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Festive Vegan Recipes for the Holidays (Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Be perfectly prepared for Thanksgiving/Christmas with these Festive Vegan Recipes for the Holidays. This post includes many ideas for main courses and side dishes for Thanksgiving and Christmas! No meat, no dairy, no eggs – all vegan!

Festive Vegan Recipes for the Holidays (Thanksgiving & Christmas) | ElephantasticVegan.com
Hi friends, with Thanksgiving and Christmas just around the corner, I’ve wanted to compile my favorite festive recipes from blogging friends and my blog into one post.

Below you’ll find various main course recipes and side dishes that are just perfect for the holidays: From lots of impressive centerpieces like Couscous-Stuffed Acorn Squash, Savory Pumpkin Tart, Lentil Roast, Festive Falafel, Chickpea Cutlets, Smoky Southern-Style Meatloaf and Homemade Seitan Steaks to comforting sides like Molasses, Miso, and Maple Candied Sweet Potatoes, Creamed Spinach & Classic Mashed Potatoes, Roasted Yams, 3-Ingredient Cranberry Sauce, Smashed Purple Potatoes, Braised Red Cabbage and more!

Festive Vegan Recipes (Main Courses and Side Dishes)

Vegan Steak

Vegan Seitan Steak with Herb Butter – Elephantastic Vegan

Couscous Stuffed Acorn Squash | ElephantasticVegan.com

Couscous Stuffed Acorn Squash – Elephantastic Vegan

Vegan Thanksgiving Power Bowl - Feasting on Fruit

Vegan Thanksgiving Power Bowl – Feasting on Fruit

Vegan Potato Croquettes

Vegan Potato Croquettes – Elephantastic Vegan

Savory Pumpkin Tart - Vegan Family Recipes

Savory Pumpkin Tart – Vegan Family Recipes

Vegan Green Bean Casserole - Fried Dandelions

Vegan Green Bean Casserole – Fried Dandelions

oven baked sweet potato slices

Oven-Baked Potato Slices – Elephantastic Vegan

Baked Potato Slices

Oven-Baked Baked Potato Slices – Elephantastic Vegan

Crispy Fried Brussels Sprouts

Crispy Fried Brussels Sprouts – Elephantastic Vegan

Chickpea Cutlets and Mushroom Gravy - Fragrant Vanilla Cake

Chickpea Cutlets and Mushroom Gravy – Fragrant Vanilla Cake

Easy 3-ingredient Cranberry Sauce | ElephantasticVegan.com

Easy 3-ingredient Cranberry Sauce – Elephantastic Vegan

Gluten-Free Vegan Stuffing - Strength & Sunshine

The Best Gluten-Free Vegan Stuffing – Strength & Sunshine

Braised Red Cabbage | ElephantasticVegan.com

Braised Red Cabbage – Elephantastic Vegan

Pan-Fried Bread Dumplings | ElephantasticVegan.com

Pan-Fried Bread Dumplings – Elephantastic Vegan

Vegetable Crescent Roll Ring - Dianne's Vegan Kitchen

Vegetable Crescent Roll Ring – Dianne’s Vegan Kitchen

Garlic Knots - Cook with Kushi

Garlic Knots – Cook with Kushi

Don’t forget to bookmark/save/pin this page, so you’ll always have lots of impressing plant-based recipes for Thanksgiving and Christmas! And please let me know your favorite festive vegan recipes in the comments below! :)

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Amy

Monday 21st of November 2016

All of these sound amazing! I wish I could go to a Holiday potluck serving them all :)! I am going to have to try some of these recipes!

Bianca

Monday 21st of November 2016

Oh yes, that would be amazing! Thank you so much Amy! <3

Stefania

Monday 21st of November 2016

Super Yum! Thanks Bianca! x

Bianca

Monday 21st of November 2016

Glad you like them, Stefania! :)

Sophia | Veggies Don't Bite

Monday 21st of November 2016

Thank you so much for including me!! What a delicious looking bunch of recipes. Can we all just get together and have a thanksgiving please?! YUM

Bianca

Monday 21st of November 2016

Oh yeah, a friendsgiving would be amazing! :)

Mary Riley

Sunday 20th of November 2016

Iam Vegan and now on a GLUTEN free diet. I hope you can help me

Bianca

Monday 21st of November 2016

Hi Mary, you can find all my gluten-free and vegan recipes here: https://www.elephantasticvegan.com/tag/gluten-free/ Hope you find some nice inspiration! :)

Linda

Saturday 19th of November 2016

My mouth is watering! This is a gorgeous collection and I'm so thankful that you included my smoky Southern style "meatloaf." Sharing everywhere!

Bianca

Monday 21st of November 2016

Thank you so much, Linda!