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Elmlea Single Cream Alternative 284ml

2.9 out of 5 (10)

5 out of 10 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Suitable for vegetarians

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Price per 100ml: 24.3p


Product Description

Spoon on your pud, drizzle a bit in your coffee and add a splash with your scrambled eggs.

Lasts longer once opened†
†Keeps up to 5 days opened in the fridge, compared to 3 days for single cream.
Suitable for vegetarians
Unilever is committed to sustainable palm oil.
Please visit: http://www.unilever.co.uk/sustainable-living/sustainablesourcing

Product Information





Keep Refrigerated; Do Not Freeze

Country of Origin


Country of Packing



Unilever UK,
Freepost ADM3940,

Unilever Ireland,
20 Riverwalk,
Dublin 24,

Package Type


Recycling Information




Allergy Advice: For allergens see highlighted ingredients

Buttermilk (86%), Vegetable Oils in varying proportions (13%) (Palm, Rapeseed), Stabilisers (E412, E410, E407), Buttermilk Powder, Emulsifier (E475), Colour (E160a)

Dietary Information

Suitable for Vegetarians

Nutritional Data

Typical ValuesPer 100mlPer portion **%* Per portion**
Energy 661kJ/159kcal99kJ/24kcal1%
Fat 15g2.3g3%
- of which saturates 9.2g1.4g7%
- of which sugars 4.5g0.7g<1%
Protein 3g<0.5g<1%
Salt 0.16g0.02g<1%
*% of Reference intake of an average adult (8400kJ/2000kcal)
**1 portion = 15ml (pack contains 18 portions)


Customer Reviews

2.9 out of 5

10 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.9

5 out of 10 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

Great for cooking

I use Elmlea regularly for making creamy sauces for pasta or in other savoury dishes. I think it works very well for this as the flavour and texture are really very good and it saves on fat and calories. Also, it doesn't split when heated. I don't tend to use it on its own, for example over fruit, as the flavour is not quite the same as real cream. But my family do use it that way and really like it.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

This 'Elmlea' is NOT cream!

Beware! I bought this stuff once and had to throw it out. It is modified vegetable oil, not cream, and should not be described as such. It is cream substitute.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

0 of 1 found this review helpful.

always have this in the fridge

this is always in my shopping list. great to make a sauce and put on pies.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

1 of 1 found this review helpful.

burst in the bag

Misleading listing as its not actually cream. Luckily is burst in the bag so I didn't have to pay for it

Rating: 1 star out of 5

2 of 4 found this review helpful.

Misleading packaging

It's not cream and shouldn't be listed in the Cream section!


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