30 Favorite Vegan Spring Recipes🥕 Hop into spring and enjoy the fabulous flavors of this time of year with our favorite collection of delicious spring-inspired dishes featuring an array of plant-based starters, salads, sides, entrees & desserts.
Originally published 04/01/2021
Don't you love the beginning of spring? It's so uplifting to step outdoors and see Mother Nature breathing new life into our environment as migratory birds are returning from wintering south and new leaves and buds are appearing on trees and shrubs.
Even the hummingbirds and bees are out and about gathering nectar from flower blossoms. Watching them inspired me to create my own sweet & delicious vegan "bee-free" clover honey. It's perfect stirred into a nice tall glass of citrus iced tea.
Some of my fondest memories are backyard holiday parties with my relatives. When I became vegan, I didn’t want to give up enjoying our traditional family recipes, so I decided to find ways to re-create them using all vegan ingredients. Just like Mom’s, just a bit better. 100% vegan and 100% delish!
The following are more than 30 favorite vegan spring recipes from my kitchen to yours (I've added a few more recipes since I first published this collection). I do hope you enjoy them! May the beauty of this season bring you good health, happiness and many delicious memories!
30 Favorite Vegan Spring Recipes
🥕Appetizers & Starters
Vegan Veggie Rainbow Wraps
Vegan Veggie Rainbow Wraps 🌈 Festive, fresh, bright, crispy veggies rolled up in soft spinach tortillas with vegan herbed cream cheese. Celebrate everyday!
Vegan Cuban Crushed Potatoes
Vegan Cuban Crushed Potatoes 🌱 These toasty & crispy mini potatoes are the perfect savory party starter, side dish or snack. Dress them up as much or as a little as you like. Have fun with this easy & healthy vegan recipe! Gluten-free.
Vegan Citrus Carpaccio
Vegan Citrus Carpaccio 🌱An elevated & elegant vegan version of a classic Mediterranean starter. 100 % vegan and 100 % delish! Gluten-free & no oil option.
Heavenly Homemade Hummus
Hurray for hummus! 🌱 It’s hard to be humble about this heavenly homemade hummus recipe. Creamy smooth, so delicious, super nutritious, and easy to prepare. This is as good as it gets!
Best Vegan Tzatziki Sauce
Best Vegan Tzatziki Sauce 🌱 We’ve transformed a classic greek yogurt sauce into an easy & delicious vegan recipe made without yogurt, created instead with a creamy and refreshing fusion of cashews, cucumber, dill & tart lemon. Serve with pita, flat bread or fresh veggies. Dairy free, GF & no added oil.
Vegan Spinach Pesto with Pistachios
Vegan Spinach Pesto with Pistachios 🌱A vibrant fusion of fresh spinach, basil & pistachios brightened with a splash of lemon & minced garlic. If you like pesto, you’re going to LOVE this healthy, delicious and easy recipe!
Watermelon Pico de Gallo
Fresh & Easy Watermelon Pico de Gallo 🍉 This spicy, sweet and refreshing combo of fresh watermelon, cucumber, lime and mango will brighten up any patio party, potluck, or picnic. Oil-free & gluten-free.
Cheesy Vegan Pepper Poppers
Cheesy Vegan Pepper Poppers 🌶 Get the party started with these roasted mini sweet bell peppers loaded with plant-based cheeses, spices, herbs & topped with toasty crisp breadcrumbs.
Vegan Fiesta Pinwheels
Vegan Fiesta Pinwheels 🌶 Festive & tasty tortilla rolls filled with plant-based cheeses, veggies, peppers & herbs. Celebrate everyday!
Vegan Eggless Egg Salad
Vegan Eggless Egg Salad 🌱Everyone loves this super easy & tasty plant-based twist on an old-fashioned favorite, egg salad. High in protein and zero cholesterol, this is the perfect addition to any brunch or potluck.
Vegan Potato Salad
Vegan Potato Salad 💚I updated a beloved family recipe with all vegan ingredients and it’s even more amazing than the original version! Just like Mom’s, only better!
Mom's Vegan Macaroni Salad
Mom’s Vegan Macaroni Salad 💚 Old fashioned style with a vegan twist. So good, you’ll go back for seconds, or thirds.
Watermelon Cucumber Salad
Watermelon Cucumber Salad 🍉 This easy & delicious vegan salad is abundant with bright fresh flavors, color and healthy nutrition. Refreshing sweet watermelon, crisp cucumber, red onion, luscious avocado, fresh herbs and a zesty, oil-free lime citrus dressing. It’s simply delish!
Easy Lemon Artichoke Orzo Salad
Easy Lemon Artichoke Orzo Salad 🌱 A delicious & healthy Mediterranean pasta salad full of bright flavors & textures with artichoke hearts, chickpeas, olives, sun-dried tomatoes & plant-based feta in a citrusy lemon basil dressing.
Vegan Israeli Couscous Salad
Vegan Israeli Couscous Salad 🌱A delicious and nourishing blend of traditional Israeli couscous, nuts and fruits that feeds the body & soul.
Fabulous 4 Bean Fiesta Salad
Fabulous 4 Bean Fiesta Salad 🌱 A festive, flavorful and colorful combo of delicious beans, peppers, red onion, corn and cilantro in a light & zesty citrus dressing. Perfect for potlucks, patio parties, picnics & outdoor entertaining! GF. Oil-free option.
