Vegan BBQ Products to Get Your Grill On

There are more vegan BBQ options than ever before in UK supermarkets, so let’s get grilling!

Vegan BBQ food from the grill
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Once upon a time, vegan guests at a BBQ would have to endure a pitiful corn on the cob, charred bean burgers or assortments of side salads. Not anymore!

There’s an exciting array of vegan BBQ foods in supermarkets, from sizzling skewers and sausages to bangin’ burgers.

If you don’t fancy cooking any plant-based BBQ recipes, we’ve put together the ultimate product guide for you to grill up the perfect meat-free feast this year.

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BBQ Kebabs and Skewers

BBQ Burgers

BBQ Sausages

Vegan BBQ KEBABS and Skewers

Planted Chicken Skewers

Made with pea protein, Planted’s chicken skewers have a meat-like texture that’s perfect for barbecuing. If you’re looking for plant-based skewers that are high in protein and free from additives, these are sure to be a hit.

Available at Planted’s website and Tesco.

Planted Vegan BBQ Chicken Skewers
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Tesco Plant Chef Koftas

Thanks to Derek Sarno’s Plant Chef range exclusive to Tesco, you can tuck into Minted No Lamb koftas this summer. To get the chargrilled effect, cook the koftas in the oven first, then heat on the barbecue for a few minutes.

Plant Chef No Mint Koftas
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THIS™ Isn’t Lamb Kebabs

The popular meat alternative brand THIS™ has developed a plant-based kebab even non-vegans will love. Closely resembling the texture of lamb, these vegan BBQ kebabs will become a firm favourite in no time.

Available at Tesco, Ocado and Sainsbury’s.

THIS™ Isn't Lamb Kebabs
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Shicken Kebabs

Your summer BBQ will never be the same, thanks to Shicken’s vegan kebabs. Made by chefs using a tried and tested family recipe, these kebabs cook beautifully on the grill.

Available at Shicken’s website, Costco and Tesco.

Shicken Vegan Tikka Kebabs
Image Credit: Shicken

VEGAN BBQ Burgers

Beyond Meat Burgers

Craving a plant-based burger that grills and tastes just like beef? The Beyond Burger sizzles to satisfaction. Just heat up your BBQ and grill for around four minutes on each side.

Available at most UK supermarkets.

Beyond Burger
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Meatless Farm Plant-Based Quarter Pounder Burgers

If you’re avoiding soy or gluten but want a meat-like burger for your BBQ, try Meatless Farm’s quarter pounders. Impressively beefy and juicy, these make a great summer treat.

Available at Asda and Ocado.

Meatless Farm Burger
Image Credit: Meatless Farm

Richmond Meat-Free Burgers

Made with pea protein, these succulent burgers make a great vegan-friendly alternative to Richmond’s popular range. To get the best results on the BBQ, you may need to shallow fry them in a pan for a few minutes first.

Available at most UK supermarkets.

Richmond Meat Free Burgers
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The No Meat Company

If you’re a fan of the popular No Bull Burgers, you’ll be pleased to know they’re suitable for cooking on the BBQ. Throw them on your BBQ and enjoy that flame-grilled taste!

  • No Bull Quarter Pounders
  • No Bull Steak Burgers

Available at Iceland.

No Bull Burger
Image Credit: The No Meat Company

Supermarket Own-Brand

As well as the brands highlighted above, you’ll also find most supermarkets offer their own-brand vegan ranges in the chilled and frozen sections.

  • Asda Plant-Based Meat-Free Burgers
  • OMV! Deliciously Vegan 2 No Beef Burgers
  • Tesco Plant Chef Meat Free Burgers
  • Aldi Plant Menu Ultimate No Beef Burgers
  • Sainsbury’s Plant Pioneers No Beef Burgers
  • Co-Op GRO The Quarter Pounder Burger
  • Marks & Spencer Plant Kitchen Steak Burgers
OMV! Vegan Beef Burgers
Image Credit: OMV! at Asda

VEGAN BBQ Sausages

Beyond Meat Plant-Based Sausage

Your favourite alfresco foods are still on the menu thanks to Beyond Meat’s plant-based sausage. It may be free from gluten and soy but it’s packed with flavour and makes an impressive meat alternative.

Available at Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose.

Beyond Sausage
Image Credit: Beyond Meat

Meatless Farm

Choose from a variety of meat-free sausages thanks to Meatless Farm’s exciting range.

  • Plant-Based Chorizo-Style Sausages
  • Plant-Based Chipolata Sausages
  • Plant-Based Sausages (Frozen)

Available at Asda, Sainsbury’s, Ocado and Morrisons.

Meatless Farm Chorizo Sausages
Image Credit: Meatless Farm

Richmond Meat-Free Sausages

The iconic sausages by Richmond have been impressively veganised. They make the ultimate succulent sausages for your meatless BBQ.

Available at most UK supermarkets.

Richmond Meat-Free sausages
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Linda McCartney’s

The pioneer of meat-free sausages has an array of vegan options to choose from.

  • Vegetarian Sausages
  • Vegetarian Lincolnshire Sausages
  • Vegetarian Chorizo and Red Pepper Sausages
  • Vegetarian Red Onion and Rosemary Sausages

Available at most UK supermarkets.

Linda McCartney's Sausage
Image Credit: Linda McCartney’s

The No Meat Company Meat-Free Sausages

Although frozen sausages take longer to grill on the BBQ, it’s worth having a pack of meat-free bangers from The No Meat Company in the freezer just in case we have a bout of good weather you need to take advantage of.

Available at Iceland, Ocado and Asda.

No Meat Company Sausages
Image Credit: No Meat Company

Supermarket Own-Brand

  • Most supermarkets in the UK have their own ranges of vegan sausages in the chilled and frozen sections.
  • Asda OMV! Deliciously Vegan No Pork Sausages
  • Tesco Plant Chef Meat-Free Bangers
  • Sainsbury’s Plant Pioneers Chorizo Shroomdogs
  • Co-Op GRO Sizzlin’ Sausages
  • Mark & Spencer Plant Kitchen Sausages
ASDA OMV! Vegan Sausages
Image Credit: OMV! by Asda

Fancy some more summer food inspo? Check out these vegan picnic recipes and sensational salads.

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