Go to the main content Menu
Back
Food & Drink
Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell

22 Vegan Thanksgiving Items from Trader Joe’s

Here’s everything you need from Trader Joe’s this Thanksgiving.

Pumpkin Rolls

Wake up and smell the pumpkin! Start off your Thanksgiving morning with these delicious pumpkin-flavored breakfast rolls complete with pumpkin spice icing!

Pumpkin Bread & Muffin Mix

Another pumpkin-flavored breakfast option is this boxed muffin mix! Just add your favorite vegan egg substitute with oil and water, follow the instructions, and enjoy!

Pumpkin Tortilla Chips

And the pumpkin trend continues! These sweetly spiced tortilla chips are the perfect pre-game for your Thanksgiving feast!

Vegan Ranch Dip

This one goes out to the VegOut founder, Maggie Ortlieb (a.k.a. the #1 vegan ranch enthusiast!). This plant-based creamy creation is the perfect addition to a vegetable platter or even doused on your Thanksgiving plate––we won’t judge you! When in doubt, add ranch!

Breaded Turkey-less Stuffed Roast with Gravy

Because, duh! Trader Joe’s revives this fan favorite for another year of bountiful vegan offerings! If you haven’t tried this entree yet, get your hands on one ASAP! Even if you’re celebrating solo, it makes for great reheated leftovers!

Organic Savory Vegan Gravy

Can’t get enough of that gravy? You’re in luck! This year, Trader Joe’s will be selling individual containers of that glorious vegan liquid gold! It pairs perfectly with mashed potatoes, stuffing, bread, or the Turkey-less Roast––which already comes with gravy, but one can never have too much!

Riced Cauliflower Stuffing

Save your splurging for dessert and try this low-carb, fiber-filled stuffing! It has the perfect amount of sweetness from the dried cranberries and makes for a great flavorful addition to your dinner table!

Butter

What says “home-cooked meal” more than adding loads of butter to any recipe? Trader Joe’s has many variations of plant-based butter to lather up your favorite dish, including Smart Balance and Miyoko's brand spreads!

Cornbread Mix

Cornbread is a traditional Thanksgiving accessory for a reason––it’s just so dang good and versatile! Mix the bag contents with your favorite egg substitute and non-dairy milk and you’re good to go!

Roasted Vegetables

Because we should probably include vegetables somewhere, right? Here it is! This item is a quick and easy way to get your veggies and please your taste buds!

Turkey and Stuffing Seasoned Kettle Chips

Kettle chips that are flavored like turkey and stuffing but are vegan?! We’re almost just as stumped as you are! Even though it doesn’t sound plant-based, all of the ingredients are actually vegan!

Gourmet Fried Onion Pieces

No green bean casserole is complete without the satisfying crunch of the fried onions on top! Trader Joe’s thought it all through and has the perfect product for you to pick up, sprinkle on your casserole, and call it a day!

Cranberry Sauce

It’s not Thanksgiving dinner without a generous smothering of cranberry sauce on any and everything! Grab this can, and check it off your list!

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

When it comes to potatoes, we ain’t got no type! This product saves you from the grueling process of peeling and boiling potatoes. It’s comprised of just one ingredient, sweet potatoes––no, really? And it even comes with microwave directions for those college students looking for a make-shift dorm-friendly Thanksgiving!

Mini Marshmallows

Who is Sweet Potatoes’ partner in crime? Marshmallows! These plush beauties are gelatin-free, making them completely vegan! Sweet potato casserole, here we come!

Coconut Milk or Cream

If you’re looking to make pie from scratch this year, you’ll probably need a can or two of coconut milk or cream! Whatever form of coconut offspring your recipe calls for, Trader Joe’s probably has it! Pick up Organic Coconut Milk, Organic Reduced-Fat Coconut Milk, or Organic Coconut Cream.

Organic Pumpkin

Speaking of pie, don’t forget the pumpkin! If you want to go down the classic route and make a vegan pumpkin pie, you might need a few of these!

Soy Creamy Vanilla Ice Cream

Who doesn’t love pie á la mode? This soy-based ice cream is a marvelous addition to your pie! And if your pie recipe doesn’t turn out as expected, no worries––it’s great solo, too!

Coconut Whipped Topping

While this item isn’t technically Trader Joe’s brand, we couldn’t leave it out! Elevate your dessert to the highest height with this metal can of deliciousness that’s carried at most Trader Joe’s!

Maple Leaf Cookies

There’s always room for cookies! These fall-inspired cuties are made with vegan ingredients and tasty flavors!

