One frustrating thing about ALDI is there complete unpredictability. Even Trader Joe’s has a definite seasonality and keeps popular items on board. But ALDI products often appear and disappear before most people can get a taste. Fortunately, one popular dairy-free item (or should I say two!) is making a comeback for those who missed it. Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar Sticks and Mozzarella Sticks are hitting shelves now, just in time for the Super Bowl. Hopefully, this time, they stick around. But just in case, stock up!
Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar & Mozzarella Sticks are on Repeat at ALDI
For some reason, ALDI decided to get fancy with their ingredient names. “maize” starch and flour are just cornstarch and corn flour, and gram flour is chickpea flour (not graham flour, which contains wheat). So these cheesy appetizers are not only dairy-free, they’re also gluten-free and allergy-friendly by ingredients.
Unlike traditional mozzarella sticks, these appetizers don’t have that telltale cheese stretch. But they do have a very cheesy flavor that still offers a bite of nostalgia. But be sure to leave your rating and review below to let others know what you think of the taste and texture!
Ingredients: water, coconut oil, rice flour, potato starch, gram flour, modified potato starch, modified maize starch, maize flour, maize starch, cellulose, parsley, lemon powder, onion powder, raising agents: sodium bicarbonate & disodium diphosphate, garlic powder, dextrose, olive extract, pepper, thickener: xanthan gum, color, beta-carotene, vitamin b12.
Nutrition (per stick): 70 calories, 4g fat, 8g carbs, <1g fiber, 1g sugars (includes 0g added sugars), <1g protein.*
Ingredients: water, coconut oil, rice flour, gram flour, potato starch, modified potato starch, modified maize starch, maize flour, maize starch, salt, ground sunflower kernels, tomato powder, sunflower oil, flavorings, stabilizer: methyl cellulose, dried red pepper, black pepper, lemon powder, onion powder, raising agents: sodium bicarbonate & disodium diphosphate, garlic powder, olive extract, dextrose, acidity regulator: lactic acid, pepper, thickener: xanthan gum, beta-carotene, vitamin b12.
Nutrition (per stick): 70 calories, 4g fat, 8g carbs, 0g fiber, 0g sugars (includes 0g added sugars), 1g protein.*
More Facts on Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar & Mozzarella Sticks
- Price: $3.69 per 6.49-ounce bag (8 sticks)
- Availability: Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar & Mozzarella Sticks are sold exclusively at U.S. ALDI stores in the freezer section. They’re a limited time option that usually pops up before the Super Bowl.
- Certifications: We did not note any certifications on Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar & Mozzarella Sticks.
- Dietary Notes: By ingredients, Earth Grown Vegan Cheddar & Mozzarella Sticks are dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, nut-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, and vegetarian.*
- For More Product Information: Visit the ALDI U.S. website at www.aldi.us.
*Always read the ingredient and nutrition statement prior to consumption. Ingredients, processes, and labeling are subject to change at any time for any company or product. Contact the company to discuss their manufacturing processes if potential allergen cross-contamination is an issue for you. All food products are at some degree of risk for allergen cross-contamination. Only you can assess what is safe for your needs.
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Love the product
Love the product, wish they were year round
Best vegan cheese sticks!
We found these in February, my husband is not vegan. These were the only vegan cheese he liked and then they were gone when we went back for more. Really sad they aren’t an all the time item. They are really good. I really hope they bring these back again!
Earth grown cheddar cheese
I love it , it is very cheesy.
But I can’t get it in any Aldi near me
Earth Grown vegan mozzarella & cheddar Sticks
Absolutely loved the cheese sticks. I hope Aldi will have them in store all the time as I can not find them anywhere else!
Wish they were available year round