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7 Easy Vegan Plant-Based Dinner Recipes

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7 Easy Vegan Plant-Based Dinner Recipes7 Easy Vegan Plant-based Dinner Recipes

Need 7 easy vegan plant-based dinner recipes?

I have listed 7 of my family’s favourite easy vegan dinner recipes.

Are you new to vegan and plant-based diets?

It can be so difficult at first finding recipes that your family will enjoy.

Think of this list as an ideal starting place for those new to vegan and plant-based diets. Or for more experienced cooks maybe you’ll discover a new favourite.

These easy vegan dinner recipes are also ideal for those looking to add more meat-free meals to their diets.

Add these recipes to your meal plan and prepare for a week of delicious flavour!

All of the 7 easy vegan plant-based dinner recipes are tried, tested and loved by a real family!

Try a new recipe for each day of the week and enjoy leftovers for lunch the next day!

Vegan Spanish Chickpea Rice Stew
This Spanish inspired chickpea rice stew is perfect for the cooler months as well as the warmer months.
Fluffy potatoes, rice and chickpeas stewed in a umami packed thick sweet tomato paprika sauce. With tasty fresh greens and tangy balsamic vinegar enriching each mouthful.
Serve with a large colourful salad, garlic stuffed olives and crusty or flat bread for scooping.
Check out this recipe
Spanish chickpea vegan rice stew in a white deep bowl with cream background and red-white check tea towel, wooden cup of to the side
Vegan Quick Tempeh Spaghetti Bolognese
Vegan Tempeh Bolognese is perfect for those busy days when you need something nutritious, delicious and fast cooking.
This recipe is super easy and quick yet full of classic, rich, savoury, satisfying flavours.
Check out this recipe
3 bowls of tempeh Bolognese with chopped chives and a salad bowl in background.
Vegan Hamburger Casserole
This casserole is an adaptation of the Southern American family favourite Hamburger casserole.
Vegan Hamburger Casserole is a fun, deliciously wholesome family meal perfect for autumnal and winter warming dinners.
Serve for veggie Thanksgiving or festive meals with sides of green beans, Brussel sprouts, or peas and a tasty vegan gravy.
Check out this recipe
Vegan Hamburger Casserole in blue dish with red background.
Vegan Lancashire Hotpot
Vegan Lancashire Hotpot is a delicious traditional dish that is perfect for family autumnal and winter meals.
Mushrooms, butterbeans and meat-free pieces cooked in a tasty gravy and topped with crispy golden potato slices with cheesy tasting nutritional yeast flakes.
Check out this recipe
Vegan Lancashire hotpot ready and golden.
Vegan Cowboy Pie (Cheesy Baked Bean Pie)
A delicious fun family favourite meal that is perfect for prepping in advance and enjoying as autumnal and winter warming meals.
Serve with your favourite veggies or a crisp green salad.
Check out this recipe
Vegan cowboy pie served with corn cobs and wild rocket in white bowl, silver fork, and red casserole dish in distance, red check tea towels.
Vegan Sausage Pasta with Pinto Beans and Sweet Red Peppers
A classic family-favourite quick and easy mid-week meal.
Delicious meat-free sausages complimented by a rich, savoury, sweet and gently spicy tomato sauce.
Serve with your favourite pasta or stuffed into a crispy baked potato. Don't forget the tasty greens!
Check out this recipe
Two bowls of vegan sausage pasta with skillet to side, and wooden background, small dish of chopped herbs.
Vegan Traditional Beef Stew
Beef stew has been a classic family favourite for hundreds of years.
Vegans, vegetarians, and plant-based eaters don't have to miss out with this kinder 'beef' stew!
Vegan 'beef' stew is a umami flavour bomb! So tasty and satisfying.
Check out this recipe
vegan beef stew in a white enamel bowl with a blue rim on top of a white plate, with crusty bread on the side, and silver spoon in the stew

Looking for more easy vegan recipes and meal inspiration?

Check out my top 7 family vegan soup favourites (plus a bonus 2!) 7 easy vegan and plant-based soup recipes pin


Looking for some easy vegan dessert and pudding recipe ideas?

What about a big dollop of Traditional Vegan Eve’s Pudding? Stewed apples nestled under a delicious cinnamon sponge topping. Drizzle some vegan single cream over for a tasty treat.

vegan eves pudding


Or for something healthier but rich, light, and incredibly tasty try some super-quick no-bake Vegan Chocolate Pudding.

Vegan Chocolate Pudding
The best whipped chocolate pudding ever! Takes 5 minutes to prepare and a few hours in the fridge if you can bear it! And to top it off its actually healthy!

Got kids who would love a plant-based baking project?

Check out this tasty vegan banana bread cake recipe, especially written for kids to bake, over on our sister website earthcadetseducation.

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7 Easy Vegan Plant-Based Dinner Recipes7 Easy Vegan Plant-based Dinner Recipes

6 thoughts on “7 Easy Vegan Plant-Based Dinner Recipes”

    1. I know right! I often feel the same. Its so easy to get stuck with the same recipes and sometimes its hard to think of new things to cook! Happy cooking!

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