Cranberry and lentil nut roast with parsnips and potatoes

Vegan Christmas recipes

Serve up a festive, plant-based feast with our vegan Christmas starters, mains, sides and desserts. Choose from nut roasts, Christmas puddings, pies and more.

12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Double or triple the quantities of this festive cranberry and lentil bake to serve more people, if you like. You can make it up to two days before serving

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
16 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Combine root vegetables with mushrooms, grains, hazelnuts and fresh herbs to make this stunning vegan centrepiece. Top with parsnip crisps for added crunch

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
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5 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve these lovely mini nut roasts as a vegan dish at Christmas. You could also serve the recipe as one large nut roast, too – just use a larger loaf tin

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegan
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Add a deliciously different side dish to your Christmas spread with these pan-fried sprouts and juicy pomegranate seeds, drizzled with pomegranate molasses

30 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make this vegan Christmas pudding as part of a festive feast, packed with dried figs, raisins, sultanas and a tot of rum. Serve warm with vegan ice cream

3 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
35 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bake our vegan tart for a showstopper at a dinner party. The bold red of beetroot against the green salad also makes it ideal for a meat-free Christmas Day

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Bake vegan mince pies for a Christmas party, with a cherry and hazelnut filling that everyone will love. We have a great tip for making flaky pastry as well

1 hr and 40 mins
More effort
Vegan
12 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Spruce up Brussels sprouts for Christmas Day with the addition of garlic, lemon and chilli. The result is a flavourful vegan side dish that's healthy too

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Bake this moreish sweet potato parcel as a vegan Christmas Day centrepiece, enhanced with the festive flavours of sage and chestnuts

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
9 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake our vegan Christmas wreath with spinach, pine nuts and tofu as a centrepiece for a meat-free Christmas Day. Adorn with festive cranberries and dill

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Throw some herbs in with your roast potatoes for an added burst of flavour. These roasties make a great festive side dish or accompaniment for a Sunday roast

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
14 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Substitute eggs for chia seeds in this vegan take on a traditional Christmas cake. The coconut oil adds a great background flavour and keeps the cake moist

2 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
Vegan
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make this fantastic beetroot, sweet potato, chard and celeriac rainbow-layered pie as a stunning centrepiece for a vegan Christmas or dinner party

2 hrs and 45 mins
A challenge
Vegan
13 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this healthy vegan celeriac and hazelnut soup as a starter on Christmas Day. Truffle oil adds a bit of luxury, or leave it out for a simple supper on a winter's night

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Add coriander seeds, apples and maple syrup to red cabbage to make a punchy festive side dish. A colourful addition to any Christmas dinner table

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make these vegan bites with brined carrot ribbons. Infused with lapsang souchong tea, they're a great alternative to classic smoked salmon canapés

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Make roast potatoes that are tasty and healthy. Smoked paprika adds flavour and we have a top tip for a crispy finish. Ideal for Sunday lunch, or Christmas Day

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this different take on roasted root vegetables, perfect for a Sunday roast or Christmas Day. The addition of maple syrup and thyme adds a little luxury

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

If you're catering for vegans at a party, make these easy carrot canapés that everyone will love. Top with a sprig of dill and a vegetable crisp to impress

35 mins
Easy
Vegan
14 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Switch the butter for coconut oil, eggs for chia and use chickpea water in royal icing to make these easy, totally vegan Christmas gingerbread biscuits

42 mins
Easy
Vegan
16 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make our vegan tiffin squares as a festive treat, packed with Christmas ingredients like ginger nuts, dried cranberries and pistachios. They're great for a party.

18 mins
Easy
Vegan
7 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine chickpeas and aubergine with garlic and cumin for these tasty, healthy vegan canapés. Everyone will love them served with our harissa yogurt

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Finish your Christmas morning efforts by reheating this make-ahead gravy. It's the perfect partner to all your favourite trimmings at the festive table

2 hrs
More effort
Vegan
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Make these tasty teriyaki tempeh canapés ahead of a party and rewarm them in the oven when your guests arrive. Serve with our moreish peanut dipping sauce

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
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