The most wonderful time of the year is quickly approaching and we have a list of some incredibly festive vegan recipes for everyone to try out! Yep, thats right all these recipes might be 100% vegan but they are bound to be popular at any Christmas dinner table- even for all your non- vegan/ meat eating friends and family! In other words, if you put out these show stopping vegan Christmas recipes at your Xmas spread, absolutely no one will be missing the turkey- and thats a promise! So lets get started! Be prepared to control your taste buds with this list of the best vegan Christmas recipes even your non- vegan friends will enjoy. If you want to make the recipes then be sure to click on the pictures provided!
1. Christmas Nut Roast
This recipe is a great meat- free alternative that is bound to sit well with your non- vegan friends! The nuts roasted together with an array of spices and tantalising flavours will definitely fill anyone up- much like a turkey would and will also give you a great deal of protein as well… a win win right?
2. Vegan Gravy
Gravy is a staple for any Christmas dinner and it can be made vegan, to the delight of all plant eaters out there! This recipe is extremely flavoursome and is just as good as the real thing! More so, it will be a perfect accompaniment to the nut roast recipe listed above. This is for sure a recipe which should be passed down from generation to generation!
3. Chilli-Charred Brussels Sprouts
I know what you are thinking, the worst part of a Christmas dinner is the sprouts but this mouth watering recipe will convert all you haters out there! Most people tend to fry up some bacon to put in with their sprouts in order to make them a bit more appetising, but this vegan recipe- believe it or not, distracts away from the standard unpleasing taste of the actual sprouts themselves! The addition of chilli, lemon and garlic will be sure to uplift your boring old side dish to a whole new level, making this one of the vegan Christmas recipes even your non- vegan friends will enjoy!
4. Vegan Mince Pies
Mince pies are an all time Xmas favourite and are also one of the things everyone looks forward to the most when the festive period begins! The cherry and hazelnut filling within the flaky pastry makes for a sweet and salty package deal- one which will for sure impress all your non- vegan friends out there… you know the ones who are used to the standard dairy infused mince pies! This recipe is also not what you would expect it to be… a hint for everyone who has a sweet tooth, it includes vodka!!! 😉 If you want to find out more then be sure to see the recipe for yourself. This one will quite certainly not only impress your dinner guests but will also make Santa and his trusted little elves proud as well!
5. Vegan Chocolate Brownies
You have got to have your chocolate fix during Christmas- it is a basic human right! However, instead of feasting upon manufactured chocolate selection boxes, try opting to make some highly indulgent vegan brownies! This recipe is so chocolatey, rich and moist that your guests wouldn’t even pick up on the fact that it is actually dairy free! This recipe is a clear winner, both amongst vegans and non- vegans as well! This is one of the best vegan Christmas recipes!