Nonvegan Foods That You Might Not Know About

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There are many nonvegan foods that people don’t know about. In this blog post, we will discuss a few of them! Some of these foods may surprise you, while others are probably things that you eat regularly. We hope that this information will help you become more aware of the many nonvegan foods out there and make more informed choices when it comes to your diet!

Here’s a list of nonvegan foods that might surprise you:

1) Honey

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Bees are considered nonvegan because they produce honey as part of their natural reproductive process. If bees didn’t do this, then there wouldn’t be enough food for them to eat! It’s also worth noting that most commercial beekeepers use pesticides on their crops which can harm the insects and make it more difficult for them to pollinate flowers properly (which leads us back into another argument about whether or not nonvegan should consume these products).

2) Gelatin

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Gelatin is made from animal bones, skin, and connective tissue which have been boiled down until they’re just pure collagen protein. This makes gelatine non-vegan since no living creature was harmed in the process of making it.

3) Cheese

Cheese is often made with rennet, which is a substance that comes from the stomach lining of non-vegan animals. Rennet helps to curdle milk and produce cheese so, unless you’re buying a vegan cheese alternative, your cheese is likely not vegan!

4) Margarine

Margarine can be non-vegan because it sometimes contains dairy or eggs. If you want to be sure that your margarine is free from animal products, always check the ingredients list before purchasing!

5) Wine and Beer

Some wines and beers are clarified with egg whites or fish bladders (known as finings). If you’re looking for a non-vegan wine or beer, just make sure to read the label carefully.

6) Sugar

This might come as a surprise, but sugar is often non-vegan because it’s processed with bone char (which comes from non-vegan animals). If you want nonvegan sugar that doesn’t contain animal products just make sure to choose one labeled “vegan” or “non-bone char.”

7) Bread

Nonvegan bread can be made with the milk powder, egg whites, and other non-vegan ingredients – so always check your labels carefully before buying any type of food product!

Here’s Some More Information About Nonvegan Foods:

If you’re trying to eat a healthy diet, then many things aren’t considered good for humans and can still be eaten by non-vegans. For example, non-vegans can eat sugar (which is a nonvegan product because it’s processed with bone char) and meat products like chicken or beef without worrying too much about health risks.

But if you’re trying to avoid non-vegan foods due to ethical reasons, then some other things might surprise you on this list! For instance, non-vegans can’t drink milk or eat eggs because these come from animals who were killed for us humans to consume them – but it turns out that honey isn’t considered non-vegan either since bees produce this sweetener as part of their natural reproductive process which means we’d be killing off an entire species just so we could use one ingredient in our food! As always though we recommend checking the ingredients list of every product that you buy to make sure that it’s vegan-friendly.


So there are many nonvegan foods out there – some that you might know about, and others things might surprise you! We hope this article has helped to educate you on the different types of food products that contain animal ingredients. As always, let us know if you have any questions in the comments section below!

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