The World’s Greatest Vegan Food Compendium

Get acquainted with every conceivable sort of delicious vegan food. The links on this page offer thorough coverage of all the best vegan cooking, dining, and grocery possibilities.

It’s Easy to Eat Vegan!

Vegans eat a remarkable variety of delicious, healthful, and convenient foods. Just a bit of reading on the topic will enable you to discover an incredible assortment of options. The very best place to start is our Guide to Eating Vegan. This piece offers a magnificent introduction to vegan cooking, grocery shopping, dining out, and essential vegan foods.

Vegan Cooking Guide

It’s surprisingly easy to learn how to cook delicious vegan meals. Please check out our comprehensive introduction to vegan cooking.

Additionally, here are our guides to six essential dishes for vegans:

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What Do Vegans Eat?

Some of the most popular foods on earth just happen to be vegan.

Check out our vegan grocery shopping list, or read up on some of these popular vegan foods:

Best Selling Vegan Foods :

Tasty Bite
Channa Masala

PROBAR
Oatmeal Chocolate Chip

Nutiva Organic
Black Chia Seeds

Lenny & Larry’s
The Complete Cookie

Easy Vegan Foods

When you don’t have the time or energy to cook, or even go out to eat, you can choose from dozens
and dozens of convenient and delicious vegan foods. Discover all the best offerings here.

TOFU

RICE

VEGETABLES

BEANS

TEMPEH

QUINOA

And if you’re interested in thriving on a vegan diet, don’t miss our vegan nutrition and our vegan fitness guides. Also don’t miss our guide to vegan supplements.

Vegan Cookbooks

No matter which vegan cooking niche you want to explore, you’ll find it on our Cookbooks page.

You don’t want to make complicated time-consuming meals after a tough day of work. So your first vegan cookbook should be a title geared to foods you can make in 30 minutes or less. Any of these are perfect choices:

Plants-Only Kitchen: Over 70 Delicious

Vegan for Everybody: Foolproof Plant-Based

The Vegan 8: 100 Simple, Delicious

The Vegan Instant Pot Cookbook

Vegan Alternatives to Meat, Dairy Products, & Eggs

There are fantastic vegan options for just about every meat, dairy, or egg-based food you could think of. Want to discover even more possibilities? Check out our Vegan Alternatives page!

MEAT

CHEESE

MILK

EGGS

YOGURT

BUTTER

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Vegan Restaurant Options

Don’t miss our restaurant guide for comprehensive advice on the breathtaking assortment of dining options for vegans. Alternately, check out our guide to vegan fast food.

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Vegan Grocery

Even if you’ve got fantastic natural food stores and farmers’ markets nearby, you’ll gain even more options if you check out our vegan grocery featuring the best deals on Amazon.com.

Vegan-Friendly Cuisines

If you want to explore a vegan-friendly cuisine, it makes sense to start with these fantastic possibilities, all of which feature innumerable vegan dishes:

MEXICAN

INDIAN

ITALIAN

MIDDLE EASTERN

But that’s only the start of your options, so don’t miss our Guide to Vegan-Friendly Cuisines.

Our All-Encompassing Vegan Foods List

If you still haven’t found what you’re looking for, our vegan foods list links to every single page we publish about food, dining, and cooking.

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Vegan School Lunches

For decades, the National School Lunch Program has enabled America’s meat and dairy interests to unload massive amounts of inventory to the USDA at guaranteed prices. The system

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Hanukkah

Vegan Hanukkah

Hanukkah can easily be celebrated without harming animals. For starters, consider the customary food. From from potato latkes and sour cream to doughnuts, there are

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Vegan Halloween

Halloween is one of the more complicated holidays, one that fuses respect for the dead with a recognition of the coming winter. It’s widely-beloved by

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Vegan-Friendly Airports

Traveling successfully as a vegan is as simple as keeping some travel-friendly snacks (like energy bars) on hand so you will be prepared any time hunger strikes.

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Earth Balance

Earth Balance products were introduced in 1998 by GFA Brands. All Earth Balance products are vegan, non-GMO, lactose-free, egg-free, casein-free, and free of trans fats.