Southwestern Quinoa Salad
Southwestern Quinoa Salad 🌱 Super food. Super good. This vibrant colorful salad is full of bright, fantastic flavor, protein & fresh, nutrient-rich ingredients. You’ll love this easy and healthy vegan recipe. Oil-free option & gluten-free.
Roasted Root Veggies
Roasted Root Veggies 🥕It’s time to get back to your roots, starting with these delicious, nutritious, vegan roasted carrots!
Vegan Roasted Potatoes
Vegan Lemon Roasted Potatoes 🌱 A simply delicious, healthy & easy recipe for preparing the tastiest lemony potato wedges to enjoy with sauces, dips, vegan cheese or all on their own! GF
Garden Zucchini Squash Casserole
Garden Zucchini Squash Casserole 🌱 Fresh zucchini, yellow squash and ripe red tomatoes topped with toasted Italian breadcrumbs & vegan parmesan create this easy, healthy & colorfully delicious dish! GF and oil-free options.
Orange Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Orange Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts 🌱 Beautifully roasted and tossed in a deliciously sweet, sour & savory vegan orange sauce. Brussels sprouts have never tasted or looked so good!
Easy Vegan Scalloped Potatoes
Easy Vegan Scalloped Potatoes 🌱 An easy & delicious vegan twist on a classic side dish. Created with thinly sliced potatoes layered between tender leaves of cabbage, creamy plant-based cheese and baked to perfection. You’re going to love this simple 4-ingredient, gluten-free recipe!
5 Star Vegan Mushroom Seitan Wellington
5 Star Vegan Mushroom Seitan Wellington 🌱 An exceptionally delicious plant-based roast made of fresh mushrooms, artichoke hearts, cannellini beans, herbs and vital wheat gluten flour surrounded with a rich and savory mushroom paté baked in a delicate pastry crust.
Simple Savory Herbed Tofu
Simple Savory Herbed Tofu 🌱 An easy and delicious vegan recipe for preparing beautifully seasoned seared tofu as an entree or hearty addition to any meal.
Best Vegan Spinach Mushroom Quiche
Best Vegan Spinach Mushroom Quiche 🌱 This delicious plant-based quiche recipe is as good as it gets! Baked in a flaky homemade crust, filled with vegan cheeses, fresh spinach, mushrooms and without tofu. It’s simply divine!
Sweet & Sour Macadamia Tofu
Sweet & Sour Macadamia Tofu 🌺 baked in a caramelized sweet & sour sauce topped with a toasty macadamia nut crust. Experience a bright & tasty fusion of flavors and textures with this easy & delicious vegan recipe. No added oil.
Tofu Orange Veggie Skillet
Tofu Orange Veggie Skillet 🥕Savory pan-seared tofu with vibrant veggies, chickpeas and citrusy slices of bright fresh orange make this a super nutrish & delish dish! GF & oil-free.
Homemade Vegan Pot Pie
Homemade Vegan Pot Pie 🌱 A cozy combo of carrots, potatoes, veggies and tofu in a creamy & savory sauce surrounded by a buttery flaky crust. This is comfort food done right.
Mom's Vegan Carrot Cake
Mom’s Vegan Carrot Cake 🥕A scrumptiously rich classic carrot cake recipe with all-vegan ingredients including carrots, pineapple, coconut, cinnamon and pure vanilla, topped with a luscious vegan lemon cream cheese frosting. Enjoy this delish dessert during springtime or any time!
Vegan Cream Cheese Frosting
Vegan Cream Cheese Frosting 🍋Doesn’t that sound yummy? This lemony luscious frosting is the epitome of the ‘icing on the cake’!
Best Vegan Strawberry Shortcake
Best Vegan Strawberry Shortcake 🍓 A classic, favorite dessert made 100% vegan with fresh, sweet organic strawberries sandwiched between scrumptious homemade shortcake biscuits and luscious non-dairy whipped cream. So very berry good! Gluten-free option.
Easy Vegan Banana Bread
Easy Vegan Banana Bread Recipe 🍌 An easy vegan recipe for making simply the most delicious and moist, eggless & dairy-free banana bread. With just a few basic ingredients, enjoy this scrumptious cake-like loaf anytime you like!
World's Best Vegan Lemon Meringue Pie
World’s Best Vegan Lemon Meringue Pie 🍋 The silkiest smooth lemon filling with just the right balance of tart and sweet, topped with mounds of luscious vegan meringue in a golden buttery flaky crust.
Vegan Piña Colada Cupcakes with Coconut Buttercream
Vegan Pina Colada Cupcakes🍍Soft and fluffy pineapple coconut cupcakes topped with a luscious coconut buttercream frosting. It’s like experiencing the sweet taste of an island paradise with each bite!
Best Vegan Scottish Shortbread
Best Vegan Scottish Shortbread 🌷A simply scrumptious, buttery, melt-in-your-mouth classic all-star vegan shortbread recipe inspired by the Emmy award-winning television series Ted Lasso. These sweet treats are sure to put a winning smile on your face!
Simple Vegan Lemon Blueberry Bread
Simple Vegan Lemon Blueberry Bread 🍋 A simply scrumptious recipe for making the best lemon blueberry bread with all vegan ingredients. Deliciously moist and topped with a citrusy lemony glaze, this quick bread will brighten anyone’s day.
I hope you've enjoyed this collection of 30 Favorite Vegan Spring Recipes!
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