Being vegan can be tough if you’re new, but not if you have some of the best vegan cookbooks ready to help you make some awesome vegan recipes!
Here are some of the most recently published titles in vegan cooking.
All of these cookbooks are 100% vegan.
2016’s Best Vegan Cookbooks Available Now
Here are the best vegan cookbooks that have been published this year. Each one is amazing in its own way; check them all out below:
It’s the only vegan cookbook dedicated to making entirely plant-based bacon meals!
Enjoy everything from Quiche Lorraine to BLTs, bacon cheeseburgers, bacon apple fritters, bacon-stuffed French toast, pasta carbonara, and more.
Best of all, these bacon are just as flavorful as real bacon without the animal cruelty or cholesterol to clog up your arteries. It’s a win-win!
Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking: 101 Entirely Plant-based, Mostly Gluten-Free, Easy and Delicious Recipes
It features 101 simple vegan recipes, each requiring only 10 ingredients or less, 1 pot or bowl, and under 30 minutes to prepare.
Recipes include nourishing breakfasts, hearty entrees, simple sides, and decadent desserts.
It’s one of the best vegan cookbooks for quick and simple meals.
It features practical tips for creating mouth-watering vegan meals loaded with nutritional benefits that support health and longevity.
“What’s the big deal about living a long time?” Who doesn’t want to live longer while their having fun?
This cookbook has over 150 nutritious meat-free meals packed with comfort-food goodness.
Some of these featured recipes include asparagus edamame bisque, savory Provencal burgers, country-friend tofu with golden gravy, and crazy carrot cake.
It also provides a complete guide to a vegan kitchen and pantry, baking, and vegan protein.
It’s a perfect kitchen companion for any vegan cook, be it veteran or newbie!
Now you can study hard while enjoying quality vegan meals on a budget. This cookbook includes over 250 recipes featuring:
• Vegan alternatives to milk, eggs, and meat
• Tips on stocking your dorm kitchen/mini-fridge
• Veganizing college staples like Ramen, Peanut Butter, and Potatoes
This is a perfect gift for college freshmen, or anyone who loves cooking on a budget!
Some of the recipes included in this cookbook are:
• Harrisa-Glazed Carrots with Green Olives
• Thai Summer Vegetable Curry
• Pear Almond Upside Down Cake
If you want quick vegan meals and have a pressure cooker, then this book is for you!
Some of the featured recipes include:
• Sweet Potato Chili Logs
• Ranch Tacos
• Green Bean Casserole
• Soft Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites
This is the perfect book for busy people who want to prep their meals in advance.
What’s n’ice cream? Ice cream made from fruits!
Enjoy a variety of n’ice cream creations including soft serves, creamy concoctions, fresh sorbets, popsicles, and milkshakes.
This is a perfect summer time cookbook for people with an unyielding sweet tooth.
You’ll learn to make:
• Vegan yogurt & cheese
• Vegan butter
• Vegan mayo
• Vegan pasta sauces
And many other staple ingredients to be used in a variety of healthy cooking recipes.
Nourishing Noodles: Spiralize Nearly 100 Plant-Based Recipes for Zoodles, Ribbons, and Other Vegetable Spirals
Time to whip out your spiralizer and start making some nourishing noodles today!
With nearly 100 plant-based noodle recipes, Chris Anca’s latest vegan cookbook teaches you how to enjoy making loads of dishes, including:
• Carrot Noodles with Zesty Garlic Sauce
• Ranch Noodle Salad with BBQ Almonds
• Butternut Squash Pancakes
• Coconut Cinnamon Carrot Cakes and more!
You’ll be making and eating:
• BBQ Kale Chips
• Avocado Chick’n Salad
• Cinnamon Plum Streusel & tons more
This is one of the best vegan cookbooks for weight-loss friendly meals this year.
You’ll learn to craft these & more:
• Caramel Banana-Oat Pancakes
• Creamy Rosemary Chickpea Pasta
• Baked Sage Risotto with Mushrooms & Chard
• Vegetable Chowder with Arugula
Start living a compassionate and healthy vegan lifestyle today!
Engage your taste buds with over 100 raw vegan recipes including:
• Avocado Grapefruit Bowls
• Sweet Potato Curry
• Spicy Mango Chile Wraps
• Lavender Cheesecake
• & Many More!
