Vegan risotto can be tough to make. Traditional risotto recipes call for a lot of dairy, which makes creating a good vegan version a challenge. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy this classic Italian dish senza formaggio.
Here are some exciting risotto recipes that are delicious, satisfying, and totally vegan. more→
A hearty vegetable broth makes for some cozy vegan recipes that are great relaxing at home after a long day or warming yourself up on a cold afternoon. And it’s so easy to make with just a little bit of preparation.
But the thing is, it’s also very versatile and cozy vegan recipes don’t have to be limited to a warm bowl of soup (as satisfying as it is) when you have your broth ready to go. Check out some of these cozy vegan recipes you may never have thought you could use vegetable broth for. more→
Winter is a special kind of season. And the best part of it is that no matter how cold it gets outside, you can always come in for a warm meal. It’s one of the best feelings in the world to watch the snow fall outside while you enjoy a steaming bowl of healthy vegan food.
And if you’ve never used a crock pot to make that food, you’re missing out. A crockpot makes it incredibly easy to whip up a meal since all you have to do is put all the ingredients together and wait. Plus, all you need to get started are some good crock pot vegetarian recipes. So in the spirit of winter, here are 5 easy winter crock pot recipes that will keep you warm and healthy through the long, silent nights and clear snowy mornings. more→
Sometimes it can be tough to come up with exciting vegan recipes. You might have a few go-to recipes you’ve stuck to since you became a vegan. But why not branch out and see what the vegan world has to offer? And these are the best vegan cookbooks for expanding your vegan repertoire. more→
It can sometimes be tough to be vegan around the holidays. You have to content yourself with side dishes while your family eats turkey and asks you the same annoying questions about your diet.
But luckily, your holiday meal doesn’t just have to be about hunger and interrogation. Bringing some of these vegetarian entrees for Thanksgiving, or vegan side dishes to any holiday meal is a great way to both feed yourself and give your relatives a taste of the vegetarian lifestyle. more→
Spring is here and it’s that time of year when you just want to jump into everything that’s fresh and green. So what better way to celebrate the season of renewal and rebirth than with some new healthy, green veggie sandwich recipes. Of course, with all the fun things to do now that the snow is finally gone, who wants to stay inside cooking.
That’s why these easy veggie sandwich recipes are so great for this time of year. They’re easy. They’re delicious. And they will help you start off the season with a fresh new diet.
What could be better than that?
10 Spring Veggie Sandwich Recipes
It takes the crispy texture of tofu and combines it with the tangy, sweet taste of ginger peanut sauce and finally throws in some spicy red peppers for a tantalizing twinge of heat. And as if that wasn’t enough, the veggie strings and crisp onion greens add a satisfying crunch to the soft pita bread.
Definitely worth a try this spring. And give it a squirt of lime juice while you’re at it to really bring it all together.
Here’s a question for you: “Have you ever tried tempeh?”
If the answer was anything but “yes,” then that’s something you need to fix right now. The soybean cakes are an Indonesian staple that is a delicious vegan food that can serve in just about any recipe.
And it’s so easy (and so cheap) to make. Just take the tempeh, marinate it in some BBQ sauce, fry it up and slap it between some fresh bread with sliced cabbage.
Mexican food is one of every vegan’s favorites because it’s so easy to just sub the meat out of it. And these veggie wraps show how true that is.
And this veggie sandwich recipe combines some really creative ingredients like roasted sweet potato rounds and avocado for a delicious veggie lunch. All you have to do is put them in a tortilla and wrap them up.
Easy to make and satisfying. What else can you ask for in a veggie sandwich?
It combines fresh hummus with slices of smooth avocado and a crispy piece of tomato. Together they make for a perfect lunch or healthy snack.
Vegan “imitation” recipes aren’t always that good, but this imitation egg salad is actually a pretty good substitute for the real thing.
Not only is the texture dead on, but it has that hearty, slightly tart taste that you think of when you imagine egg salad. That, and the fact that it’s super easy to whip up, makes this a great vegan version of one of your favorite comfort foods.
It’s perfect for those rainy spring days when served along with with a bowl of steaming tomato soup.
Because on top of that salty, savory tempeh is the light, creamy taste of avocado and the slightly sweet, slightly bitter mingling of sauerkraut and thousand island dressing.
It’s surprisingly complex for such an easy-to-make recipe. And it’s heavy enough to fill in for a filling lunch or dinner after a day of enjoying the spring weather.
And combined with the hearty taste of the baked tofu it’s surprisingly filling. It’s definitely worth putting together for a good lunch or even an easy family dinner (assuming no-one is picky about olives).
The creamy elements of the hummus and the avocado combine with the crisp textures of the cucumber and tomato for a really unusual and pleasing wrap. It’s perfect for a healthy lunch in the park after a spring bike ride.
These vegan wraps are one of those rare things in life that is both incredibly delicious and really good for you.
It’s loaded with superfoods like quinoa, spinach, and avocado. And it packs a spicy Asian-inspired taste. So if you’re looking for an easy way to get the raw nutrients your body needs to heal after flu season you really can’t ask for a better way than this. It’s one of the best veggie sandwich recipes to help you take charge of your health.
These veggie wraps are a great companion to a warm bowl of soup on those chilly early-spring days.
They’re easy to make and have a delicious earthy flavor that makes you think of a healthy taco. Combine them with some south-western inspired soups for a great easy meal.