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Hummus

Hummus may well be the most popular and widely-eaten food in all of Middle Eastern cooking. It’s an incredibly simple recipe typically made of just

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Vegan Shish Kebabs

Vegan Barbecue

Barbecues were once focused around animal meat, but times are changing. Vegan food at barbecues is becoming the norm, and it’s no wonder because plant-based

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Vegan Wedding Guide

Weddings don’t require any significant planning or expense—if you elope to Las Vegas. For everyone else, a decent wedding can seemingly require a master’s degree

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Nutritional yeast (which is affectionately nicknamed “nooch”) is the secret weapon in many vegans’ pantries. It’s a flaky yellow powder that delivers an unmistakably cheesy flavor—if you’ve ever wondered why cheese tastes so much better than milk, it’s the yeast that makes the difference.

Nutritional Yeast

Nutritional yeast (which is affectionately nicknamed “nooch”) is the secret weapon in many vegans’ pantries. It’s a flaky yellow powder that delivers an unmistakably cheesy

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Field Roast Grain Meat Co.

Established in 1997, Field Roast Grain Meat Co. is an artisan vegan meat company based in Seattle. Field Roast products include sausages, burgers, meatloafs, deli slices,

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Vegan Meals

Vegan meals can be as simple as a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, or they can be as elaborate as the fanciest dish at a

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Back in the 1950s, before the emergence of Taco Bell and Subway, hamburgers defined the American fast food meal.

Vegan Burgers

Vegan burgers are rapidly overtaking hamburgers in popularity, and for good reason. Back in the 1950s, before the emergence of Taco Bell and Subway, hamburgers

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Vegan Thanksgiving Guide

While turkey has traditionally been the centerpiece of a Thanksgiving meal, public sentiment against factory farming seems to be increasing every year. And happily, it’s

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Sour cream is commonly used as a topping on baked potatoes and Mexican food, and as the base of salad dressings and dips. It’s traditionally made by fermenting cream using a bacteria culture.

Vegan Sour Cream

You’re missing out on a delicious experience if you don’t eat something with a nice sour taste every now and then. Sourdough bread is one

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Vegan Soul Food

Soul food is an enigma, in that it’s traditionally heavily based on animal ingredients and shunned by wealthier people. But, oddly, it’s also one of

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Vegan Sorbet

Sorbet is a fruity frozen dessert that usually, but not always, vegan. Honey and milk products may make an unwelcome appearance, so always check the

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Vegan Snacks

It’s crucial to have vegan snacks on hand for those times when you get the munchies. From energy bars to popcorn to a piece of fruit, there are

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Vegan Grocery Shopping List

For your grocery shopping trips, print out and bring along this all-vegan shopping list. Produce Salad lettuce (mixed greens, romaine, spinach) Stir fry greens (kale,

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Seitan

Seitan is a vegan meat alternative made from wheat gluten, spices, salt, and water. Chinese Buddhist monks of the Seventh Century were the first to

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Vegan Margarine

Margarine is an emulsion of vegetable fats and water, and is a great cruelty-free alternative to butter. Margarine also has the added benefit of being

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Live Foods

The terms “live foods” and “raw foods” are used interchangeably. Since raw foods is in far wider use than live foods, our main write-up for

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Kale

Kale may well be the single healthiest food you could ever eat, and it’s an excellent source of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and phytonutrients. It’s great in

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Vegan Halloween Candy

Much of the Halloween candy that gets handed out to trick-or-treaters contains milk products or gelatin. The root of the problem is the chocolate that

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Green Smoothies

Green smoothies are quite possibly the most healthful food in the universe. They’re a combination of greens (often spinach or kale), with fruit or fruit juice,

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Vegan Ethiopian Food

Ethiopian food can be extremely vegan friendly, but it depends on the restaurant. Traditionally the meals are served family-style, with several large dollops of various

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Vegan Cream Cheese

Once upon a time going dairy-free meant you’d need to give up cream cheese. But today there are a number of terrific and widely-available vegan

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Vegan Coffee Creamer

Adding regular soy or almond milk to coffee is unlikely to deliver great results since the coffee’s heat and acidity can cause curdling. Fortunately, vegan

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Vegan Candy

Whether you’re shopping for Halloween or just to satisfy your sweet tooth, it is easy to find vegan candy once you know what to look

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Vegan Cake

Cakes are traditionally made with eggs, milk and butter. Yet surprisingly, these ingredients are in no way essential to making a moist and delicious cake.

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Vegan Brunch

Brunch is a delicious fusion of breakfast and lunch, usually served as a massive meal on a lazy weekend morning. Given its often heavy reliance on eggs and

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Almond Milk

Almond milk is made from ground almonds that are blended with water. Sweetener and vanilla or chocolate is often added. Almond milk products have become

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