Looking for the perfect vegan Easter recipes to make your holiday celebration fun and delicious? Look no further! We’ve rounded up the best vegan Easter recipes to help you create a festive and flavorful feast that everyone will enjoy.
Vegan Carrot Cake
If you’re looking for a classic Easter dessert, this vegan carrot cake is the perfect choice. With its moist and fluffy texture and rich flavor, this cake is sure to be a hit with your family and friends. Plus, it’s super easy to make!
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp nutmeg
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1 cup brown sugar
- 1/2 cup vegetable oil
- 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
- 1/4 cup almond milk
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 2 cups grated carrots
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
- Preheat the oven to 350°F.
- In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the brown sugar, vegetable oil, applesauce, almond milk, and vanilla extract.
- Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
- Stir in the grated carrots and chopped walnuts (if using).
- Pour the batter into a greased 9-inch cake pan.
- Bake for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean.
- Let the cake cool completely before frosting.
- Calories: 320
- Protein: 4g
- Fat: 15g
- Carbohydrates: 44g
- Fiber: 2g
- Sugar: 24g
- Sodium: 350mg
- Large bowl
- Cake pan
This vegan carrot cake is delicious on its own, but you can also top it with vegan cream cheese frosting or whipped coconut cream for an extra special touch.
You can customize this recipe by adding raisins, coconut flakes, or pineapple to the batter. You can also use different nuts, such as pecans or almonds, instead of walnuts.
If you don’t have almond milk, you can use any other non-dairy milk, such as soy milk or oat milk. You can also use a different type of oil, such as coconut oil or canola oil, instead of vegetable oil.
This cake can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Make sure to grate the carrots finely so that they bake evenly into the cake. You can also use a food processor to make the process easier.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I make this cake gluten-free?
Yes, you can use a gluten-free all-purpose flour blend instead of regular flour to make this cake gluten-free.
Vegan Easter Brunch Burrito
If you’re looking for a savory and filling Easter brunch dish, this vegan burrito is the perfect choice. Packed with protein, veggies, and flavorful spices, this burrito is sure to become a new family favorite.
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 1/2 onion, diced
- 1 red bell pepper, diced
- 1 green bell pepper, diced
- 1/2 tsp smoked paprika
- 1/2 tsp cumin
- 1/4 tsp chili powder
- 1 can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 1/2 cup corn kernels
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
- Salt and pepper, to taste
- 4 large flour tortillas
- 1 avocado, sliced
- Heat the olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat.
- Add the onion, red bell pepper, and green bell pepper to the skillet and sauté for 5-7 minutes or until softened.
- Add the smoked paprika, cumin, and chili powder to the skillet and stir to combine.
- Add the black beans, corn, and cilantro to the skillet and stir to combine.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Warm the tortillas in the microwave or on a skillet.
- Spoon the bean mixture onto each tortilla and top with avocado slices.
- Roll up the tortillas and serve immediately.
- Calories: 420
- Protein: 12g
- Fat: 18g
- Carbohydrates: 55g
- Fiber: 13g
- Sugar: 5g
- Sodium: 400mg
- Large skillet
- Microwave or skillet for warming tortillas
This burrito is delicious on its own, but you can also serve it with a side of salsa, guacamole, or vegan sour cream for an extra burst of flavor.
You can customize this recipe by adding different veggies, such as zucchini, mushrooms, or spinach. You can also add vegan cheese or crumbled tofu for an extra protein boost.
If you don’t have black beans, you can use any other type of bean, such as pinto beans or kidney beans. You can also use a different type of tortilla, such as corn tortillas or whole wheat tortillas.
This burrito can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
Make sure to warm the tortillas before assembling the burritos so that they are more pliable and easier to roll up.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I make this recipe spicy?
Yes, you can add more chili powder or a pinch of cayenne pepper to make this recipe spicier.
These vegan Easter recipes are sure to make your holiday celebration fun, delicious, and cruelty-free. Whether you’re in the mood for a sweet treat or a savory brunch dish, these recipes have got you covered. I especially love the vegan carrot cake because it’s so easy to make and always turns out moist and flavorful. Give these recipes a try and see for yourself how delicious vegan Easter can be!