Vegan blogs are your best source for finding plant-based inspiration that will make you forget all about the meat, stat. We are blown away by the creativity of these vegan bloggers, who take vegan eating to the most awesome level. From vegan yogurt to nut-based ‘cheese’ to cauliflower steaks to vegan caramel, we have no doubt that you will have oodles of recipes to try.
Check out our favourite Top 50 vegan blogs, and please let us know in the comments if there are any good ones that we’ve missed.
Our Favourite Vegan Blogs of 2018
Oh She Glows
The Scoop: If you like food, you’ve heard of this blog. Filled with creative vegan recipes, mouthwatering photos and a heart-on-her-sleeve writing style, Angela’s blog is a must-read for vegans.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Sundried Tomato, Mushroom and Spinach Tofu Quiche
The Scoop: Vegan baking doesn’t require umpteen ingredients. This blog, run by John and Dana, a husband and wife team, offers simple, one-bowl recipes that can be whipped up in under 30 minutes. The photography here is spectacular too – and they offer a food photography school, if you’re so inclined.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Granola Bars
The Full Helping
The Scoop: This blog not only includes heavenly vegan recipes, but also thoughtful discussions about ethics, body image, eating disorders, emotional eating and learning to love ourselves.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Learning to Fully Embrace Health
The Scoop: Vegan Richa is home to a crap-ton of ingenious vegan recipes. There’s more than a dozen veggie burger recipes alone! Many of the recipes have an Indian flair, but there are also flavours and spices for a variety of world cuisines.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Nut-Free Vegan Nacho Cheese Slices
Pickles ‘N Honey (*Culinary Nutrition Expert)
The Scoop: Written by vegan blogger, SEO expert, dog lover and CNE program grad Amanda. This blog is jam-packed with simple, seasonal and fresh recipes.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: How to Make Awesome Vegan Caramel
The Scoop: Ella overcame a rare illness by following a plant-based, allergen-friendly diet, and she’s on a mission to share healthy, veggie-rich, delightful food that will help you feel awesome.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Turmeric and Lentil Soup
Oh My Veggies
The Scoop: This site contains a mix of tasty vegan and vegetarian recipes, along with menu plans, tutorials, nutrition tips, and recipe roundups from the best of the web.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Black Bean Enchiladas with Roasted Red Pepper Cashew Cream
The Scoop: Warning: this site contains a ton of expletives and bluntness, but as long as you don’t mind the offbeat sense of humour, you’ll love the simple, affordable and delicious recipes here.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Grilled Chinese Five Spice Peaches with Noodles
Keepin’ it Kind
The Scoop: If you’re looking for creative, outside-the-box vegan recipes that won’t make you feel deprived or miss the meat, then Kristy’s site is the one for you.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Buffalo Cauliflower Wing Pizza with Tofu Blue Cheese Spread
Healthy Happy Life
The Scoop: Kathy Patalsky’s infectious enthusiasm shines through each piece of content on her blog, from recipes to videos to interviews with other inspiring vegans. She’s also the founder of findingvegan.com, a food sharing site for vegan recipes.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Easy Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers
The Viet Vegan
The Scoop: Written by Toronto-based vegan blogger Lisa, this blog is home to many simple vegan recipes with a Vietnamese twist, along with honest and humorous musings about life.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vietnamese Mung Bean Dumplings
Fat-Free Vegan Kitchen
The Scoop: Susan has been blogging about vegan cooking for a decade, and has been a vegan herself since the late 198os. Her site contains hundreds of vegan recipes based on whole foods, so you’ll be spoiled for choice.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Polenta Lasagna with Portobellos and Kale
Vegan Yack Attack
The Scoop: Vegan Yack Attack covers a little bit of everything, from healthy meals to indulgent treats, making it easy for you to find something yummy to eat for your next meal.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Cauliflower Scramble
The Fig Tree (*Culinary Nutrition Expert)
The Scoop: This blog was mainly vegetarian until Winnipegger Courtney was diagnosed with a dairy allergy and made the switch to a vegan diet. Since ditching dairy and eggs, she’s never felt better – or more inspired in the kitchen!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Curried Coconut Lentil Stew
The Scoop: Written by Rika and Doni, a couple with a love for travelling, this blog features lovely vegan recipes along with reports of their vegan travel adventures around the world.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Sweet Potato Dumplings in Ginger and Jasmine Syrup
Fork and Beans
The Scoop: Cara’s aim is to help people with dietary restrictions feel normal – and she does just that with her delicious vegan and gluten-free recipes. Pay special attention to her infamous ‘copycat’ treats, like healthy teddy grahams, animal crackers, pop tarts and vegan baked cheetos.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Easy Homemade Sprinkles with Coconut Sugar
