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Concise Labelling Required

Monday, 8 July 2024, 1:35 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Food products in Aotearoa have specific requirements for labelling in most circumstances, however missing from legislation is the definition of plant-based, vegan and vegetarian. As a result consumers are becoming increasingly confused as what products are “safe” ... More >>

Vegan Cheese Awards Open

Monday, 1 July 2024, 9:55 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The fourth annual Vegan Cheese Awards are underway, with judging to take place on 29th July at Khu Khu restaurant in Ponsonby. The world of plant-based cheeses has come a long way this decade, with the New Zealand sector seeing a boom in new companies and new products. More >>

Smoked Sausage With Szechuan Sauce Is Supreme

Tuesday, 25 June 2024, 10:52 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Supreme Winner of the sixth annual Vegan Sausage and Deli Meats Awards is Vegan Smoked Sausage with Szechuan Sauce by Blissful, "Whole Perfect Food" brand. More >>

Bring Out The Best Bangers

Friday, 21 June 2024, 11:05 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society of Aotearoa’s sixth annual Sausage Awards are being judged on Monday 24th June, at Khu Khu restaurant in Ponsonby. More >>

Bring Out Your Best Bangers!

Wednesday, 12 June 2024, 8:06 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society of Aotearoa’s sixth annual Sausage Awards are open for registration and this year the Society announces 6 new categories to add to the usual fare of different sausages. More >>

The Vegan Society Aotearoa: Animal Genes In Soy Is Unacceptable

Tuesday, 7 May 2024, 10:00 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Pig genes have been inserted into soy beans and are now approved to be grown in Argentina, without any concern for cross-contamination, rendering them unacceptable for vegans, vegetarians, Muslims and Jews. More >>

Vegan Chocolate Award Winners

Tuesday, 30 April 2024, 9:09 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society Aotearoa announce their third annual Chocolate Awards which were held on 29thApril at Khu Khu restaurant in Ponsonby. Six judges attended the awards, each one offering a unique perspective on the award categories and from their own ... More >>

Welcome To The Third Vegan Chocolate Awards

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 3:20 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society Aotearoa are pleased to announce their third annual Chocolate Awards which will be judged on 29th April at Khu Khu restaurant in Ponsonby. There will be six judges attending the awards, each one offering a unique perspective on ... More >>

What’s In A Trademark?

Friday, 29 March 2024, 5:45 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Companies who are concerned with reaching their target audience should consider carefully if a vegan trademark would help their products. More >>

Voting Begins For NZ’s Dairy Free Awards

Thursday, 1 February 2024, 12:23 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

In the fourth year of holding these People’s Choice Awards, the products are always delicious, the categories full of Kiwi goodness and ingenuity and this is a great opportunity to let the Vegan Society of Aotearoa know which are the best in dairy ... More >>

Korma Pie Voted Supreme Winner

Wednesday, 25 October 2023, 6:14 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The winners of the sixth New Zealand Vegan Pie Awards, are in. This is great news for vegan pie lovers all over the country. As more bakeries receive requests from people wanting vegan pies, Kiwi bakers are stepping up to the task with some newcomers ... More >>

Sunny Day For Sonntag

Tuesday, 25 July 2023, 6:23 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Supreme Winner of the third annual Vegan Society Vegan Cheese Awards is Sonntag, with their delicious “Cumin Gouda Style”. The judges said it was “firm and dense with wonderful balanced flavour, perfectly complemented by the cumin. Brilliant ... More >>

Third Annual Vegan Cheese Awards

Thursday, 20 July 2023, 5:12 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The competition is hotting up for the third annual Vegan Society Cheese Awards . The Vegan Society has received many outstanding vegan cheeses to wow their judges and crown one cheese a Supreme Winner. The Awards will be held on from 9am til noon ... More >>

Second Time Winner At Vegan Sausage Awards

Tuesday, 27 June 2023, 7:16 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The fifth annual Vegan Sausage Awards, took place on 26th June , and a new category of plant-based meat alternatives were added to the usual sausage categories. It is a delight to be able to increase the Sausage Award categories and showcase the many ... More >>

Is Dunedin Serious About The Climate Emergency?

Tuesday, 30 May 2023, 9:45 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

A growing coalition of organisations including the Vegan Society of Aotearoa, the Plant Based Treaty, the Dunedin Ōtepoti Vegan Society and the Animal Save Movement are calling on the Mayor of Dunedin to make his city the first in Aotearoa to endorse ... More >>

The Hunt For The Best Vegan Sausage In Aotearoa Is Underway!

Friday, 19 May 2023, 3:23 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

For the fifth annual Vegan Sausage Awards, a new category of plant-based meat alternatives will be added to the usual sausage categories. The Vegan Society Awards work to reflect the variety and choice available in the plant-based world, here in Aotearoa. It is ... More >>

Vegan Chocolate Award Winners

Tuesday, 25 April 2023, 6:05 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Judges checking bars The Vegan Society Aotearoa held the second annual Vegan Chocolate Awards on 24th April at Khu Khu Eatery in Auckland. With over 100 different chocolate entries the illustrious judges had a tasty, yet difficult task ahead of them. Chocolate ... More >>

Vegan Chocolate Award Winners

Tuesday, 25 April 2023, 5:34 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society Aotearoa held the second annual Vegan Chocolate Awards on 24th April at Khu Khu Eatery in Auckland. With over 100 different chocolate entries the illustrious judges had a tasty, yet difficult task ahead of them. Chocolate makers ... More >>

Second Annual Vegan Chocolate Awards

Sunday, 23 April 2023, 5:30 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The Vegan Society Aotearoa is delighted to anounce the second annual Vegan Chocolate Awards. There are so many Kiwi made vegan chocolates available throughout New Zealand, that we felt it was time to offer these awards, to showcase the excellence to be ... More >>

Magnum Almond Is Kiwi Favourite

Tuesday, 28 February 2023, 7:15 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The fourth annual Dairy Free Awards, which highlight and showcase the best of New Zealand's available plant-based dairy alternatives are announced today. The Awards cover six categories of products: ice cream, milk, cream, desserts, yoghurt and butter, ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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