Family, friends, and of course, the veggie food—it’s no wonder Thanksgiving ranks high on our list of favorite holidays. Between freshly made cranberry sauce, succulent sweet potatoes, and the promise of pumpkin pie, it’s hard to wait until the big day to dig in. With more than 15,000 vegan recipes available on VegNews.com and VegWeb.com, we've compiled the perfect how-to guide for your own flawless feast. Whether you’re hosting a dinner for 12, visiting family, or celebrating with a veg potluck, you’ll find the tastiest recipes, stress-busting tips, and top products right here. Happy holidays!
In the end, good recipes equal good times and happy guests. That's why we've sifted through our library of 15,000+ vegan recipes to find the best Thanksgiving dishes to share. From the Festive Chickpea Tart and Cornbread Dressing (both award-winning in our opinion) to the all-time favorite dessert at the VNHQ—the insanely delicious Sweet Potato Cake with Vanilla Buttercream—read on for everything you need to create a show-stopping Thanksgiving.
Festive Chickpea Tart
Candied Sweet Potatoes
Sweet Potato Sauté with Pecans & Cranberries
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Roasted Oyster Mushroom & Sausage Stuffing
Stuffed Buttercup Squash
Pioneer Corn Bread
Biscuits Like Mom Never Made
Famous Caramel Apple Pie
Amazing Pecan Pie
Pecan Pumpkin Cheesecake
Apple Raisin Fruit Crisp
Pumpkin Cake with Chocolate-Hazelnut Ganache
Sweet Potato Cake with Vanilla Buttercream
Mulled Cranberry-Apple Cider
After having hosted dozens of veg Thanksgiving dinners among us, we've rounded up some tips and tricks we know will make this holiday easy as pie (in this case, pumpkin pie dolloped with vegan whipped cream, of course). The most important rule to remember? Have fun!
How to host a Thanksgiving with meat-eating guests click here
Thanksgiving Hotline Chat 11/22 @ 6pm click here
The vegan wine guide click here
What's on your Thanksgiving menu? click here
Myth-busting facts about the veg diet click here
Product review: Field Roast Celebration Roast click here
Thanksgiving events around the country click here
Short on time yet need to bust out a five-star feast? VegNews and VegWeb staffers have scoured the web for restaurants and bakeries to do the cookin' for you. Here's a few of our favorites—we've already placed our orders!
LA: Puff Pastry Masterpiece @ Native Foods order here
SAN FRANCISCO: Supper @ Millennium Restaurant reserve here
DALLAS: Coconut Sweet Potatoes @ Spiral Diner order here
CHICAGO: Down-home Dinner @ Chicago Diner order here
COLUMBUS: Sweet Potato Pie @ Pattycake Bakery order here
DC: Pumpkin Cheesecake @ Sticky Fingers order here
NYC: Apple Crumb Cake @ Babycakes NYC order here
NATIONWIDE: Tofurky Roast @ Pangea Vegan Store order here
NATIONWIDE: T-Day Dinner To-go @ Whole Foods order here
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From all of us at VegNews and VegWeb, we wish you a very happy and veggie-food-filled Thanksgiving. Cheers!