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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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Sri Lankan dal with coconut and lime kale

Sri Lankan dal with coconut and lime kale

Carbon emissions per serving: 0.27kg

From Fresh India:...(Read more)

wild rice

Stuffed baked courgettes with cashews and wild rice

This is a great dinner party option. Not only will it impress your friends, but if you have this...(Read more)

Stuffed chillies in walnut sauce

Can you take the heat? In reality the creamy sauce helps counter the heat from the peppers. Gorgeous served...(Read more)

Sundried tomato and oregano scones by Katy Beskow

Sundried tomato and oregano scones by Katy Beskow

These perfectly portable scones are a tasty alternative to a sandwich, especially when served at a picnic. Delicious served...(Read more)

Sunflower and mushroom spread

Sunflower seeds are wonderfully healthy, packed with iron, vitamin E and other essential nutrients. This spread is a great...(Read more)

Sweet and sour aubergines

Sweet and sour aubergines

Succulent and savoury.(Read more)

Sweet potato burgers

Sweet potato burgers

Steak and chips generates 6.8 times as much CO2e as Sweet potato burgers(Read more)

Sweet potato gnocchi

Making your own gnocchi takes a bit more time but is definitely worth the extra effort(Read more)

Sweet potato quinoa salad

Sweet potato quinoa salad

A ham and cheese sandwich generates 1.4 times more CO2e than a sweet potato and quinoa salad(Read more)

Sweet potato shepherds pie

Sweet potato shepherd’s pie

A comfort food classic with a twist from the wonderful Tiff Williams of @veganattiffs....(Read more)

Sweet potato soup

Sweet potato soup

An individual pork pie generates 2.3 times more CO2e than sweet potato soup(Read more)

Sweet potato soup

Delicious as a soup but you could also try this as a curry sauce. Simply make it a bit...(Read more)

Sweet potato white bean chilli

Sweet potato white bean chilli

Chilli con carne generates 9.3 times more CO2e than sweet potato and white bean chilli(Read more)

Sweet potato, butter bean and chilli soup

We recommend making a big batch of this and freezing for busy days. You won’t regret it.(Read more)

Sweet potato, sage and onion tart

An attractive, colourful centerpiece that goes with ‘all the trimmings’. Makes 1 large tart, serves 6-8.


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Sweetcorn chowder

This soup is decadent and creamy, yet light. Grab some chunks of baguette for dipping and you have yourself...(Read more)

circular dough cut out onto a baking tray

Taigh na Mara highland shortbread

Perfect for Hogmanay, Burns' Night, St Andrew's fact it might be time to invent a few more excuses...(Read more)

Tarka dal

Tarka dal

Chilli con carne generates 7.8 times more CO2e than tarka dal(Read more)

Thai green curry

Thai green curry

Beef kofta curry generates 3.7 times more CO2e than Thai green curry(Read more)

Thai roasted butternut squash and coconut soup

This delicious and warming soup will brighten up any day. Using coconut yogurt as the star ingredient this soup...(Read more)


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