Being a vegan during Christmas time can seem a little bit daunting, especially if it’s your first Christmas as a vegan. Gone are the days of roast turkey, seafood platters, cheese, chocolate and many other common foods for Christmas. However, being vegan doesn’t mean that you’re stuck with a lettuce leaf for Christmas lunch, as there are many delicious vegan recipes and vegan alternatives that you can make. Below are six recipe ideas that I’ve sourced that might spark some creative baking for your Christmas feast:
This vegan cheese recipe combines cashews, cranberries and a few other ingredients to make a delicious festive cheese block for biscuits, bread and more.
See the recipe here – Vegan Cranberry Cheese
You don’t need to miss out entirely on having a roast dish for Christmas day. Get creative and roast up a butternut pumpkin with a delicious stuffing mixture or combination of other vegetables.
See the recipe here – Butternut Pumpkin Roast
Vegan Bliss Balls
These yummy treats can take the place of a bowl of chocolates or other non-vegan Christmas treats such as Mince Pies. They are made from a combination of raw ingredients like dates, nuts and desiccated coconut.
See the recipe here - Vegan Bliss Balls
What would Christmas be without some vegan mince pies? These little treats are easy to make and ensure that you won’t be feeling left out at all at dessert time.
See the recipe here – Vegan Mince Pies
Kale, Quinoa & Roasted Pumpkin Pilaf
If you’re after a salad option that is filling and also attractive to the whole family then this quinoa recipe is for you.
See the recipe here – Kale, Quinoa and Roasted Pumpkin Pilaf
Another Christmas dessert that shouldn’t be left out is vegan gingerbread. Whether it’s to make a gingerbread house with the kids or a snack for Christmas day, then this recipe will be exactly what you need.
See the recipe here – Vegan Gingerbread
So here are six recipe ideas that might make it to your table on Christmas day. Also don't forget to check out my natural, vegan and cruelty free skincare - the perfect stocking filler