Vegan hot cross buns on a tray

Vegan Easter recipes

57 Recipes

Celebrate Easter with a delicious menu of plant-based dishes. From seasonal starters and meat-free mains to dairy-free desserts, we have plenty of tempting vegan recipes to choose from.

5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

What says Easter better than hot cross buns? Try this vegan version, using dairy-free spread and almond milk. Cinnamon, mixed spice, sultanas and citrus bring all the traditional flavours

55 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
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17 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Employ some clever tricks to achieve a dairy-free bake. Egg-free mayonnaise, almond milk and margarine are the secrets to these vegan cupcakes

45 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
96 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This indulgent, fudgy vegan bake is topped with a rich frosting – you'd never guess that it's free from dairy, eggs, wheat and nuts

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

A light, citrussy vegetarian starter - it's just as good at room temperature if you don't want to do last-minute griddling

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
34 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A really easy low-fat, low-calorie aubergine recipe with delicious umami flavours. This dish is so rich and meaty, it's hard to believe it's vegan!

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
192 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Try baking a vegan version of lemon cake. Light and zingy, it also works well if you replace the flour and baking powder with gluten-free alternatives

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
90 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A warming vegan supper with porcini mushrooms, leeks, carrots, and butternut squash, topped with crispy potatoes. It's low calorie, low fat, and perfect for when the nights draw in

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
52 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try these soft, squidgy brownies, without the dairy or eggs. They're perfect for vegans and people following a dairy-free diet and taste utterly divine.

55 mins
Easy
Vegan
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This vibrant green side dish is a delicious way to serve vegetables alongside your Sunday roast

23 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Use good-quality chickpeas to give this vegan hummus a really silky feel. Dips make perfect, easy party food to serve with crudités and warm pittas

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
8 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This divine, squidgy chocolate cake is dairy and wheat-free, so vegans can dig in!

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
Vegan
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Crispy roasties with a fresh citrus flavour - perfect served on a spread with roast meat, fish or vegetables

2 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
Vegan
295 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Use up your ripe bananas in our vegan banana bread – the perfect breakfast treat to enjoy with your morning cuppa. We love it toasted with peanut butter

50 mins
Easy
Vegan
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Sweet when blanched, slightly bitter when burned, these perfectly balanced leeks atop crusty ciabatta make an easy, healthy, vegan starter

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
508 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Everyone loves this super healthy soup, perfect for an easy supper

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
522 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper.

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Impress your guests with this decadent chocolate and date tart in a shortcrust pastry case. Suitable for vegans, it's sure to go down a treat with everyone

1 hr and 10 mins
More effort
Vegan
130 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This vegan chilli packs in plenty of vegetables and doesn’t fall short on the flavour front. Serve it with rice or in jacket potatoes for a filling supper

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
15 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

These vegan coconut milk pancakes with passion fruit and banana topping couldn't be simpler. They're perfect for a brunch with family and friends

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
9 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

A blend of miso and mirin give this extra-special tofu dish added depth of flavour. This simple vegan main course is flavourful, fresh and filling

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
25 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Give free-from baking a go with this easy vegan sandwich cake – an indulgent carrot cake with coconut and cashew icing that everyone will want another slice of

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegan
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Switch up your routine on weeknights with this Asian-inspired vegan dish with roasted aubergine and chilli peanut…

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
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