Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative (DISCONTINUED)

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Unfortunately, Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative was discontinued in November 2019. See our Dairy-Free Yogurt Reviews section for brands currently available. Some brands that do contain a notable amount of protein include: Nancy’s Oatmilk Yogurt, Forager Plant-Based Protein Yogurt, Siggi’s Plant-Based Yogurt, Silk Soymilk Yogurt, and Activia Almondmilk Yogurt.

Like dairy yogurt, Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is traditionally made via fermentation, pasteurization, and incubation with live and active cultures. They even attempt to mimic the macronutrients by combining creamy cashewmilk with pea protein for the yogurt base. In fact, each single-serve has more protein than sugar!

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein - get the ratings, ingredients, allergen info, availability and more here (dairy-free, vegan, gluten-free)

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein

Despite the lower sugars, and complete lack of refined sugar, this yogurt alternative is quite sweet. And it does have a notable “pea protein” consistency. But tell us what you think of it by leaving your review and rating below!

Vanilla

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein - get the ratings, ingredients, allergen info, availability and more here (dairy-free, vegan, gluten-free)Ingredients: cashewmilk (filtered water, cashews), pea protein, chicory root extract, coconut sugar, natural flavors, fruit pectin, guar gum, vanilla bean specks, stevia leaf extract, monk fruit extract, live and active cultures (s. thermophilus, l. bulgaricus, and bifidobacterium lactis. Contains cashew and coconut. May contain other tree nuts. Produced in a facility that also processes soy.*

Nutrition (per 5.3-ounce container): 180 calories, 8g fat, 18g carbs, 6g fiber, 7g sugars, 13g protein.*

Blueberry

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein - get the ratings, ingredients, allergen info, availability and more here (dairy-free, vegan, gluten-free)Ingredients: cashewmilk (filtered water, cashews), pea protein, chicory root extract, coconut sugar, blueberries, blueberry puree, natural flavors, fruit and vegetable juice (for color), fruit pectin, guar gum, stevia leaf extract, monk fruit extract, live and active cultures (s. thermophilus, l. bulgaricus, and bifidobacterium lactis. Contains cashew and coconut. May contain other tree nuts. Produced in a facility that also processes soy.*

Nutrition (per 5.3-ounce container): 180 calories, 8g fat, 18g carbs, 6g fiber, 7g sugars, 13g protein.*

Strawberry

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein - get the ratings, ingredients, allergen info, availability and more here (dairy-free, vegan, gluten-free)Ingredients: cashewmilk (filtered water, cashews), pea protein, chicory root extract, strawberries, coconut sugar, strawberry puree, natural flavors, fruit pectin, guar gum, fruit and vegetable juice (for color), stevia leaf extract, monk fruit extract, live and active cultures (s. thermophilus, l. bulgaricus, and bifidobacterium lactis. Contains cashew and coconut. May contain other tree nuts. Produced in a facility that also processes soy.*

Nutrition (per 5.3-ounce container): 180 calories, 8g fat, 18g carbs, 6g fiber, 7g sugars, 13g protein.*

Raspberry

Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Tops in Plant-Based Protein - get the ratings, ingredients, allergen info, availability and more here (dairy-free, vegan, gluten-free)Ingredients: cashewmilk (filtered water, cashews), pea protein, chicory root extract, raspberries, coconut sugar, raspberry puree, natural flavors, fruit pectin, fruit and vegetable juice (for color), guar gum, stevia leaf extract, sea salt, monk fruit extract, live and active cultures (s. thermophilus, l. bulgaricus, and bifidobacterium lactis. Contains cashew and coconut. May contain other tree nuts. Produced in a facility that also processes soy.*

Nutrition (per 5.3-ounce container): 180 calories, 8g fat, 18g carbs, 6g fiber, 7g sugars, 13g protein.*

More Facts on Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative

Price: $1.99 per 5-ounce container

Availability: Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is now exclusively sold at Sprouts Farmers Markets in the U.S.

Certifications: Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is Certified Gluten-Free, Certified Vegan, Non-GMO Verified, and Certified Kosher D (for dairy equipment, not ingredients; see our Understanding Kosher Guide).

Dietary Notes: By ingredients, Vega Protein Cashewmilk Yogurt Alternative is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, peanut-free, soy-free, vegan, and vegetarian.*

For More Product Information: Visit the Vega website at myvega.com.

*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. No food product can be guaranteed “safe” for every individual’s needs. You should never rely on ingredient and allergen statements alone if dealing with a severe food allergy. 

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What Others Are Saying ...

I love these! So delicious

5.0 rating
February 8, 2020

The only non dairy yogurt I enjoy and has good consistency. Awesome flavor choices (blueberry is my favorite) and the high fiber is a huge plus. Great protein to carb and fat ratio as well. The nutritional profile and taste is worth the minor splurge.

Healthnut

Excellent nutritional stats

5.0 rating
October 24, 2019

High protein, low sugar, plus fiber. Different texture, so don’t compare with other yogurts on this point, just accept for what it Is!

Katherine

Vega Protein Vanilla Yogurt

2.0 rating
September 20, 2019

Consistency is way too watery, not like yogurt at all.

Linda

Not a fan

1.0 rating
July 25, 2019

I was excited to try. I purchased at Sprouts. Paid $2.89
Cons: The Strawberry flavor in my opinion taste horrible. I couldn’t determine the actual flavor but it is sweet but tart kinda sour. Fact: The consistency was watery/runny. The color for strawberry was not pink more like a mauve. I notice it was grainy.
Pros: It didnt not smell bad. The packaging was cool.
Take away: Usually like Vega products but this one was terrible. I will not buy this product again.

Ava

Cashew Milk Yogurt Who Knee

5.0 rating
July 18, 2019

Raspberry is my fav. High protein great consistency. Flavor is delicious. Wish more places carried this product. Nutritarians this is for us. Yeah! Absolutely worth eating and tasty.

Cathy Cuddy

Best yogurt alternative ever

5.0 rating
June 29, 2019

I love this yogurt. The flavors all have a great sweet/tart ratio and it’s got a lot of protein. I could live off this…

Nancy Gwillym

Healthiest yogurt alternative on the market

5.0 rating
June 8, 2019

This is the only yogurt alternative available with fruit that has a reasonably small sugar content. Combine that with the high protein and it stands out in the crowd. I like the raspberry, strawberry, and blueberry flavors, and hope that maybe more will become available in time. I do wish that it was available in more stores, and I find the product often running out or in small numbers when shopping for it.

Steve

Love the flavor, but could be less sweet

4.0 rating
May 26, 2019

Most yogurt alternatives have minimal protein, so I was happy to find this one. I like the addition of pea protein and the texture does not bother me. I just wish it was a little less sweet, although it comes from Stevia rather than sugar.

Lucie Caslavska

I honestly love these

5.0 rating
May 25, 2019

The texture is a bit chalky and they do all taste like chocolate for some reason but I do really like these. The pre and probiotics and great and I add some ground flaxseed on top which “fixes” the texture issue for me personally.

Frankie

Why is it so sweet??

2.0 rating
May 10, 2019

I was excited when I saw only 7 grams of sugar, and I think they should have stopped there. The added stevia made it sickly sweet to me, my stomach was upset. I don’t think that most health-conscious people want a ton of sweetener in their food or need it to taste super sweet. I only tried the raspberry.

Kristin

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Alisa is the founder of GoDairyFree.org, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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