Forager Vegan Ice Cream

As big fans of Forager yogurt, we were excited to see that the company is also making ice cream, in flavors including Cookies & Cream and Bittersweet Chocolate, as well as Vanilla Bean, Mint Chip, and Salted Caramel. While this brand isn’t our very favorite vegan ice cream (those new to vegan ice cream might …

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Daiya Ice Cream

Daiya has long been a staple for so many vegan items — and now they have ice cream, which we’ve just discovered in our local grocery. So far, there are three three flavors — Triple Fudge Chunk, Salted Caramel Chip, and Classic Vanilla Creme. We tried the chocolate and caramel varieties to start. The Triple …

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Craig’s Vegan Ice Cream

We were delighted to try Craig’s vegan ice cream, special-ordered from LA and shipped to Southern Oregon. Craig’s Killa’ Vanilla (“Classic Vanilla Infused With Madagascar Vanilla Bean”) is perfection. It’s creamy and very flavorful, with little specks of vanilla bean. It beautifully topped the apple pie pictured in the background, above. The other flavor we …

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Hakuna Banana Ice Cream

Along with Totes Oats, Hakuna Banana offers myriad vegan options; whereas Totes Oats is oatmilk-based, this variety is made of bananas. Of the varieties at our local grocery, we opted for Choco Choco Chip (other flavors include strawberry, peanut butter chip, and “banilla”). The Choco Choco Chip flavor has a slightly icy texture and isn’t …

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Kate’s Ice Cream

Back in February — just before the pandemic closed down life, and long before ice-cream season — we had the great fortune of discovering Kate’s Ice Cream while visiting Oregon Bark in Portland … Kate’s kitchen is a couple doors down from Oregon Bark (this area is a hub of vegan goodness!). Kate invited us …

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Oatly Chocolate Ice Cream

We were so thrilled to have found such a wonderful plant milk in Oatly, you can only imagine our joy at finding this Oatly ice cream (aka “frozen dessert”). This vegan ice cream is oat-based, of course, and includes coconut oil, which accounts for its amazingly smooth, creamy texture. Like Oatly plant milk, it’s just …

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Steve’s Dairy Free Ice cream

It was lovely (even in this chilly weather) to find several dairy-free flavors of Steve’s ice cream in our local grocery’s freezer. We sampled Chocolate Salty Caramel, Moroccan Mash Up, and Cold-Brewed Cinnamon Coffee. All are coconut based, and all are delicious. The Chocolate Salty Caramel is creamy and lovely, with swirls of rich caramel …

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