12 Vegan Comfort Food Recipes for Veganuary

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This collection of vegan comfort food recipes will help to get you through the cold winter months. All of them are easy, healthy and plant based!

I’m not doing veganuary this year but I’m always trying to cut down on the amount of animal products I include in my diet. It’s exciting that it’s becoming easier and easier to find vegan recipes online and buy ingredients that are alternatives to traditional ingredients. 

But still. As much as I enjoy putting together vegan recipes I am very much the kind of person that craves all the cheesy goodness as soon as the weather gets colder. 

I have definitely fallen foul to the assumption in the past that vegan food can’t be comforting. That it’s all about the raw broccoli and bland tofu without any of the comfort and warmth that you need this time of year.

The longer I’ve been trying to use less animal products the more I’ve realised that there’s actually so many things you can make that are just as good as their cheesy and meaty counterparts.

So I thought I’d round up some of my favourite vegan comfort food recipes from some of my favourite bloggers so that whether you’re doing veganuary or just trying to start the year by eating a little less meat and dairy you’ve got some delicious dinner options which will still keep you full and comforted.

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Peanut and Sweet Potato Stew

This peanut and sweet potato stew is spicy, filling and delicious. Add all your favourite toppings and serve with a healthy portion of rice or other grain.

Chickpea Noodle Soup from Umami Girl

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Easy One Pot Cauliflower Curry from Recipes From a Pantry

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Pressure Cooker Smoky Lentil Stew

Bowl of pressure cooker lentil stew on a mat over a marble background

Pressure Cooker Miso Red Lentil Soup with Shitake Mushroom and Kale from The Little Epicurean

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Vegetable Tagine with Chickpeas

Side on shot of vegetable tagine with couscous in a blue bowl on a grey background

Vegan Sweet Potato Curry from Salt and Lavender

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Stovetop Vegan Mac and Cheese from Watch Learn Eat

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Roasted Red Pepper Soup with White Beans

Roasted red pepper soup in a bow with bread on a white wooden surface

Slow Cooker Lentil Sweet Potato Chilli from Delightful Adventures

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Harissa Chickpea Stew with Aubergine

Side on shot of harissa chickpea stew with couscous and herbs in a blue bowl

Vegan Pressure Cooker Coconut Curry with Sweet Potato

Close up of pressure cooker coconut curry in a bowl with rice

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2 Comments

  • Reply
    Sherri
    07/01/2019 at 1:03 AM

    Thanks for including my mac and cheese! Love all these vegan comfort food ideas! Can’t wait to try them! So much deliciousness! 🙂

  • Reply
    Bintu | Recipes From A Pantry
    09/01/2019 at 12:05 AM

    Such tasty recipes! Thanks for including mine.

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