Pizza Express To Launch Frozen Vegan Pizza At UK Supermarkets

The chain is working to meet increased demand for vegan options
The Vegan Giardiniera will hit Waitrose stores later this month (Photo: Faceook)

Pizza Express is bringing vegan pizza to the frozen section of hundreds of supermarkets in the UK.

The Vegan Giardiniera Pizza - already offered at Pizza Express restaurants - will be released at Waitrose later this month.

Vegan Giardiniera

The pizza is topped with artichokes, spinach, red onion, mushrooms, and plant-based mozzarella.

The crust is in the chain’s 'classic' style, and features a passata sauce.

The Vegan Giardiniera is already available at Pizza Express restaurants (Photo: Instagram)

Vegan options

The UK pizza chain also recently announced new additions to its in-store vegan menu - to become available from World Vegan Day, November 1.

New dishes will include a Peperonata pasta, a Puttanesca Pizza, an a vegan-friendly carrot cake.

Innovation

Timothy Love, Senior Marketing Manager at Pizza Express said that the expanding vegan menu is in response to changing food trends.

He added: "This innovation is set to continue, and we're delighted to see such positive response to our menu."

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