Category Archives: drinks

Blog Party – Promote Your Blog Today

Welcome to my Blog Party! Have some dairy free cake and pass the veggie sausage rolls…

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Rules:
1. Post a link to the best of your blog in the comments section of the Blog Party post.

2. No more than 1 link per post..

3. …and no more than 3 posts throughout the day (WordPress will think you are spamming).

4. Only post your link/s on the official Blog Party page (it will go live at 00.01 5th of 11th 2015).

5. Make an effort to visit at least one other Party Guest’s links.

6. Please follow us and/or link back to us. (You are welcome to use our little Moo Party poster above).

Here are our most popular posts:
The Great Free From Christmas Pudding Review 2015

Are Oreos vegan / vegetarian / dairy free?

Is Hartley’s Jelly vegan / vegetarian / dairy free?

We will be partying from 00.01 til 23.59 so make sure to pop by often to see all the links.

Bex
Thank You For The Moosick
– Dairy Free Reviews

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Asda Chosen By You Free From Christmas Pudding Review

As part of our Great Christmas Pudding Review 2015 today we are reviewing:

Asda Chosen By You Free From Christmas Pudding

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What is it?
Mixed fruit pudding
With brandy and cider

Ingredients:
Sultanas (28%) , Demerara Sugar , Raisins (10%) , Cider (9.0%) , Brandy (7.0%) , Palm Oil , Rice Flour , Currants (3.5%) , Sherry , Molasses , Gram Flour , Egg , Potato Flour , Orange Peel , Maize Flour , Lemon Peel , Mixed Spice [Coriander, Cinnamon, Cloves, Fennel, Ginger, Nutmeg, Cardamom] , Salt , Maize Starch , Lemon Juice , Dextrose , Orange Oil .

Free From:
Gluten
Wheat
Dairy
Meat
Coconut

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Tesco Everyday Value Spinach & Chickpea Falafels

Today we are reviewing:

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Tesco Everyday Value Spinach & Chickpea Falafels

Falafels are quite trendy around here; being the street food fave of the growing university town. Would these bargain balls be full falafel or more falaFAIL???

What is it?

Frozen 10 pack of chickpea and wheat based falafel balls.

Ingredients:

Onion, Chickpeas (14%), Wheat Flour (Wheat Flour, Calcium Carbonate, Iron, Niacin, Thiamin), Spinach (9%), Rapeseed Oil, Cumin, Garlic, Salt, Coriander Powder, Coriander Leaf, Concentrated Lemon Juice, Stabiliser (Methyl Cellulose), Chilli Powder, Turmeric, Black Pepper, Acidity Regulator (Citric Acid).

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Chi Caffe Latte

Today I am reviewing

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Chi Caffe Latte. Just spotted this in Asda and since it was on offer for £1 I decided to try one. Oddly enough it was with the standard drinks not the freefrom section and I did not know until today that these were Dairy-free.

What is it?
Coconut based drink with espresso
Cold coffee

Ingredients:
Water, coconut cream, coconut palm sugar, insulin, coffee powder, natural flavourings, sucrose ester.

Free from:
Dairy
Gluten
Soya (as far as I can see)
Honey
Gelatine
Meat

Thus suitable for:
Coeliacs
Vegans
Vegetarians
Allergy/intolerance sufferers

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Askeys Chocolate Chunk Crackin Sauce

Today I am reviewing

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Askeys Chocolate Chunk Crackin Sauce.
On a trip to Tesco yesterday I was shocked to discover that this is both dairy-free and vegan.

What is it?
Chocolate sauce for icecream
Squirt it on then watch it sets into a shell over the icecream
If you pour it on something warm it remains runny
Do no refridgerate.

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Covent Garden Slow Roast Tomato Soup

Today I am reviewing

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New Covent Garden Slow Roast Tomato Soup.
I’m not sure why soup makers feel the need to repeatedly marry tomato with dairy but there definitely seems to be some unwritten rule that tomato needs softening with cow based produce. I was surprised that this soup contained no dairy and also cost only £1. Thus I broke my “no ‘posh’ fresh soup” ban.

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500 Likes! (Plus favourite reviews)

Thank you everybody!

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500 likes

I an really happy to have received 500 likes on Thank You For The Moosick, to think that readers have taken the time to ‘like’ a review means a lot.

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To celebrate this small milestone I have included below a list of some of my favourite products I have reviewed.

I think for 1000 Likes I shall organise a giveaway of some free from goodies.

Some of my favourite dairy-free reviews (all also gluten free and vegan unless stated):
Tesco Freefrom Strawberry and Vanilla Cones ‘Cornettos’
Violife Cheese Block
Swedish Glace Icecream
Directions Hair Dye
Lazy Day Tiffin
10 Acre Cheese & Onion Crisps
Food Heaven Cheesecake
Sainsbury’s Naans (not vegan)
Kiddylicious Smoothie Melts
Tesco Choc Muffin (not vegan)
Goody Good Stuff Cola Bottles

Thank you again everybody

No Moo, No Sick!

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Vive Soy Cappuccino Milk Drink

Today I am reviewing

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Vive Soy Cappuccino.

Spotted this during my Tesco shop and wondered if it was as good as I remembered. As it’s Mothers’ Day today I’m enjoying a glass of this with my mum.

What is it?
Cappuccino flavoured soya milk drink
Added calcium
Added vit A and B

Free from:
Dairy
Gluten
Wheat
Honey
Meat

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Packaging:
Nice bright packaging
Clear Freefrom checklist
Shows other products
Serving suggestions
Cappuccino brown

Looks like:
Milky coffee

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Smells like:
Cappuccino
Mmmm

Tastes like:
Moderately strong
Sweet coffee taste
Yummy
Creamy

Price:
£1 from Tesco

Conclusion:
Its yummy
Reasonable price
Hubbypants doesn’t like coffee but he likes this
Nana Moosick reckons this is lovely
As do I
Probably wouldn’t buy every week but would certainly buy again!
I don’t drink alcohol but you could probably stick some whiskey in this and have a vegan ‘Bailey’s’
There is also a Vive Soy Chocolate!!

4/5 – I love the fact this exists

Happy Mothers’ Day to all the mums out there x x x

No Moo, No Sick!

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Awesome Tesco Freefrom / Vegan / soya-free, Dairy-free Haul

I’m so excited by my Tesco shop today, so many goodies to try this week!

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Violife cheese slices (vegan and soya free)
Violife cheese slab (vegan and soya frer)
Violife Creamy Cheese(vegan and soya free)
Vive Soy Cappuccino (vegan)
Tesco sliced ff white bread
Pimlico Vegetarian Fruit Jellies (vegan and soya free)
Tesco Piri Piri houmous (vegan and soya free)
Organix strawberry rice cakes (vegan and soya free)
Fruit Heroes apple and raspberry bars (vegan & soya free)

ALL are dairy-free and gluten-free.

Enjoy your weekend
Bex, Hubbypants and Toddlerini
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No Moo, No Sick!

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Dairy-Free Friday Faves

Happy Friday everyone!
Just wanted to do a recap of what was hot this week and what was most certainly not.

Hot:
Agave Nectar
Watching Tangled with Toddlerini
Tesco Cherry Bakewells
Swedish Glace Icecream
Original Source Shower Gel (need to review – it’s vegan)
Loving Instagram
My rabbit snail had another baby

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Not hot:
Choc Shot
Terry Pratchett’s death
Co-op shopping
People bragging on Facebook
Car problems

Have a lovely weekend
xXx

No Moo, No Sick!

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