The Items In @richroll’s “VEGAN ON $25” YouTube Video

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Rich Roll (@richroll) recently posted a great YouTube video called “VEGAN ON $25”. In the video, he visits various stores and shows you what $25 will buy in plant-based groceries.

I was curious and had some time to blow, so I documented the purchases below. Shoot me any corrections on Twitter.

The less-than-economical trips:


  • EREWHON Organic Just Greens Smoothie
  • EREWHON Vanilla Coconute Chia Smoothie


  • 3 Bottles of Suja Twelve Essentials Juices

Whole Foods

And now the more-economical trips:

Trader Joe’s

  • Bananas
  • Two Bags of Trader Joe’s Russet Potatoes
  • Pineapple
  • Bag of Trader Joe’s Pears
  • Bag of Trader Joe’s Kale
  • Bag of Trader Joe’s Carrots
  • Bunch of Apples
  • 3 Stalks of Celery
  • Bunch of Tomatoes

India Sweets & Spices

  • 20lbs Bag of Malabar Sona Masoori Rice
  • 4lbs Bag of Red Kidney Beans (Shah Distributors)


  • 2.85lbs Navel Oranges
  • 2.07lbs Bananas
  • Pineapple
  • 5lbs Carrots
  • Bunch of Beets
  • Grapefruit
  • Green Bell Pepper
  • 10lbs bag of Potatoes
  • Kale
  • Collard Greens
  • 2.78lbs Large Red Apples
  • 2.1lbs Roma Tomatoes
  • 2.08lbs Fuji Apples
  • And one or two more things

Any Amazon links above are affiliate links. They are with Rich Roll’s affiliate ID. He did not ask me to do this.