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Whatever your reasons for keeping away from dairy, nut milks are a common and diverse substitute. But they cannot be found package-free, and in addition tend to be produced by big brands engaged in mass-scale agriculture, so they are not Earth-friendly. Happily, they are the easiest thing to make at home from bulk-bought nuts – all you need is a blender. This same method also works for making your own coconut milk rather than buying it tinned.