These easy vegan recipes for beginners make a plant-based diet fun and simple! They will help you transform your habits, diet, and lifestyle by keeping it easy and delicious. This recipe roundup includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner ideas.
Baked Pear Oatmeal
Starting your day with oatmeal is not only super healthy but also crazy easy and quick! This cozy cinnamon oatmeal is versatile and full of flavor. Top with baked pears, your favorite toppings, and drizzles of nut butter. The recipe is entirely plant-based, gluten free, refined sugar, and oil free!
Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips
Banana bread is perfect for all the busy bees out there. It is one of the easiest things to bake! Bake this cutie on a Sunday and enjoy a slice or two every morning throughout your week. This recipe uses better-for-you ingredients while being comforting and wholesome.
Are you missing eggs for breakfast? Try this vegan scrambled egg recipe. It is a hearty and satisfying high-protein recipe using tofu! It is similar in taste and texture, and ready in minutes.
Smoothie bowls are the ultimate upgrade to traditional smoothies. They are full of nutrition and are ready in minutes. In addition, they are a great breakfast or lunch that is super versatile. Use your favorite frozen fruit (or even vegetables) and top with whatever you like best! Try one of these high-protein recipes for your next meal.
Broccoli Pasta Salad
Salads don't have to be bland or boring! Prepare this filling and healthy broccoli pasta salad for lunch. It travels well and keeps fresh for several days in the fridge - making it perfect for your meal prep or next potluck!
Green Salad with Vegan Feta
This green vegan Salad with Feta is healthy and quickly whipped together. This colorful salad will power you through your day. Plus it travels well! Bring it to work for an easy lunch, or to your next potluck.
Vegan Spaghetti Bolognese was actually the first vegan dish I learned (around a decade ago), and it is still one of my absolute favorites to make. This recipe uses tofu and carrots instead of ground meat. It is super easy to make, and if you like it fancy add some red wine!
Chickpea Tikka Masala
Chickpea Tikka Masala is a beginner-friendly and healthy plant-based dinner which leftovers keep well in the fridge for several days. It is super comforting and filling. I know this one will become a favorite in your kitchen in no time!
Creamy Vegan Chicken Alfredo
This healthy plant-based Chick'n Alfredo is ready in just 30 minutes! It is entirely made from scratch using simple pantry-friendly ingredients. A satisfying plant-based meal that meets all of your creamy sauce needs!
Moroccan Lentil Stew
One-pot meals like stew are perfect for beginners and everyone with a busy schedule. This Moroccan Lentil Stew with Couscous is slowly simmered to an aromatic and comforting meal! Paired with a slice of homemade bread you'll have a perfect meal.
I hope you enjoy these easy vegan recipes for beginners. For more vegan meal ideas browse our recipe page.