The 12 Best Store-Bought Vegan Ice Cream Brands
Sweet tooth? Treat yourself to these dairy-free ice cream pints today!
Craving cool and creamy dairy-free ice cream? We know we are! We’re popping plant-based ice creams by the pint over here. From well-known brands and traditional flavors to newer companies with unique varieties, there are plenty of sweet treats for all to enjoy. Ready to scream for plant-based ice cream? Check out our list of the best store-bought vegan ice cream brands!
Available in Vanilla, Chocolate, Cookie Dough, and Mint Chocolate Chip, this vegan ice cream is wicked good! Wicked Kitchen offers a full lineup of plant-based eats, from meal kits and sauces to ice cream pints and frozen novelty treats. These chef-inspired desserts are sure to impress you and your taste buds.
You’re going to want to grab a spoon for this one! Made with creamy oat milk, the Oatly frozen desserts are decadent and dairy-free. Find fun flavors like Raspberry Swirl, Coffee, Fudge Brownie, and Mint Chip in stores today. But don’t forgo the classics—Vanilla, Chocolate, and Strawberry, anyone?
So Delicious is one of our go-to brands for store-bought vegan ice cream and novelty treats. With plenty of flavors and a good deal of dairy-free ice cream bases, what’s not to love? Peep Snickerdoodle Cashew Milk, Chocolate Hazelnut Brownie Oat Milk, Cookie Dough Coconut Milk, and Strawberry Wondermilk ice creams.
Welcome to plant-based Atlanta! JD’s Vegan ice cream was created by Grammy-winning producer, recording artist, and longtime vegan, Jermaine Dupri. While these pints start with coconut cream, the flavors are varied and delicious. Options include Key Lime Pie, Welcome to Atlanta Peach Cobbler, Apple Butter, and (404) Cookies & Cream. Find these tasty pints at a Walmart near you!
No cows were harmed in making this vegan ice cream—nada one! While that’s one of the main reasons we love NadaMoo!, the flavors keep us coming back for more! The dairy-free brand offers fruity, chocolaty, and one-of-a-kind pints to thoroughly enjoy. We’re loving the Strawberry Cheesecake, Rockiest Road, and Birthday Cake Cookie Dough options.
Wonderlab’s Doozy Pots plant-based ice creams are out of this world! This vegan gelato contains organic and ethically sourced ingredients like milk made from oat and hemp. Enjoy delicious flavors like Banana Cinnamon Date Swirl, Chocolate Mint Chip, Chocolate Raspberry Swirl, and Smooth Coffee. We’ll take one of each, please!
For plant-based paradise in a pint, check out Mauna Loa. This vegan ice cream is made with macadamia milk, and it’s seriously so creamy! Pint varieties include flavors inspired by Hawaii. Check out Big Island Mac Nut, Mango Liliko‘i, Strawberry Guava, Kona Coffee, Rocky Road to Hana, and Moloka‘i Sea Salt & Caramel varieties, to name a few.
Well-known ice cream brand Breyers has stepped up its game with four dairy-free varieties. Made with creamy almond milk, vegan ice cream pints include Cookies & Cream, Chocolate Chocolate Chip, Vanilla Peanut Butter, and Mint Chocolate Chip. The larger tubs are great for ice cream parties, big families, and ice cream-loving vegans.
Known for indulgent frozen treats, Häagen-Dazs offers three vegan ice cream pints to share. It’s one of those I-scream-you-scream-we-all-scream-for-vegan-ice-cream things. Tasty dairy-free pints include Chocolate Salted Fudge Truffle, Coconut Caramel, and Peanut Butter Chocolate Fudge. Keep things sweet, and be sure to check out their vegan ice cream bars too!
Don’t sleep on this one, besties! Alden’s Organic offers a wide range of vegan ice cream pints and dairy-free bars. We’re obsessed with the Sweet Southern Pecan, Cookie Crumble, and Peanut Butter Chip. Enjoy these frozen treats by the spoonful or whip them into a dairy-free milkshake, sure to crush your sweet cravings.
While you’ve likely heard of Ben & Jerry’s, have you given their non-dairy pints a taste? Find many of the company’s classic ice cream flavors in vegan-friendly formulations. Inclusive ice cream FTW! We’ve got our eyes and spoons on the Bananas Foster, Phish Food, and Netflix & Chilll’d varieties.
Decadence is served! Made with cashew milk, coconut cream, and oat milk, Van Leeuwen vegan ice cream sure is creamy. And those flavors—chef’s kiss! From Sicilian Pistachio and Cookie Crumble Strawberry Jam to Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Swirl and Mint Chip, what’s not to love? But don’t take our word for it—snag yourself a pint today!
During her studies to become a registered dietitian, Anja—a longtime vegetarian—transitioned to a vegan diet. Living in Kalamazoo, Michigan at the time (Go Broncos!), she met Maggie and Tammie through VegOut Kalamazoo (one of VegOut’s first focus cities) and began collaborating with the duo. When she’s not writing about new vegan eats, practicing as a pediatric clinical dietitian, and virtually coaching fellow plant-based eaters, you can find her creating veg-centric recipes, trying new cruelty-free products, and spending time with her partner Addison and cat Kovu.
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