A Vegan Thanksgiving Feast
A vegan Thanksgiving is easier and tastier than you may think. From stuffed and roasted squash to creamy mushroom gravy, here are a few tried-and-true, showstopping vegan recipes and soon-to-be classics.
Harvest Stuffed Acorn Squash
Festive and eye-catching, stuffed whole squash like acorn or kabocha is a perfect vegan main dish. Stuff with fillings like whole grains, dried cranberries, sweet potatoes, chopped apples and more.
Muhammara Spiced Red Pepper Dip
Serve this fiery-red roasted pepper dip with colorful slices of raw radishes, carrots, cucumbers and Romanesco cauliflower.
Butternut Squash and Pecan Blini with Currant "Caviar"
This vegan app is made with creamy butternut squash and hearty buckwheat, and topped with sweet currants.
Roasted Squash with Harvest Chimichurri
Sweet, creamy delicata squash becomes even more delicious with the crown jewel of garnishes: chimichurri sauce.
Vegan Cranberry and Apple Stuffing
Even non-vegans will love this meatless stuffing recipe, which loads up on fall ingredients like apples, pecans and cranberries.
Bulgur with Arugula, Pomegranate and Hazelnuts
Pomegranate seeds add beautiful color and juicy flavor to this simple grain salad balanced with peppery arugula.
Butternut Squash and Macaroni Casserole
Coconut milk is the unexpected, rich and delicious ingredient in this creamy vegan casserole dish.
Tahini-Garlic Mashed Potatoes
These potatoes are rich and creamy without the addition of dairy ingredients.
Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Tempeh
Roasting the sweet potatoes brings out their inherent sweetness, while the marinated tempeh imparts a savory note.
Roasted Garlic and Parsnip Vegan Gravy
This unique yet flavorful gravy gets wonderful depth of flavor and natural sweetness from roasted garlic and parsnip.
Vegan Mushroom Gravy
Serve over whole grains or mashed potatoes or stir some into your favorite beans and greens.
Vegan Pumpkin Pecan Pie
Silken tofu is a priceless ingredient when it comes to making smooth and creamy desserts like this one.
Pumpkin Pecan Cookies
Toasted pecans make these spiced oat cookies, which are sprinkled with cinnamon and cloves and scented with orange juice and zest.