30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June

Vegan. It’s the new mainstream. Nowadays, plant-based diets are well recognized by physicians, animal welfare experts, and environmental scientists for being an optimal diet in more ways than one. For instance, a recent report found that significantly more people could be fed by cultivating plant-based crops rather than raising livestock for food. Another report found that 20.6 million animals can be saved by eating vegetarian once a week for a decade. Vegan diets have a significantly lower carbon footprint than animal-based diets, and Harvard research found that a plant-based diet could prevent at least one-third of early deaths.

So, if you’re looking to eat more plant-based foods to improve your health, mitigate climate change, or be kinder to animals, here are 30 recipes for a perfectly plant-based June.

30 Vegan Recipes For a Perfectly Plant-Based June

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Stuffed cabbage rolls are healthy and filling. | Fat Free Vegan

1. Vegan Cabbage Rolls

Life is all about balance. Try this filling stuffed cabbage dish featuring wholesome lentils and grains for a unique, healthy dinner.

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This creamy risotto makes the best of seasonal veggies. | Hazel and Cacao

2. Creamy Vegan Tomato Risotto

This dish is the perfect combination of carb-y risotto with an oh-so-creamy, dairy-free sauce. In addition to being vegan, this tomato risotto is also free of gluten and sugar.

Get the recipe here.

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Tofu scramble is perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. | Simple Vegan Blog

3. Easy Vegan Tofu Scramble

Is it ever the wrong time for tofu scramble (hint: no). You can cook this satisfying vegan recipe for any meal of the day.

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A vegan sandwich never fails to please. | Healthy Happy Life

4. Simple Ciabatta Sandwich

Pack it for lunch, munch on it for dinner, or for your next picnic. This vegan sandwich is loaded with goodies like dairy-free Chao cheese, cream cheese, and lots of pickles.

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30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Enjoy this vegan brown rice stir fry with vegetables. | Simple Vegan Blog

5. Vegan Brown Rice Stir Fry

This vegan brown rice stir fry with vegetables is all you need for a satisfying, healthy lunch. Add in your favorite seasonal veggies and drizzle on tamari or soy sauce.

Get the recipe here.

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
This recipe takes the stress out of making homemade vegan gnocchi. | Lazy Cat Kitchen

6. Gnocchi With Garlic and Sage

Making vegan gnocchi is easier than you think. This filling dinner features classic potato dumplings.

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This vegan pulled pork is wicked good. | Wicked Healthy

7. Wicked Healthy Vegan Banana Blossom with Coconut and Chile Recipe

If there’s one thing you need to try this month, it’s this recipe by vegan food pros. Vegan chefs Derek and Chad Sarno transform banana blossoms into an unreal pulled pork-like texture cooked in a creamy coconut sauce.

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Potato salad doesn’t have to be boring. | I Love Vegan

8. Vegan Rainbow Potato Salad

You’ll never eat a bland potato salad again after trying this nutritious recipe, which combines potatoes with crisp, fresh celery and carrots, fresh dill, and vegan mayo.

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30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Bring these vegan sun-dried tomato and basil wheels to your next get-together. | Minimalist Baker

9. Vegan Sun-Dried Tomato and Basil Pinwheels

Vegan pinwheels are a crowd-pleasing appetizer and this recipe makes it dairy-free. For your next dinner party, try out these pinwheels which provide the taste and texture everyone loves, with ingredients just about anyone can eat.

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This healthy salad is anything but boring. | Oh She Glows

10. Nutty Crusted Butternut Squash Kale Bowl

Fire up the oven and bookmark this recipe to make the most out of butternut squash. Instead of breadcrumbs, it’s coated with hemp hearts, walnuts, cashews, and hazelnuts.

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Don’t shy away from making your own vegan meat. | Happy Healthy Life

11. Stacked Smoky Maple Homemade Seitan Sandwich

Summertime means it’s picnic time. You might need a knife and fork for this monstrous vegan sandwich. If you’ve ever fancied making your own seitan, now’s the time to try it.

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Vegan mac and tacos are a winning combination. | Wicked Healthy

12. Mac Daddy Taco Platter

Is there anything more comforting than vegan mac and cheese? Only this recipe that combines it with tacos.

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These protein-packed vegan meatballs are fun to make. | Vegan.io

13. Tempeh Vegan Swedish Meatballs

Can’t get to IKEA for its vegan Swedish meatballs? This recipe can be made from the comfort of your own home. Bonus points if you make your own tempeh!

