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Plant Perks

VEGAN
CHEESE
FACTS

Is it healthy ?

What IS It made from ?

How does it compare to dairy ?

Some people may think that if something is vegan it is automatically healthy; unfortunately, that’s not the case. Many plant-based products, including vegan cheeses, are made with processed & artificial ingredients, as well as oils. Some of the non-dairy options on the market are pretty much just flavored oils mixed with artificial ingredients to thicken it up. However, there is hope. If you are wondering – “Is vegan cheese healthy?” – then we are pleased to inform you that yes, there are some great healthy options available!

PLANT Perks Vegan Cheezes have

an average of ~19% LESS saturated fat
than their dairy counterparts
as well as ZERO cholesterol
PS. More info on this below

Plant Perks Smoked Gouda Vegan Cheese made from nearly 50% cashews

WHAT IS
HEALTHY VEGAN CHEESE
MADE OF?

CASHEWS!

There may be multiple answers to that question if you’re looking at all available products in the marketplace– but in our case, cashews are what we make our vegan cheeze out of (along with natural and organic ingredients). We blend the Fair-Trade Cashews into a super smooth cream, then build upon that to create all of our deliciously creamy flavors. Better yet, our products are completely OIL-FREE!

After years of trying a little of this and a little of that, we found the perfect process! Our method allow us to deliver an equally as satisfying texture and flavor profile as dairy, which many people have grown to adore throughout their lifetime.

It’s amazing what plants can do when handled properly!

DAIRY CHEESE VS.

PLANT PERKS CASHEW CHEEZE

When you compare Plant Perks’ Plant-Based Cashew Cheeze to its dairy counterparts, it becomes very evident that the answer to the question “Is vegan cheese healthy?” is YES! Not only is vegan cheese much more healthy for animals– as it doesn’t require an animal hooked up to machine to produce– our cheeses benefit from lower saturated fat, zero cholesterol, and more.



The Lower %DV of the Nutrition Stats, Between Each Dairy Vs. Vegan Flavor, Have Been Bolded for Ease of Review !

CHEESE FLAVOR CALORIES (%DV) SATURATED FAT (%DV) CHOLESTEROL (%DV) SODIUM (%DV)
DAIRY SMOKED GOUDA
100 (5%)
4.8g (24%)
20mg (7%)
248mg (10%)
VEGAN SMOKED GOUDA
80 (4%)
1g (5%)
0mg (0%)
110mg (5%)
DAIRY GARLIC & HERB
83 (4%)
4.7g (24%)
23mg (8%)
72mg (3%)
VEGAN GARLIC & HERB
80 (4%)
1g (5%)
0mg (0%)
110mg (5%)
DAIRY SRIRACHA CHEDDAR
70 (3%)
4g (20%)
25mg (8%)
60mg (3%)
VEGAN SRIRACHA CHEDDAR
70 (3%)
1g (5%)
0mg (0%)
170mg (7%)
DAIRY DILL HAVARTI
104 (5%)
5.3g (27%)
26mg (9%)
157mg (7%)
VEGAN DILL HAVARTI
80 (4%)
1g (5%)
0mg (0%)
110mg (5%)
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Dairy cheese nutrition values gathered from nutritionix.com


When you compare the data in the chart above it is pretty apparent that Plant Perks Plant-Based Cheeze Spreads are healthier than their Dairy Counterparts in many areas!

Most importantly, our vegan cheezes have an average of ~19% LESS saturated fat across the lineup compared to the dairy versions, as well as ZERO cholesterol! Saturated fat and cholesterol play very large roles when it comes to heart disease and stroke. Minimizing their intake can help prevent many health issues.

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WE create PRODUCTS that Are FRIENDLY FOR MOST DIETARY STYLES !

You don’t need to follow a plant-based diet or have other dietary restrictions to welcome Plant Perks Vegan Plant-Based Cheeze Spreads into your meals. We have fans on both ends of the dietary spectrum (& everywhere in-between) that keep coming back solely based on flavor and texture! If you’ve been searching for something that can help you cut or minimize the dairy in your life, for whatever reason you may have, Plant Perks is the healthy dairy-alternative that will leave you missing nothing about the moo.

FANMAIL <3

Mads
Mads
5/5

Hands down my favorite vegan cheese spread. This is so delicious I could eat it in one sitting.

2 weeks ago
Pamala
Pamala
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5/5

Solves the cheese craving

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4 months ago
Pamala
Pamala
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5/5

Works great on potatoes

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4 months ago
Pamala
Pamala
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5/5

This was fabulous

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4 months ago
Kara V.
Kara V.
5/5
Very tasty! I love that they use fair-trade cashews, which is very important to me. The garlic taste is a bit stronger than I’d pr
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4 months ago
Glen Olson
Glen Olson
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5/5
A marvelous combination of natural and healthy ingredients along with a savory mouth-watering taste. I’m in love with this dip! We
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5 months ago
Shelby
Shelby
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5/5

My favorite Plant Perks product!

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5 months ago
Shelby
Shelby
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5/5

Delicious!!!!

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5 months ago
Shelby
Shelby
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5/5

Great non-dairy products!

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5 months ago
Yeshe
Yeshe
5/5

Delicious, healthy, and no weird natural flavor junk unlike most dairy alternatives. 10/10 recommend

5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5
Nice to be able to enjoy a dip without the guilt or worries of any chemicals, fillers or sneaky additives. Clean eating at its bes
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5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5

Love Gouda, i am allergic to dairy and this has been a great addition I can add to my diet. Thanks for the great clean food!

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5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5

Love to use this for pasta dishes, side dishes or just plain with veggies. Enjoy it without any guilt.

