30+ Vegan Dinner Recipes for an Easy Weeknight Meal
There are so many reasons to start eating more vegan meals, it's hard to count. Forgetting all the research that shows eating less meat is great for your health, good for the environment, and of course better for the animals, one of our favorite reasons: It's so tasty! Whether you're experimenting with dairy-free #MeatlessMondays, trying it for a month, or are hosting a vegan friend for dinner, chances are you're in the market for a few recipes that can show off the sheer variety of flavors in the vegetable kingdom while still keeping things relatively easy, and keeping you from feeling hungry minutes after a meal.
Well, fret not. These vegan recipes have it all. They're not only super quick and straightforward to make, but they're chock-full of flavor. And what's best is that most of them rely on ingredients you're likely to find at your local grocery store or farmers market. From a grain-filled chili, crunchy roast-carrot tacos, and a hearty, gluten-free noodle bowl to stuffed eggplants, savory veggie burgers, and, of course, stews and salads galore, these dishes are surefire ways to keep your family happy and well-fed.
Though, if you're all feeling a little peckish afterwards, you can always cap the meal off with one of these vegan dessert recipes. And if you're looking to cut meat out of other meals, here are some vegan breakfast recipes. We even have vegan camping meals to keep you going on the trail.© Becky Luigart-Stayner, Food Styling By: Marian Cooper Cairns and Lindsey Fine Lower