This cookbook debunks that myth, showing you how to load up on that muscle-gaining nutrient to get massive vegan gains.
Some awesome protein-rich recipes include:
• Chocolate Avocado Smoothie Bowl
• Golden Corn Hemp Protein Waffles
• Cheezy Herb Kale Scones
• Black Bean Hemp Brownies & More
2016’s Upcoming Vegan Cookbooks
Here’s a list of some of the best vegan cookbooks that are yet to come!
All of the following will be available by December, so pre-order today for those perfect vegan Christmas gifts!
Vegans Go Nuts: Celebrate Protein-Packed Nuts and Seeds with More than 100 Delicious Plant-Based Recipes
Available: July 1, 2016
Nuts aren’t just for snacking, they’re great protein-packed cooking ingredients.
Learn to make over 100 recipes including:
• Peanut Butter Farina
• Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Muffins
• Simple Nutty Cheese
Go nuts for nuts with this nutty vegan cookbook!
Available: July 1, 2016
Jackie Sobon shows you how to combine the right plant-based ingredients to create more than 100 stunning and delicious vegan bowls, featuring:
• Peanut Butter Pretzel Oatmeal
• Tex-Mex Potato Salad
• Kimchi Bowl with Red Curry Almond Sauce
Out of all of the best vegan cookbooks here, this is a must have for vegan bowls!
Available: August 23, 2016
Maya Sozer gives you over 70 quick, easy, and delicious vegan breakfast and lunch dishes to satisfy your hunger. Recipes include:
• Overnight Chocolate Rawnola
• Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls
• Spinach Lentil Patties & More
Start making awesome breakfasts today.
Available: September 6, 2016
Learn to make staple dishes such as:
• Oh Em Gee Veggie Burgers
• Fusilli Lentil-Mushroom Bolognese
• Ultimate Flourless Brownies
• And many more!
This is a perfect gift for any fan of the Oh She Glows vegan blog!
Available: September 6, 2016
Tired of watching her daughters consume processed foods, Melissa Kang crafted tons of wholesome vegan meals for them. This cookbook features her top 100 vegan & gluten free recipes for healthy wholesome meals, including:
• Chickpea Stuffed Cucumbers
• Chili Mac & Cheese
• Beet, Orange & Ginger Juice
Start cooking wholesome vegan meals today!
Available: October 4, 2016
Learn how to bean liquid was discovered and how to use it to make fluffy and rich:
• Waffles & Crepes
• Macarons & Marshmallows
• & More
Aquafaba is the only one of its kind in our series of the best vegan cookbooks available this year.
Available: October 25, 2016
Learn to make amazing holiday staples like:
• Cinnamon Apple Crepes
• Cheeseburger Pizza
• Biscuits and Gravy, and many more!
This cookbook is perfect for the end-of-the-year holiday season!
Available: November 1, 2016
From the bestselling author of Vegan Tacos, enjoy even more vegan takes on Mexican cuisine with:
• Oaxacan Black Beans
• Four Chile Noodle Soup
• Sonoran Machaca Burritos & More
This cookbook comes out just in time for Mexican-styled vegan Thanksgiving dinners.
Available: November 1, 2016
Her dishes include one-of-a-kind ingredients to make extraordinary vegan dishes:
• Butternut Squash Mac & “Cheese”
• Bread Pudding with Baked Persimmons
• Apple Cinnamon Dutch Baby
Get this cookbook if you want veganized dishes that remind you of your mom’s home cooking.
Available: November 15, 2016
Kristy Turner, bestselling author of But I Could Never Go Vegan! brings you 125 stress-free plant-based family meal vegan recipes!
• Want simple dinners? Try Quick Cauliflower Curry
• Worried about satisfying “meat & potato” fans? Try the Lazy Vegan Chile Relleno Casserole
• Picky eaters? Try BLT Avocado Spring Rolls
This is the perfect cookbook for stubborn families who think vegan cooking is impossible!
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Even More Vegan Cookbooks
New cookbooks are published every day.
Did we miss any awesome vegan cookbooks in the list above? If so, let us know in the comments below and we’ll add it as one of the best vegan cookbooks for the year on this list.
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