It’s not always easy being vegan but in Toronto chocolate is not off the list of things to eat thanks to a growing number of dairy-free chocolate makers.
With Toronto’s Luxury Chocolate Festival fast approaching we’ve discovered some brand new sources from milk-less chocolate plus rounded up some of our favourite local stalwarts that make chocolate bars, truffles, and more for vegan choco-holics.
Here’s where to find the best vegan chocolate in Toronto.
Small batch, vegan certified chocolate treats are exactly what this Vancouver-based chocolate maker specializes in. Onn place of dairy, this chocolatier uses organic coconut oil which gives signature salted caramel and choco-peppermint treats a rich and velvety texture.
Address: Stockists across Toronto.
Vegan, fair trade, and free of nuts! Chocolate bars from Giddy Yoyo start with stone ground cacao and are crafted with sun-dried sugar cane, creamy cacao butter and organic essential oils and spices.
Discover (AKA sample) this online-only brand in person at Toronto’s Luxury Chocolate Festival.
There’s a wealth of vegan chocolate options at this confectionery in Liberty Village. An ever changing selection of truffles has been known to include flavours like dark chocolate mint meltaways, PB&J truffles, dark orange, and more. Plus you’ll find chocolate coconut clusters, candy apples and caramel popcorns also all vegan-friendly.
Address: 171 East Liberty Street, Unit #142, Toronto
The vegan chocolate collection is a gift-worthy offering from this Toronto-based, online chocolate retailer. Each package contains an assortment dairy-free dark chocolates in signature flavours like rose dark chocolate, chili dark chocolate, pumpkin spice dark chocolate, and more.
Vegan chocolate truffles join the growing line-up of sweet vegan treats from this chocolatier in The Junction. Perfect for gifting that special meatless-eater in your life, look forward to flavours like basil ginger, rosemary, and mandarin.
Address: 829 Dundas Street West, Toronto
There are only two ingredients in Soul Chocolate Roasters’ chocolate: cacao beans and cane sugar.
Address: 583 Gerrard Street East, Toronto