25 Vegan Christmas Recipes

From appetizers to sides, dinner, and desserts, this post has everything you need to celebrate Christmas vegan style! Discover delicious vegan Christmas recipes to enjoy this holiday season.

Christmas or any holiday for that matter can be hard to think of meatless because let’s face it – the center of the meal is usually meat! With some research and creativity, it’s possible to have a delicious holiday meal without meat! Whether you are looking for a dish or two to lighten up your holiday spread or catering to a vegan guest or family member, this list of vegan Christmas recipes has something for you!

Beet Hummus with Lemon Dill Pita Chips

Recipe by Mindful Avocado 

This savory beet hummus is a tasty and vibrant red reflection of the holidays.
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baked vegan cheese

Holiday Baked Vegan Cheese with Guava Swirl

Recipe by Very Vegan Val

Start your party off right with this Baked Vegan Cheese that will impress vegans and omnivores alike.
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vegan butternut squash soup

Vegan Butternut Squash Soup

Recipe by Food with Feeling

This vegan butternut squash soup is so comforting and it’s GF! The perfect vegan Christmas recipe.
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vegan charcuterie board

Vegan Charcuterie Board

Recipe by The Plant Philosophy

Wow your guests with an amazing vegan charcuterie board!
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vegan crab cake bites

Vegan Crab Bites

Recipe by Vegan Huggs

These mini vegan crab bites are the perfect one-bite appetizer for any Holiday party!
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rosemary nuts

Spicy Maple Rosemary Roasted Nuts

Recipe by Flavor the Moments

These nuts are perfect for holiday parties, Christmas, New Years, and right on through the winter.
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hand holiday vegan rosemary biscuit

Vegan Rosemary Biscuits

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Buttery, flavorful and delicious biscuits are the ultimate comfort food and will be the perfect side for your holiday dinner.
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hand pouring homemade dressing over kale and apple salad

Kale and Apple Salad

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

A hearty and delicious green salad that everyone will love.
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bowl of vegan garlic mashed potatoes with red skins


Vegan Mashed Potatoes

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Roasted garlic and red skin potatoes are a match made in heaven!
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vegan cream-style corn

5 Minute Sugar-Free Vegan Cream-Style Corn

Recipe by Strength & Sunshine

Need a kid-pleasing side dish? This lightened-up version of southern creamed corn is just the thing!
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vegan butternut squash mac and cheese

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

Recipe by Happy Kitchen

Mac and cheese that is dairy-free? Sign me up!
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instant pot cauliflower

Instant Pot Cauliflower with Tahini Sauce

Recipe by The Toasted Pine Nut

Whole cauliflower cooked in the Instant Pot with tahini sauce is great for serving as a main vegan dinner dish or a side.
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vegan sweet potato casserole

Vegan Sweet Potato Casserole

Recipe by Vegan Huggs

Can’t go a Christmas without sweet potato casserole! The pecan topping makes this side dish extra divine!
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shaved brussel sprout salad topped with pecans and apples

Shaved Brussel Sprouts Salad

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Transform brussel sprouts into a shaved salad with apples and homemade dressing
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Vegan gravy with mushrooms

Vegan Mushroom Gravy

Recipe by Stacey Homemaker

This truly is the best mushroom gravy that you’ll want to slather over everything and serve at every holiday meal!
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vegan and gluten free quinoa bowls on pink background

Autumn Buddha Bowls

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Impress your guests and showcase seasonal produce with this vegan meal.
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holiday roast

Vegan Holiday Roast

Recipe by Vegan Huggs

Filled with savory stuffing this Vegan Holiday Roast will make your festive dinner complete.
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jackfruit pot roast

Jackfruit Pot Roast

Recipe by Food with Feeling

A pot roast that is entirely vegan and made from jackfruit?! Christmas miracles ARE a thing!
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closeup of chickpea pot pie on fork over ramekin

Vegan Chickpea Pot Pies

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

This chickpea pot pie recipe is so comforting. There’s even an option to make them GF!
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vegan chanterelle risotto

Instant Pot Chanterelle Squash Risotto

Recipe by Vegan Yack Attack

Source some fancy mushrooms to make this fancy dish. It is the holidays after all!
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vegan shepherds pie

Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

Recipe by Nora Cooks

A classic dish gets a vegan upgrade. The perfect main dish for Christmas!
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vegan baked apples with oat topping

Vegan Baked Apples

Recipe by Mindful Avocado

Give apples the credit they deserve with this single-serving dessert packed with cinnamony goodness.
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vegan chocolate peppermint cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes with Peppermint Frosting

Recipe by Pickles and Honey

For all my chocolate peppermint lovers out there. This dessert has your name written all over it.
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Chocolate gingerbread cake

Vegan Chocolate Gingerbread Layer Cake

Recipe by Supergolden Bakes

This cake will be a showstopper at your holiday gathering.
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vegan orange blossom and fig olive oil cake

Vegan Orange Blossom and Fig Olive Oil Cake

Recipe by Short Girl Tall Order

Make this decadent cake for a showstopper dessert!
Get the recipe here.

Find easy and healthy Christmas recipes to make this holiday season! From appetizers, to main dishes, and everything in between, this list has something you and your family will enjoy! #christmas #veganchristmas #christmasmaindishes #vegetarianchristmas | Mindful Avocado

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