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Continue to enjoy cakes and comfort food, curries and healthy meals - and all your favourite dishes - the vegan-friendly way. Find more ideas and support our work with recipe books in our shop. Try Cooking Vegan by dietitian Vesanto Melina and chef Joseph Forest for full, nutritionally analysed recipes for people of all ages.  

Don't forget to head over to our blog where we often feature recipe bloggers. Featured articles include how to throw an impressive dinner party for non-vegans and more.

We also have a helpful list of sandwich and wrap filling ideas

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Please note all the recipes in this section are copyrighted by their authors. There are very few recipes that The Vegan Society owns itself, but we have been lucky to receive permissions of some authors to share their recipes.

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Flatbread with baba ganoush

This aubergine dip is smoky, garlicky and delicious(Read more)

Fluffy Fonio Pancakes

Yield: 16 pancakes

Prep time: 20 min

Cooking time: 15 min 

Fonio (also...(Read more)

Fried Yam Wedges in a bowl

Fried Yam Wedges

For those who are unfamiliar with African yam, cooking with it can perhaps feel intimidating, especially given its large...(Read more)

slice of cake with icing

Fruit cake

A classic fruit cake recipe - perfection guaranteed every time.


Jars of jelly

Fruit jelly

A wonderfully light dessert, perfect if you've overindulged on the main course!


Fruit salad with yoghurt and nuts

Fruit salad with yoghurt and nuts

A bacon sandwich generates 1.3 times more CO2e than fruit salad with vegan yoghurt(Read more)

dried fruit and nuts

Fruit tofu dessert

Little ones will love the sweetness from the fruit and the creaminess makes it really easy for them to...(Read more)

cake with orange zest and almonds

Fruity marmalade cake

A beautifully tangy cake, perfect with a cup of tea. It's time to put your feet up...

...(Read more)

Fudgy brownies (raw)

These vegan brownies are raw and completely delicious! They're easy to make and easy to eat, so what are...(Read more)

Garden salad with apple dressing

Garden salad with apple dressing

Carbon emissions: 0.42kg per serving

By Simon Bishop
...(Read more)

garlic mushrooms in a pan

Garlic mushrooms

If you're bored of your usual cereal or toast and jam for breakfast, why not give this a try ...(Read more)

Chocolate cake on a stand

German chocolate cake

A good excuse for some Kaffee und Kuchen.



Giant tortilla chips with rainbow dips

The perfect appetizer for a World Vegan Month celebration!


For the chips:
...(Read more)

Gin and Ginger Cocktail


  • 2 measures of pink gin (1 measure = 25ml / 0.8 US fl oz)
  • ...(Read more)
ginger out of a tin

Ginger snap basket dessert

These are brilliant if you're entertaining because the baskets can be made in advance, giving you more time to...(Read more)

Glazed tempeh, bok choi and soba noodles

Glazed tempeh, bok choi and soba noodles

You can substitute the tempeh for tofu or seitan if you prefer.(Read more)

jars of spices


The perfect accompaniment to your nut roast. Also great with mashed potatoes, mock turkey, pie....the possibilities are endless....(Read more)

Greek salad

Close your eyes as you eat this fresh and salty salad and picture yourself sitting on a Sun-drenched Greek...(Read more)

green tea hazelnut ice cream

Green tea and hazelnut ice cream

For something a little different why not give this green tea and hazelnut ice cream a try? Don't worry...(Read more)

GreenVie Cheese Potato Croquettes

Makes 5 croquettes.

Close up of vegan cheesy potato croquettesIngredients

Croquette...(Read more)


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