Holiday Special: Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes Galore!

November 20, 2013

This is one of our very favorite times of the year. Foliage, brisk weather, autumn sun, and of course, vegan Thanksgiving!

To help you prepare for the best weekend celebrating with friends and family, we handpicked our favorite vegan Thanksgiving recipes!

Check out our selection of Appetizers, Entrees, Sides, Desserts, and Drinks that celebrate fall. Bon appetit!


sweet-potato-soup-4Caramelized Onion and Sweet Potato Soup with Tofu Sour Cream

vegan butternut squash soupVegan Butternut Squash Soup with Coconut Cream

vegan lentil sausage pattiesVegan Lentil “Sausage” Patties

tofu buffalo poppersTofu Buffalo Poppers

Vanessa Rae's Kale and Quinoa Salad
Kale, Quinoa, and Chickpea Salad

Baba ghanoush lettuce wraps with whole wheat toast and marinated tomatoesBaba Ghanoush Lettuce Wraps with Marinated Tomatoes

Next -> Entrees!


We all know Tofurky and Field Roast are delicious vegan entree options. But if you crave something a touch more homey, how about trying something that moves away from the idea of “turkey” altogether? These comforting main dishes will wow your guests.

vegan mac and cheeseVegan Mac and Cheese Bake

pot pie 3Slow Cooker Chick’un Pot Pie

vegan shepherd's pieWholesome Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

vegan thanksgiving recipesPumpkin, Onion, and “Bacon” Tart

Pumpkin Seed Crusted Tofu with Truffled Veggies
Pumpkin Seed Crusted Tofu and Roasted Fall Vegetables with Truffle Oil

sweet potato stuffed swiss chard with mango salsaSweet Potato Stuffed Swiss Chard

heirloom tomato vegetables tartTomatoes and Vegetables Tart with Cashew Sauce

Curried bulghur cakes with coriander chutney, nested in easy lentil dalLentil Dal with Curried Bulgur Cakes

Next up: Sides!


toasted farro with roasted squash and cranberriesToasted Farro with Roasted Squash and Cranberries

Fall Detox Recipes: Roasted Veggies, Avocado Bliss and Carrot Ginger Soup
Roasted Root Vegetables with Tahini Sauce

kale pesto veggie bowl by kate coffeyKale Pesto Vegetables

green beans with black garlic and pepperGreen Beans with Black Garlic and Pepper

vegan curried delicata squashCurried Delicata Squash

simple roasted fennelSimple Roasted Fennel

Next: delectable fall sweets and treats!


I believe that there are two categories of fall desserts: Pumpkin, and chocolate. You’ll find plenty of both here!

amazing vegan apple nachosApple Nachos

vegan pumpkin raisin bread

Mom’s Vegan Pumpkin Raisin Bread

pumpkin bread pudding by hannah kaminsky bittersweet blog

Pumpkin Chocolate Bread Pudding

chocolate fudge dipCrunchy Chocolate Fudge Dip

roasted-squash-mousse-3Roasted Squash Mousse

gluten free vegan pumpkin pieGluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Next up: Festive holiday drinks!


ginger beerGinger Beer

fall cocktail pumpkinDrunken Pumpkin

autumn apple cocktailTexas Apple Pie

mulled wine by noema perezMulled Wine

Have a very happy and peaceful Thanksgiving, everyone!!

xoxo Peaceful Dumpling Team

Juhea is the founder and editor of Peaceful Dumpling and the author of bestselling novel Beasts of a Little Land. Follow Juhea on Instagram @peacefuldumpling, @juhea_writes and Pinterest.


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