Plant Based Side Dishes

Recipes for side dishes that are perfect for your plant based and vegan diet.
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20 Exquisite One-Pot Vegan Recipes
Elevate your meal prep game with these 20 amazing vegan one-pot meals! Save time and energy in the kitchen with these delicious, hassle-free recipes that will keep you coming back for more. These plant-based dishes are perfect for busy weeknights or lazy weekends when you want a satisfying, healthy meal without the fuss. Plus, with a variety of ingredients and flavors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
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Nutrient-Rich Broccoli Waldorf Salad
If you're looking for a nutritious, flavorful, and unique twist on a classic Waldorf salad, then this Broccoli Waldorf Salad is the perfect option! The addition of broccoli and beans makes it a great source of protein, fiber and vitamins while the sweet-tangy dressing enhances the flavor. Plus, it's easy to make and can be served as a side or as a main dish - perfect for any occasion!
beef stew with carrots and potatoes in a bowl
Beefless Stew: Comfort Food Without the Guilt
Enjoy a classic comfort food dish without any of the guilt with this delicious, hearty and satisfying beefless stew. This vegan alternative to the traditional stew packs all of the flavor and none of the unhealthy ingredients. Perfect for a family dinner or as a main course at a dinner party, this vegan-friendly stew is sure to be a hit!
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Pea and Dill Potato Salad
Fresh dill, snappy fresh peas and baby potatoes make this plant-based salad perfect for summer entertaining. Easy vegan recipe.
this summer vegan poppy seed coleslaw salad is so good it's easy to make
Summer Vegan Poppy Seed Coleslaw
This vegan poppy seed coleslaw is your handy potluck idea perfect this summer. It is easy to make with simple and easy-to-find ingredients needed.
cabbage potato soup with whole wheat dumplings in a white bowl on a blue plate
Cabbage Potato Soup with Whole Wheat Dumplings
Make this traditional Irish recipe in your Instant Pot with potatoes, carrots and cabbage. Once the soup is cooked, add whole wheat dumplings to make it even heartier. This comforting dish is quick and easy to make and brings a taste of Ireland right into your home. Plus, you get all the nutrition of veggies and fiber from the whole wheat dumplings! Enjoy as an appetizer or a main course.
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Southwest Corn Casserole
This baked corn casserole is a healthier version of the dish typically served at family functions or on holidays. With a Southwest influence, it features mild green chilies, salsa or enchilada sauce, avocado, and a sprinkling of cilantro. It's an all-around appetizer that doubles as a perfect main dish.
1h 20m
creamy tangy oil - free french dressing is the perfect side dish for any meal
Creamy Tangy Oil-Free French Dressing
This creamy and tangy oil-free French dressing recipe is not only perfect for topping your green salads, but it also makes a delicious dip for your favorite roasted vegetables and baked potatoes. Made with simple ingredients, this dressing is a healthy alternative to traditional French dressings without compromising on flavor. It's a must-try for anyone who loves creamy dressings but wants to avoid oils.
a white bowl filled with macaroni and cheese on top of a blue plate
Plant-Powered Macaroni and Cheese
A flavor-packed Baked Vegan Macaroni and Cheese that will satisfy your tastebuds without any guilt! This plant-based recipe includes whole grain pasta, creamy non-dairy milk, rich cashews, and a mix of vibrant seasonings to create an irresistible vegan cheese sauce. Kick it up a notch with hot sauce or add in your favorite veggies. It's a comforting dish that truly delivers on taste and healthiness!
an image of a plate of food with the words oil - free panzanlla salad with homemade croutons
Oil-Free Panzanella Salad with Homemade Croutons
Put a healthy twist on the classic Italian Panzanella salad by making it oil-free! Start with a hearty bread to craft delicious croutons and add a powerful punch of vitamins and flavors with an assortment of crisp veggies like peppers, which contain three times more vitamin C than an orange. With this easy recipe, you can enjoy the taste of Italy without worrying about unhealthy fats!
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Nutritious Italian Farro Salad
Elevate your salad game with this delicious and wholesome Italian Farro Salad! Made with wholesome ingredients and loaded with fresh veggies, this dish is bursting with flavor and nutrition. The zesty red wine vinaigrette adds a punch of acidity and is perfectly balanced with a touch of curry, making every bite a sensational experience.
potato salad with tofu scramble on a white plate
Protein-Packed Potato Salad with Tofu Scramble
1hr 15min · 6 servings Say goodbye to boring potato salad and hello to this deliciously satisfying and protein-packed dish! Our potato salad recipe features a tofu scramble that's not only a great vegan alternative to eggs but also adds a satisfying texture to the dish. Loaded with pickles, celery, and a hint of optional curry, this salad is a flavor explosion that will definitely take your taste buds to the next level. Give it a try at your next BBQ or potluck and watch it disappear! Potato Salad- • Potatoes • Celery • Pickles • Onion Dressing- • Mayonnaise • Mustard • Curry Powder • Apple Cider Vinegar • Maple Syrup • Salt & Pepper Tofu Scramble- • Tofu • Onion • Turmeric • Curry Powder • Cayenne Pepper • Salt & Pepper
1h 15m
sweet potato and swiss chard salad recipe for any season
Sweet Potato and Swiss Chard Salad Recipe for Any Season
Experience the delicious flavor and incredible health benefits of our Sweet Potato and Swiss Chard Salad! Whether you're looking for a refreshing cold salad in the summer or a nourishing and satisfying lunch in the colder months, this recipe is perfect for any occasion. The combination of tender sweet potatoes and leafy Swiss chard creates a truly irresistible taste that's rich in vitamins, fiber, and minerals.
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Celebrate 4th of July with Healthy Plant-Based Delights
Revamp your traditional Fourth of July menu with this unique plant-based recipe roundup! From the scrumptious Black Bean Mushroom Burgers to the refreshing Watermelon Salad with Tofu Feta, these recipes are a party for your taste buds. Fire up your grills and excite your guests with a feast of vibrant, wholesome and incredibly delicious plant-based dishes this Independence Day. Step into a healthier lifestyle without giving up the joyful indulgence of holiday food!