The Vegan Chickpea
The Scoop: You will get lost in this lovely blog that is packed with must-make vegan recipes, ethical beauty tips and animal-friendly fashion.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Homemade Sunshine Burgers
The Scoop: Longtime blogger and cookbook author Hannah is a truly talented recipe developer and photographer. You’ll love scrolling through her amazing vegan recipes and her crafty posts that feature knitting, crocheting and sewing.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Tofu Poke
Dreena Burton’s Plant-Powered Kitchen
The Scoop: With nearly 20 years as a vegan and with several best-selling cookbooks under her belt, Dreena is one of the pioneering vegans and her blog is filled with healthful, whole-food recipes that the entire family can enjoy.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Vanilla Cashew Yogurt
Veg Kitchen with Nava Atlas
The Scoop: Nava has been writing about the power of plant-based, vegetarian and vegan food since the 1980s. On her popular blog, you’ll find loads of vegan recipes, but also nutrition information, cooking videos, e-books, book reviews and a free downloadable app.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Quinoa Tacos
Post Punk Kitchen
The Scoop: Written by the famed vegan queen and cookbook author Isa Chandra Moskowitz, this website has been around since the primeval time of blogging – 2003! With plenty of recipes, videos and a reader forum, this blog definitely fosters an incredible vegan community.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Tempeh Chimichurri
The First Mess
The Scoop: You will get lost in perusing Laura’s stunning photos, thoughtful posts and recipes, which are filled with seasonal and whole ingredients. With her training as a chef, she adds unique twists to her recipes that bump up the flavour factor!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Fall Veg and Lentil Bowl with Gogi Ginger Tahini Cream
The Scoop: If you like baking, this is the site for you. Ashlae’s blog is packed with a ton of vegan, wholesome goodies (many of which are gluten-free), along with her quirky sense of humour and some travel stories for a lil’ variety.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Sweet Potato Waffles with Cacao Nibs
I Love Vegan
The Scoop: Written by a young, animal-loving married couple, this vegan lifestyle blog aims to make animal-free eating simple and easy to maintain.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Spinach and Mushroom Mini Quiches
Olives for Dinner
The Scoop: Erin’s blog is full of stunning vegan food photos (shot by her hubby) that will make you want to reach through your computer screen. Her specialty is veganizing classic dishes and whipping up creative Asian-inspired dishes . There are several recipes for vegan bacon using mushrooms that you will love!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Sweet and Sticky Cashew Tofu
The Vegan Woman
The Scoop: This is a collaborative blog written by a bunch of talented vegan lifestyle writers and recipe developers. It’s popular ’cause it includes a wide variety of helpful content, like how to raise a vegan family, food and recipes, mind/body advice, home and garden tips, and more.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Getting Your Family On Board a Plant-Based Diet
The Scoop: A school psychologist by day and vegan blogger by night, Ashley’s sense of humour, along with her healthful and dreamy vegan recipes, will definitely help you discover your bliss.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Savory Lentil Quinoa Protein Pancakes
The Vegan 8
The Scoop: Brandi began exploring a vegan diet to help her husband heal severe gout. She started her blog to share the sinful-tasting yet delicious vegan recipes she creates to support his health. All recipes on The Vegan 8 are vegan, gluten-free and contain less than eight ingredients, making vegan cooking a total breeze.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Super Fruity Berry Smoothie
The Scoop: Allyson is a talented professional recipe developer, food stylist, photographer and cookbook author. She not only creates vegan goodies, but also recipes that are gluten-free and allergen-friendly.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Salted Chocolate Cashew Butter
Eco Vegan Gal
The Scoop: Being vegan isn’t just about what you choose to eat, and this extensive healthy living site show people how vegan, whole food, plant-based living benefits our bods, our lives and the planet. With plenty of articles, recipes, product reviews, videos, interviews, beauty care tips and more, this is essentially a one-stop shop of vegan living.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Mint Chocolate Coconut Tapioca Pudding
The Colorful Kitchen
The Scoop: This gluten-free and vegan blog is written by a New York-based holistic health coach who turned to a vegan diet to deal with numerous health issues, including asthma and allergies. It’s full of vegan recipes that are super colourful, yet also easy to make.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Kimchi Stir-Fry
The Scoop: Kristina (aka spabettie), a Portland-based food blogger, puts a creative twist on fresh, vibrant vegan food. She loves the challenge of whipping up a good gluten-free and vegan recipe. Her focus is mostly on anti-inflammatory, clean and organic foods.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Savory Tomato Protein Pancakes with Tomato Tahini Sauce
Simple Vegan Blog
