Original Sosmix Vegan Sausage Mix - 1kg Bag


Yes! You can still order the original Sosmix today!

Our beloved Original Sosmix is the original Protoveg Sosmix (also know as Direct Foods Sosmix) as was seen in major supermarkets in the 80's and 90's and a family favourite for many old school vegetarians and vegans. Impress your friends and family with many new healthy, vegan meals. Sosmix makes quick vegan sausages so easy and affordable.

As raved about by Adrian Chiles' for the Guardian here - https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/may/20/the-perfect-vegan-sausages-from-a-dry-mix-what-other-meat-free-joys-of-the-70s-did-i-miss

  • Vegan, vegetarian and plant based
  • Free From dairy, egg, lactose, GMO
  • Easy and quick to use
  • Makes vegan sausages, burgers, pies, kievs, sausage rolls, breakfasts, slices, roasts and much more
  • Full instructions and many recipes can be found in our blog sections.
  • Just add water herbs and spices
  • A source of protein
  • Also available in trade catering packs
  • Long shelf life, usually 10 months or more 

Original Sosmix is a delicious meat free vegetarian / vegan sausage mix perfect for those following a cruelty free lifestyle and also a great source of protein. Its such a quick and easy way to make veggie sausages, pies and more just by adding cold water.

Instructions: Simply mix 150g of Sosmix with 250ml of cold water and allow to stand for 10 mins. Form into sausage or burger shapes and fry gently in a little oil until golden brown or bake on a tray in the oven. Sosmix tastes delicious as it is and does not require seasoning but you can choose to flavour your mix however you wish. Try adding herbs, fried onions, tomato, vegetables, garlic etc to taste before cooking.

1kg Sosmix comes complete in a resealable food safe brown paper bag to keep your Sosmix fresh and tasty.

Beware of imitations! This is the original Sosmix to make tasty veggie dishes. Once you start cooking with Sosmix you can add dozens of new tasty meals to your range of healthy, cruelty free meals. See our blog section for dozens of Sosmix recipes.

Please contact us if you are a restaurant or caterer for a trade account and exclusive trade discount.

Ingredients: Rusk [fortified wheat flour (wheat flour, calcium carbonate, iron, niacin, thiamin), salt], dried soya protein, palm oil (sustainably sourced), stabiliser (methylcellulose), rice flour, salt, soya flour, modified potato starch, sunflower oil, flavourings (contain barley), colour (beetroot red).

Allergy advice: For allergens, including cereals containing gluten, see ingredients in bold. Not suitable for rye, oats, spelt and kamut allergy sufferers.

Nutritional Information per 100g: Energy 1949kJ/467kcal, Carbohydrate 33g of which sugars 0.3g, Fat 29g of which saturates 17g, Fibre 4.8g, Protein 18.5g, Salt 4.2g.

This is a 1kg bag of Sosmix not a box of 350g.


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Customer Reviews

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Customer Reviews

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Karen Camfield
You can’t have a party without sausage rolls

The original sosmix makes the best sausage rolls which are always eagerly eaten by veggies and meat eaters alike. Especially good when served warm - throughly recommend. Thank you Alternative stores for supplying in useful quantities. 👍

Carole Lysaght

Very happy with Sosmix, I just add pepper and a stock cube and bake sausages for 20
minutes at 200, very good

Michael Scott
Excellent Sevice again

Easy to order despatched and arrived quickly all items in stock around very good

Alison Ridley
Thank goodness you’re still making it!

It is the one and only best substitute for sausage.


love this stuff