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5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5

Love the taste, texture and no BS about this dip! Winner!

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5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5

Delicious. A great dip and I also use to cook with to make delicious side dishes. Nice to find clean foods that taste great too!

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5 months ago
Laurie B.
Laurie B.
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5/5
I love this dip. I also use it to make a pasta sauce. It’s so great to use and tastes wonderful. So nice to have such a clean dip
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5 months ago
Anonymous
Anonymous
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5/5
So glad there is no refined oil, “natural flavors”, preservatives, sweeteners, gum or starch! Our family loves the flavor. Works
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5 months ago
Rosalia
Rosalia
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5/5

Absolutely delicious!

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7 months ago
Rosalia
Rosalia
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5/5

My favorite! Freezes well- I always make sure I have some for backup.

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7 months ago
Justine
Justine
5/5

Amazing! Just a little kick but actually tastes cheesy! Love it 😍

7 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5

Delicious and fun! Bring on the chips!

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8 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5
Tried and true, OG flavor. We always order some of this along with whatever else we get. We thought we’d miss provolone, but thi
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8 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5

First time trying the new flavor – did NOT disappoint! Wonderful addition to your collection!

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8 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5

Delicious! We all love the spice!

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8 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5

Our son and daughter in law’s favorite! Appreciate the new, sturdier containers!

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8 months ago
Janna G.
Janna G.
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5/5

One of our family’s favorites! From our 2 yo grandson with dairy allergies, to us old grandparents!

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Beyond super yummy

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Super yummy

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Beyond super yummy 🙂

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Super yummy

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Super yummy – not too hot 🙂

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8 months ago
Trina M.
Trina M.
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5/5

Super yummy!

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8 months ago
Amanda Balmer
Amanda Balmer
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5/5

LOVE the buff dip!

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8 months ago
Angela Ohare
Angela Ohare
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5/5

Delicious

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8 months ago
Angela Ohare
Angela Ohare
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5/5

This is my far my favorite . Good with chips and veggies. Love the flavor

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8 months ago
Mitra Paik
Mitra Paik
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5/5

So glad it doesn’t have refined oil, starch, gum, sweetener, “natural flavors” or preservatives! Tastes great!

9 months ago
Ross
Ross
5/5
Seriously– this dip is INSANE! I’ve always been a huge fan of French Onion Dip, but it hasn’t made an appearance in my life for a
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9 months ago
Matthew C.
Matthew C.
5/5

THIS CHEEZE IS NUTS!!! Seriously sooooo good. Once it hits your lips…

10 months ago
Lisa B.
Lisa B.
5/5
Plant Perk’s vegan cheeze spread is simply amazing! It is SO creamy and delicious and goes with/on a variety of other foods! Garli
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10 months ago
Jessica G.
Jessica G.
5/5

Their smoked gouda fl-aims to please. Best cheeze ever!!!🔥

10 months ago
Hanna P.
Hanna P.
5/5
Love me some Plant Perks, the Sriracha Cheddar is by far my favorite! Can’t wait for these to be on the shelves in Grocery stores
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11 months ago
Dakota W.
Dakota W.
5/5
So in love with Plant Perks cheese! It’s by far my favorite vegan cheese, and the recipes on their blog are so good too! I hope th
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11 months ago
Hailey C.
Hailey C.
5/5
This is seriously the best vegan cheeze ever. I put it on everything, homemade bagels, veggie burgers, rolls, in soups. The flavor
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11 months ago
Jody M.
Jody M.
5/5
This vegan cream cheese is the bomb. If you haven’t tried it you are missing out. It is flavorful, delicious and smooth. Try it an
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11 months ago
Stephanie R.
Stephanie R.
5/5

Love plant perks!! Amazing cashew cheeze!

11 months ago
Jared W.
Jared W.
5/5
I love using this nut based cheese for classic recipes. Has been great as a dairy replacement in our families diet. We have tried
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11 months ago
Kaylin H.
Kaylin H.
5/5
This stuff is insanely good. The texture and the taste..closest thing to real cheese that I’ve tried. Not to mention the ingredien
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12 months ago
Misty Ann P. (Equinox Wellness)
Misty Ann P. (Equinox Wellness)
5/5
Hands down the best nut cheese around! And IÕve tried a few… Not gritty and gross, smooth and flavorful. I follow them on Facebo
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1 year ago
Kathy K.
Kathy K.
5/5
I sampled three flavors of this fantastic cheese while shopping in Albertsons. I can tell you that every one I tried was was so fl
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1 year ago
Eileen D.
Eileen D.
5/5
OMG – I’m not even vegan and I was blown away by this delicious cheeze!!!! I have tried several flavors and love them all! I share
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1 year ago
Ella F.
Ella F.
5/5
These cheezes are so tasty! I love incorporating them in to my everyday recipes. The best part is I can easily fool my carnivorous
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1 year ago
Jen R.
Jen R.
5/5
I’m huge on texture and was worried that this Cheese would not be smooth and creamy. WRONG! So smooth, so creamy, and packed with
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1 year ago
Julie F.
Julie F.
5/5

Love this vegan cheese!! Grateful they ship to IL. Every flavor is so rich and creamy, it’s unbelievable!

1 year ago

Transform GUILTY PLEASURES INTO HEALTHY PLEASURES

Not only do Plant Perks Vegan Cheeze Spreads make for phenomenal sandwich and cracker toppers, but they fit right at home in many of your favorite recipes. Whether you are looking to make a creamy pasta sauce or a healthier version of Crab Rangoon, our dairy cheese alternative allows you to lead a healthier lifestyle while also being able to indulge. We make it even easier by testing and creating recipes in our own kitchen to share with you on a weekly basis!

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