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This dairy-free pesto pasta salad has a Middle Eastern twist. | Vegan Heaven

14. Vegan Pesto Pasta Salad

Everyone’s favorite dip meets everyone’s favorite meal, but with a twist: the vegan pesto is made with za’atar, a delicious Middle Eastern spice mix.

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This one-pot vegan meal hits the spot. | Healthy Nibbles and Bits

15. Hot and Sour Thai Coconut Noodle Soup

This creamy, spicy, and sour vegan Thai noodle soup hits all the right flavor notes. Spicy chilis, fresh lime juice, and mung bean noodles are a winning combo.

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Pack these vegan tofu wraps for your next picnic. | I Love Vegan

16. Marinated Tofu Naan Wraps With Avocado Lime Slaw

This hearty recipe opens a whole new door of eating tofu. Bookmark it! You’ll want this time and time again.

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This vegan quiche recipe ditches the eggs. | Sweet Simple Vegan

17. Easy Vegan Spinach and Artichoke Quiche

This quiche is completely egg-free thanks to tofu. Kala namak aka black salt gives it an egg flavor while marinated artichoke hearts, leeks, and spinach make it perfect for spring.

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Italy meets Mexico in this easy vegan dinner. | Rabbits and Wolves

18. Vegan Elote Pasta

Can you say “perfect summer pasta”? Mexican elote meets Italian cuisine in this easy spaghetti dish.

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These crisp spring rolls are a refreshing summer lunch. | The Mostly Vegan

19. Veggie Spring Rolls With Spicy Peanut Sauce

Make this recipe as a healthy side, a colorful appetizer, or leave some in the fridge as a healthy snack for mid-arvo munchies.

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King oyster mushrooms make vegan scallops a delicious reality. | Eat Figs Not Pigs

20. Vegan Scallops With Truffle Pea Puree and Bacon Bits

Take your next dinner party to a whole new level—everyone will thank you. This refined recipe uses king oyster mushrooms to make plant-based scallops. Plate it with seasonal pea puree and smoky meatless bacon bits made from textured vegetable protein.

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You don’t need meat to make fried chicken. | The Edgy Veg

21. Veganized McChicken Sandwich

Fast-food from your own kitchen, courtesy of homemade seitan. Have your vital wheat gluten at the ready, plus egg replacer for the crunchy breading.

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Easy, cheesy, and vegan. | Nora Cooks

22. Vegan Cheesy Broccoli Twice Baked Potatoes

These cheese-tastic potatoes are easy to make and freeze well, meaning you can prepare a large batch and save the rest for an easy meal! The secret to the dairy-free cheese sauce? Butternut squash, cashews, and nutritional yeast.

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Serve this okra dish over a bed of rice. | Healthier Steps

23. Stewed Okra and Tomatoes

Okra gets a bad rep for being slimy. But this humble veg is better for so much more than just gumbo. This recipe sees it stewed with tomatoes, herbs, and spices.

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Pack these meatless hot dogs for your next picnic. | Elephantastic Vegan

24. Vegan Hot Dogs With Homemade Seitan Sausages

Making your vegan hot dogs is so worth it for the hearty ballpark-esque taste. These are made from a blend of seitan, chickpeas, and a whole heap of spices.

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Cashews transform into gooey dairy-free mozzarella. | My Darling Vegan

25. Vegan Eggplant Parmesan With Cashew Mozzarella

Highlight the versatility and innovative nature of cashews with this brilliant recipe that is reminiscent of high-end restaurant dishes. Top with vegan parm.

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Spicy and oh-so-satisfying. | This Savory Vegan

26. Baked Buffalo Cauliflower

You’ll want to make these soft, spicy Buffalo cauliflower “wings” again and again. Pair with cool, creamy dairy-free ranch.

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Pineapple, barbecue sauce, and pizza are a winning combo. | Nora Cooks

27. Hawaiian BBQ Pizza

Let’s settle it now: pineapple belongs on pizza, especially when it’s with barbecue sauce.

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These meaty tacos are surprisingly easy to make. | It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken

28. Vegan Jackfruit Tacos

Never cooked with jackfruit? These easy vegan tacos are a great place to start. When cooked up in the skillet, it takes on a texture like pulled pork.

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Seafood-free ceviche is spicy and refreshing. | Dora’s Table

29. Vegan Hearts of Palm Ceviche

Swap seafood for hearts of palm in this spicy habanero ceviche. Pair with chips for dipping.

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Homemade vegan tomato tuna is perfect for sushi. | The Tasty K

30. Vegan Tuna Nigiri

Roma tomatoes make a shockingly good vegan tuna. Here, they’re marinated with tamari, miso, olive oil, and nori flakes.

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