The Colorful Kitchen
If the World Health Organization’s latest release over cancer-causing processed and red meats has you a little nervous for the holiday season, here are some vegetarian and vegan options for your favorite celebratory dinners.
Good news: You aren’t restricted to salad or munching on raw celery and carrots.
MINI POT PIE JARS
I don’t know about you, but these are def waayyy cuter than having to put your hand up a dead turkey’s butt. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Get the recipe here.
CHICKPEA VEGAN MEATLOAF
If you need to feel like you’re eating meat, chickpeas offer an awesome alternative to beef. The other…other meat? Find out how to make it here.
EZEKIEL BREAD ROSEMARY STUFFING
Gotta have stuffing on Thanksgiving? Same. Here‘s the details.
THANKSGIVING GRAVY (BUT VEGAN)
Okay, but obviously gravy is REQUIRED for the holidays. Here‘s how to make it animal product-free.
Desserts (because this is the REAL reason we all love the holidays)
PUMPKIN BREAD PUDDING
I’m here for the pumpkin stuff. I’m sure you are, too. No judgment. Learn how to make it here.
I thought we agreed not to judge on overdoing the pumpkin?? ANYWAY here is the recipe.
CRANBERRY ORANGE CHEESECAKE
Orange you glad I didn’t say pumpkin? Also, who knew cheesecake could be vegan? Dive in here.
APPLE PIE CHEESECAKE
Well, I really like cheesecake. And apple pie is simply the American way. Here‘s everything you need.
Still not convinced you can celebrate the holidays without animal products? Here is a giant compilation of vegan Thanksgiving recipes from VegKitchen.