Are you desperately wondering what you’re going to have for Thanksgiving this year? Whether you are newly vegan, serving vegans, or have been vegan your whole life, this article is for you. Today on the blog, prepare to be extra thankful, because we are giving you seven vegan alternatives for Thanksgiving dinner. There are plenty of alternatives to choose from here. You are guaranteed a delicious meal with any of these options. Put the fear of deciding what your vegan dishes will be this year aside. We have you and all of your guests taken care of!
01. Whole Roasted Cauliflower
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We know you must be absolutely dying to try this vegan whole roasted cauliflower recipe from the Cook Republic, because we are too. If you’re looking for a delicious addition to your choices of sides, this option is the way to go.
02. Sweet Potato & Chickpea Cake Buddha Bowls
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Just looking at this photo makes our mouths water. We know you and your guests will agree. This is a perfect way to make a vegan entree that is creative, delicious, and a guaranteed favorite at your Thanksgiving dinner!
03. Sweet Potato Casserole With Black Beans
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We think it’s pretty easy to say that casserole can be a crowd-pleaser. I mean, what’s not to like? Add a spicy twist to your Thanksgiving table and use this as a fantastic option for your vegan friends.
04. Vegan Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese
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Serve your favorite comfort food in style with this brilliant Vegan Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese recipe. You will barely be able to tell the difference…look at that!
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Apart from the hilariously clever name of ‘Tofurky’, this option is best for our vegan friends that want to get as close to a classic Thanksgiving dinner as possible. If this sounds like a great option for you, make sure to check out this tasty Tofurky recipe from My Quiet Kitchen!
06. Roasted Vegetable Lasagna
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Mmm, Lasagna! Lasagna is always good, no matter the occasion. This yummy recipe is from Family Style Food and would serve as the perfect vegan alternative!
07. Nutty Veggie Burgers
A family barbecue or Thanksgiving dinner? That is up to you to decide, but what we do know is that you can’t go wrong with a Nutty Veggie Burger.
Don’t worry fellow vegans, Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be the most dreaded dinner of the year. With these seven vegan alternatives, you can enjoy your dinner, loved ones, and most importantly, the dessert afterward. From whole roasted cauliflower to Tofurky, you really can’t go wrong!