Whether you are just embarking on your new vegan diet, or if you are a long-time vegan dieter who has fallen into a cooking rut, we all need some inspiration every now and again. We tend to fall back on the same recipes again and again. They taste great, we know how to make them and for the most part, we know what to expect. That’s wonderful, but sometimes you may want to switch it up and see how your fellow vegans are eating these days. To give you some great source material, here are some of the best vegan cooking blogs you should be reading right now.
1. Cocoon Cooks
This Portuguese couple has some of the best recipes on the internet. Read up on Rita and André’s recipes and make their vegan sushi rolls, homemade granola bars or their roasted almond butter recipe. You will not be disappointed.
2. FatFree Vegan Kitchen
If you are having trouble creating vegan dishes that are healthy, you aren’t alone. While attempting the vegan diet, we tend to opt for easy fixes that may include junk food. FatFree Vegan Kitchen has an almost endless amount of recipes that will light a spark of creativity in your kitchen like homemade veggie dogs, vegan frittatas, or a lentil mushroom burger.
3. This Savory Vegan
This Savory Vegan has some of the most creative recipes for those looking to try something new. The best part about finding blogs such as this, is that it helps you to realize you aren’t really limiting yourself in terms of food. The possibilities are endless like their homemade spicy tahini dressing, pulled artichoke barbecue sliders and black bean enchiladas.
4. Pickles & Honey
As a culinary nutritionist, the creator of this blog shares how to enjoy dishes that everyone loves, but with a vegan twist. Being vegan doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the little things like everyone else, and these recipes prove that. Try their gluten free and vegan banana bread French toast, lemon yogurt cake or their cold brew coffee.
5. Keepin’ It Kind
The Keepin’ It Kind blog is proof that anyone could go vegan given the right recipes. For those who don’t know where to start, try recipes from this blog and get inspired. Try the peanut butter crunch protein bars, creamsicle oatmeal or the chickpea Caesar salad tacos. You won’t be sorry.
6. Fork & Beans
Vegan cooking blogs like this are perfect if you are cooking for people other than yourself. Perhaps some picky children that don’t like to be tricked into eating healthy. These colorful and fun foods will convince kids to eat vegan and is the perfect site to find fun vegan recipes for your next party. Try the mint chocolate chip pancakes, rainbow pancake tacos, or the rice cake flowers.
7. It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken
This author and Youtuber has created one of the more fun vegan cooking blogs, filled with enthusiasm for the vegan diet that others may dread. Try this blog and you will be reminded of the fun possibilities with your new way of cooking. Try the nacho stuffed Portobellos, barbecue chickpea pizza or the homemade strawberry pop tarts.
8. Veggies Don’t Bite
This blog with endless recipes proves that you can create something to satisfy every craving while being a vegan. Try some of these amazing recipes like the vegan stuffed jalapeños, fresh citrus salsa, or the cinnamon apple pumpkin pie French toast.
9. Simple Vegan Blog
The Simple Vegan Blog is pretty self-explanatory. We often overthink going vegan and scratch our heads at the possible complexity of it all. It truly isn’t that difficult, and giving this blog a try proves that. Try their recipes like the vegan peanut butter and jelly overnight oats, vegan cauliflower rice or the no bake stuffed mushrooms.
10. Feasting on Fruit
For those who wish to go vegan but refuse to give up their love of baking, this blog is for you. With recipe after recipe of pure decadence, these foods are begging to be baked. Try the vegan chocolate cake, watermelon mint cream or the coconut flour donuts.