I am compiling a collection of my favorite, simplest vegan recipes to serve as a resource for those who are new to plant-based eating and unsure of where to begin.
These beginner-friendly vegan recipes are straightforward, nourishing, and delectable. Additionally, I have incorporated my preferred make-ahead legume salad recipe as a bonus at the bottom.
Salad Recipes for Beginners
Rice Paper Rolls
Not a salad, but freshness-wise comparable. These peanut sauce-topped vegan rice paper dumplings draw inspiration from the cuisine and culture of Vietnam. These freshly baked, delectable rice paper rolls make an excellent appetizer, lunch, or refreshment.
Additionally, this recipe is an excellent way to involve your children in the kitchen. They may choose the stuffing, and it serves as a nutritious refreshment option for them.
Vegan Taco Salad
I am a huge fan of a Mexican salad. Tacos are phenomenal, and salad is incredibly nutritious and healthy; therefore, combining the two produces an unexpectedly delectable concoction that is truly a match made in paradise.
You will want to prepare this vegan taco salad repeatedly, whether for dinner, meal prep, or as a side dish. It is extraordinarily versatile and packed with flavor, fiber, and protein from the lentils and black beans.
Easy Soup Recipes
This straightforward vegan cream of mushroom soup is, without a doubt, the finest. This soup satisfies all your desires for a hearty serving of soup during the winter, in addition to being nourishing and satisfying.
The epitome of comfort cuisine is a substantial bowl of vegetable soup accompanied by vegan dumplings. It is simple, comforting, nutritious, and (yes, dumplings can be simple) will quickly become one of your go-to recipes for the winter.
Potato Leek Soup
I’m not sure about you, but I’ve been having an insatiable desire for broth recently. I am compelled to curl up on the sofa with a bowl of something hearty due to the chilly weather.
The kind of luscious flavors that are exclusive to this traditional Potato Leek Soup.
Delicious Main Courses & Snacks
Taco Meat Nachos
Divine guacamole! I consider you to be a nacho friend if you abhor them. Okay, in all seriousness, this vegan nacho recipe is loaded with toppings and features delectable walnut-based taco meat, making it an ideal after-school refreshment, movie night, or snack for a date.
You are free to embellish these nachos to your liking using any available garnishes. Is not that what makes nachos so delicious?
This vegan spaghetti “meat” sauce will literally blow your socks off. I make a vow. It is more delectable than the authentic product, and I wish I were teasing. It’s so simple to increase one’s plant-based diet, and I’ve made it even simpler with this recipe for vegan meat sauce. Consequently, you are welcome ;)!
One-Pot Lentil Curry
Does anyone share my passion for curry? Although incredibly simple to prepare, it never lacks in robust flavor. This one-pot vegan lentil and green curry is precisely that. It is nutritious, creamy, and packed with the flavor you crave in a curry; it also requires only fifty minutes to prepare.
I believe you are going to absolutely adore this wintertime recipe. On a chilly day, it will provide warmth, and your entire family will adore it.
Pasta Sauce Recipe
The ideal recipe for vegan pasta sauce is straightforward, uncomplicated, and composed of exquisite ingredients that we use on a daily basis. Suitable for freezing, nutritious, and gratifying. One of my go-to recipes for vegan pasta.
Has someone mentioned vegan crab cakes? Certainly, I did. Particularly if you are accustomed to consuming crab cakes with seafood, you might never return to this recipe. It will completely astound you.