The Scoop: This vegan blog is written by a Spanish couple who are trying to live a simple vegan life full of tasty food. We think they’ve succeeded!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Spanish Paella
This Rawsome Vegan Life
The Scoop: Emily is a university student who woke up one day and decided to become a whole food vegan. Her site is filled with beautiful raw recipes (be sure to check out the decadent desserts!). She’s the author of two cookbooks; one about raw vegan treats and another filled with juice and smoothie recipes.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Raw Lasagna with Cashew Cheese and Sundried Tomato Pesto
The Scoop: Alissa is a vegan blogger who also has her own law practice. She started her site to share her passion for cooking plant-based recipes, and veganizing recipes so they taste better than the animal-based versions.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Garlic and Dill Cauliflower Steaks
The Scoop: The aim of this blog is to ‘vegukate’ (or educate) readers about how delicious and simple whole foods can be, as well as share info about food, health, wellness and nutrition.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: The Very Best Vegan Kale Caesar Salad
The White Chestnut
The Scoop: This blogger lives in Spain and focused on fresh ingredients to make vegan meals that are simple yet tasty.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Spaghetti Carbonara with Black Garlic
One Arab Vegan
The Scoop: Nada lives in the Kingdom of Bahrain. She writes about plant-based Middle Eastern cuisine, as well as how to live a vegan lifestyle in a culture that doesn’t always embrace a plant-iful diet.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Vegan Shakshouka
The Plant Strong Vegan
The Scoop: This blog is written by an animal-obsessed cooking enthusiast whose life was completely transformed after switching to a vegan diet. Whether you’re looking for delicious recipes, product reviews, lifestyle tips, menu plans or vegan guides, you’ll find plenty to inspire you.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Baked Turmeric Falafel with Cilantro Tahini Sauce
The Scoop: Marly is the matriarch of a vegan family who shares musings on food and life. She posts delicious recipes that debunk the myth that vegans only eat nuts and twigs!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers
The Conscientious Eater
The Scoop: Faith avoided cooking at all costs until she began college and began to develop a love for it. As a dedicated runner, she began to research the best foods for her body. This led her to a vegan diet full of fresh, nutritious ingredients.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Homemade Almond Joys
Have Cake, Will Travel
The Scoop: This blog is written by a bicycle-loving California girl who also happens to be the author of several vegan cookbooks. Most of the recipes here are sweet treats and baked goods – but we’re sure you won’t have any complaints about that!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Cashew Coconut Creamer
My Whole Food Life
The Scoop: Melissa and her husband were longtime vegetarians who decided to become vegan in 2012 and since then, they’ve felt better than ever. Melissa is the baker of the family and loves to create healthy versions of unhealthy treats, while her husband Marcus posts the savoury vegan dishes.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Strawberry Creme Truffles
Happy Hearted Kitchen
The Scoop: Jodi is an active gal who lives in the Alps and writes about local, seasonal and fresh plant-based cooking. Her heavenly food photos will make you wanna rush out to your nearest farmers market!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Lentil, Beet and Walnut Burgers with Pickled Fennel and Sunflower Seed Aioli
JL Goes Vegan
The Scoop: JL Fields wears many hats: blogger, vegan lifestyle educator, meal plan creator, author, personal chef, speaker, career coach, cooking class instructor, and more. On her site, you’ll find a ton of vegan resources, along with easy vegan recipes that can fit into your busy lifestyle.
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Tempeh Patties
The Scoop: Sarah is a former graphic designer and high school teacher who now spends her days creating vegan recipes in the kitchen. She’s well known for changing and adapting recipes as she goes – and she began her blog to keep track of all of her tasty experiments so she could make them again!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Tahini Alfredo
An Unrefined Vegan
The Scoop: When Annie became sick of city life and wearing fancy clothes, shoes and purses, she and her partner moved west to the wilds of Oklahoma, where there are no traffic lights or neighbours. She blogs about whole, vegan recipes – no processed vegan junk foods to be found here!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Creamy Greens and Match Soup with Tofu Croutons
Vegan in the Freezer
The Scoop: This clever blog focuses on healthy vegan recipes you can either enjoy right away or freeze for later. There are also a lot of tips on how to best freeze a variety of ingredients and dishes!
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Mujadara Baked Rice and Lentils
The Scoop: Nora not only offers great recipes but has a wealth of tips and tricks about how to be vegan as a family (especially when you have picky eaters!).
Our Favourite Recipe/Post: Instant Pot Pulled BBQ Jackfruit
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