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Holiday Solutions for Special Diets

Classic Gluten-Free Stuffing

The holidays are a season for sharing, but that can be hard for guests and hosts when it comes to special dietary needs. No gluten, no dairy, no soy — it’s no problem at Whole Foods Market because our experts and in-store healthy eating specialists have curated special diet-friendly picks that are delicious enough for everyone to enjoy.

We’ve got a lot, but here are just a few of our holiday picks for common dietary needs, so you can shop for no-stress solutions and swaps to welcome everybody’s eating style.


Vegan — Gardein Holiday Roast with Cranberry Kale Stuffing is a filling delectable dish. Find it in the freezer aisle.

Vegan — Field Roast Forager’s Roast made with foraged mushrooms has earthy, savory mushrooms paired with sweet butternut squash and complex spices to create layered flavors in a hearty dish. It’s frozen for your convenience.

Side Dishes

Vegan — Our vegan mashed potatoes are creamy dreamy potatoes without the dairy. Yes, really! Find them at the prepared foods counter.

Vegan — 365 Everyday Value® Organic Quinoa with Vegetables is convenience at an affordable price. Find it in the freezer aisle.


Gluten Free, Dairy Free — Like their entire line, Hilary’s Eat Well Holiday Stuffing is made without gluten, corn, yeast, dairy, eggs, soy and nuts yet they’re big on flavor. Find it in our freezer. Store it in yours.

Gluten Free — Whole Foods Market® GlutenFree Bakehouse® Cornbread is made in our dedicated gluten-free facility with only the highest quality ingredients. Find it in the freezer aisle.


Soy Free, Vegan — Made with organic coconut milk, So Delicious CocoWhip Coconut Whipped Topping can be found in the refrigerator aisle.

Vegan — Silken tofu is a delicious alternative for smooth creamy desserts like Vegan Pumpkin Pecan Pie or puddings. Find it grocery aisle.

Gluten Free — Whole Foods Market® GlutenFree Bakehouse® Pie Shells are a baking shortcut made in our 100% dedicated gluten-free facility. Find in the freezer aisle.

Vegan Pumpkin Pecan Pie

But wait, there’s more; this was just a sampling! Our stores have a wide variety of options for special diets all year long. Contact your local store and browse your store’s gluten-free product list.

Looking for additional holiday help for special diets? Explore our online holiday guide for vegan and vegetarian Thanksgiving menus, gluten-free recipes, an easy substitution chart and more.

Which products have you tried or are you looking forward to trying? Share in the comments section below.