Who can resist the lull of a hearty bowl of warm, high-calorie and carb-loaded food to comfort you during even the toughest of times?

Eat your feelings, am I right?

Choosing to eat plant-based  doesn’t mean you have to miss out on any of these oh-so-good, but oh-so-bad-for your waistline, foods.

So, below is 10 of the most comforting foods that have met veganism, married it, and had one delicious love child that you will soon adopt as your food baby whilst having absolutely zero regrets.

 

10 Comfort Food Favourites – Veganized!


1. Mac N’ Cheese

Possibly the most commonly recognised comfort food, Mac N’ Cheese has been bringing happiness to the bellies of many generations. This veganized spin on the classic, takes the dish to a whole new level. Thankfully however, the taste is very similar to it’s dairy cheese-based counterpart and won’t leave you with the after-taste of disappointment. You can find the recipe here.

2. Chocolate Cake

“Tender, Fluffy, Chocolatey, Sweet, Moist, Decadent, Generously frosted” – This surprisingly healthy chocolate cake is life-changing! (Good luck stopping after one slice…) You can find the recipe here.

3. Pepperoni and Cheese Pizza

Dreaming of a super cheesy, warm pizza, topped with pepperoni slices and a crisp, handmade base? Yearn no longer, Divine Healthy Food has you covered, plant-based never looked so good! You can find the recipe here.

4. Chicken Pot Pie

This veganized version of a home cooked classic will keep your bones warm this winter. The perfect food for a miserable, rainy day is there anything more appetising than crisp, flaky pastry? You can find the recipe here.

5. Ice Cream Sandwiches

I scream, you scream, we all scream for vegan ice cream cookie sandwiches! Taking two of the best sweet treats and putting them together to make something truly magical, they look delicious. You can find the recipe here.

6.Eggs Benedict

Yep, that’s right, vegan Eggs Benedict, you really can veganize anything. If you’re a fan of lazy Sundays and brunching, this soy-free, gluten-free, sugar-free, and vegan alternative is well worth a try! You can find the recipe here.

7. Lasagne

Ahh, layers upon layers of soft pasta sheets, veggies, tomato chutney sauce, herbs and of course, oozing melted ‘cheese’. What other way is there to end a terrible week at work? You can find the recipe here.

8. Ratatouille

Healthy and hearty? Ratatouille is packed full of veggies and still leaves the house smelling like your mum’s been cooking. A great way to fill your tum in front of the TV after work. You can find the recipe here.

9. Spaghetti Bolognese

A truly good list of comfort food is never complete without the all-important, hearty bowls of ‘spag bol’. The simple combination of tomato, herbs and pasta is always a winner. You can find the recipe here.

10. Grilled Cheese and Tuna Sandwiches

Jackfruit ‘Tuna’, mayonnaise, and vegan cheese, sandwiched between thick slices of bread and grilled until golden brown, how could this sandwich be anything but indulgent and dreamy? You can find the recipe here.

So pop on your favourite film, and the best comfy socks you own and dig into one (or all) of these delicious creations!

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