Vegan Cookies

These Vegan Chocolate Chip, Oatmeal Chocolate Chip, and Trail Mix cookies are just what you need to finish off the dessert table! If you just can’t get enough, rejoice in knowing they’re available year round!

Chocolate Chips

Instead of paying an insane amount of money for chocolate chips that are clearly marked as “vegan,” save some coin with these “accidentally vegan” chocolate pieces of bliss! They’re perfect for homemade chocolate chip cookies or to sprinkle on top of your pie (on top of the ice cream, on top of the whipped cream—it’s the holiday season, anything goes!)

Please note: Trader Joe's product selection varies by location.

Allie Mitchell

@alliemitch

Allie is a writer, musical theatre performer, yoga instructor, and walking vegan restaurant directory. On any given day, you can catch her making tofu scramble, scouring Trader Joe’s for new plant-based products, or watching The Lizzie McGuire Movie! Visit her website at alexandrammitchell.com.

Articles by Allie
Allie Mitchell

More from VegOut

See the article detroit vegan soul closes west village location

Detroit Vegan Soul Closes West Village Location

The Black-owned soul food restaurant permanently closes its original location.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Detroit Vegan Soul
News Detroit
See the article celebrate national cheese lover’s day with daiya

Celebrate National Cheese Lover’s Day with Daiya

The cheese brand has reformulated some of their classic cheese blocks just in time for this epic holiday!

Cayla White
Daiya
Sponsored Food & Drink
See the article this new mind-blowing vegan milk tastes just like cow’s milk

This New Mind-Blowing Vegan Milk Tastes Just Like Cow’s Milk

The dairy industry is quaking at Silk’s new product line!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Silk
News
See the article 9 ready-to-drink non-alcoholic cocktails for dry january

9 Ready-to-Drink Non-Alcoholic Cocktails for Dry January

For those times when you’re craving a good mixed drink without the alcohol!

Cayla White
Spirity
Food & Drink
See the article vegan loaded taco salad recipe

Vegan Loaded Taco Salad Recipe

This Loaded Taco Salad is a fresh take on a Tex-Mex classic. Made with Hodo Adobo Mexican Crumbles, pickled red onions, and a cilantro-lime vinaigrette, even your non-vegan friends will love this dish.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Hodo Foods
Recipe
See the article 10 vegan meal delivery services to try in 2022

10 Vegan Meal Delivery Services to Try in 2022

These meal delivery companies have everything you need to get the new year started on a healthy note.

Kayla Pasko
Food & Drink
See the article selling sunset star emma leigh hernan launches frozen vegan empanada brand

Selling Sunset Star Emma Leigh Hernan Launches Frozen Vegan Empanada Brand

This new plant-based frozen food company has snacktime covered.

Kayla Pasko
Emma Leigh
News
See the article 5 vegan honey brands to try

5 Vegan Honey Brands to Try

Life is sweet with these cruelty-free, vegan honey alternatives.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Vegan Honey
Food & Drink
See the article unbelievably vegan: an interview with charity morgan

Unbelievably Vegan: An Interview with Charity Morgan

This celebrity chef is dishing up details about her family’s transition to a plant-based lifestyle and sharing tidbits from her new cookbook, Unbelievably Vegan.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Charity Morgan
Interviews
See the article 14 best vegan protein bars

14 Best Vegan Protein Bars

These plant-based protein bars will unite gym rats and busy bees alike!

Natalie Brown Natalie Brown
Real Food Bar
Food & Drink
See the article former starbucks executive joins plant power fast food

Former Starbucks Executive Joins Plant Power Fast Food

The rapidly expanding fast-food chain names Steve Figliola as new Chief Development Officer.

Cayla White
Plant Power Fast Food
News
See the article wanderlust creamery is scooping ube and pavlova vegan ice cream flavors this month

Wanderlust Creamery Is Scooping Ube and Pavlova Vegan Ice Cream Flavors This Month

Run, don’t walk to your nearest location to try these limited-edition flavors!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Wanderlust Creamery
News Los Angeles

Newsletter

We’ll keep you updated on new information,
upcoming events, and the best deals in your area.

By signing up you agree to receive emails from VegOut Magazine
and accept our terms of use, privacy policy, and cookie policy.

Subscribe Now

Get the premier vegan food and lifestyle magazine delivered to your door (or inbox!)
Order the magazine!
The Holiday Issue

Navigation

The Holiday Issue

Subscribe Now

Order the magazine!
Close

Filters

Cities

The Most

Writer