Make these plant-powered recipes all month long | image/Healthy Nibbles and Bits
Community Coordinator | Wellington, New Zealand | Contactable via

Vegan. It’s the new mainstream. Nowadays, plant-based diets are well recognized by physicians, animal welfare experts, and environmental scientists for being an optimal diet in more ways than one. For instance, a recent report found that significantly more people could be fed by cultivating plant-based crops rather than raising livestock for food. Another report found that 20.6 million animals can be saved by eating vegetarian once a week for a decade. Vegan diets have a significantly lower carbon footprint than animal-based diets, and Harvard research found that a plant-based diet could prevent at least one-third of early deaths.

So, if you’re looking to eat more plant-based foods to improve your health, mitigate climate change, or be kinder to animals, here are 30 recipes for a perfectly plant-based June.

30 Vegan Recipes For a Perfectly Plant-Based June

1. Cabbage Leaves Stuffed With Black Beans and Rice

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Stuffed cabbage leaves are healthy and filling |image/

Life is all about balance. Try this filling stuffed cabbage dish featuring wholesome black beans and rice for a unique, healthy dinner.

Get the recipe here.

2. Vegan Risotto With Asparagus and Mushrooms

This creamy risotto makes the best of seasonal veggies | image/Vegan Heaven

This dish is the perfect combination of carb-y risotto with an oh-so-creamy, dairy-free sauce. Nutritional yeast, white miso paste, and veggie broth boost its savory, umami flavor.

Get the recipe here.

3. Roasted Sweet Potato & Kale Breakfast Hash

Tofu scramble is perfect for breakfast, lunch, and dinner | image/Minimalist Baker

Is it ever the wrong time for tofu scramble (hint: no). You can cook this satisfying vegan and gluten-free recipe for any meal of the day. Tandoori masala spice gives it a boost of flavor.

Get the recipe here.

4. Simple Ciabatta Sandwich

A vegan sandwich never fails to please | image/Healthy Happy Life

Pack it for lunch, munch on it for dinner, or for your next picnic. This vegan sandwich is loaded with goodies like dairy-free Chao cheese, cream cheese, and lots of pickles.

Get the recipe here.

5. Vegan Ginger Teriyaki Stir Fry

Get a head start on the week with this vegan meal prep | image/Sweet Peas and Saffron

Vegan meal preppers, we see you! The working week can be busy. And after a long day, making dinner is the last thing you feel like doing. This easy flavor-bomb of a recipe combines healthy green veggies with homemade teriyaki sauce — have you soy sauce, sesame oil, and maple syrup at the ready!

Get the recipe here.

6. Gnocchi With Spinach and Mediterranean Fresh Tomato Sauce

This recipe takes the stress out of making homemade vegan gnocchi | image/

Making vegan gnocchi is easier than you think. This filling dinner combines the classic potato dumplings with fresh spinach, black olives, and tomatoes.

Get the recipe here.

7. Wicked Healthy Vegan Banana Blossom with Coconut and Chile Recipe

This vegan pulled pork is wicked good | image/Wicked Healthy

If there’s one thing you need to try this month, it’s this recipe by vegan food pros. Vegan chefs Derek and Chad Sarno transform banana blossoms into an unreal pulled pork-like texture cooked in a creamy coconut sauce.

Get the recipe here.

8. Vegan Rainbow Potato Salad

Potato salad doesn’t have to be boring | image/I Love Vegan

You’ll never eat a bland potato salad again after trying this nutritious recipe, which combines potatoes with crisp, fresh celery and carrots, fresh dill, and vegan mayo.

Get the recipe here.

9. Vegan Basil Ricotta Pinwheels

Bring these vegan ricotta wheels to your next get-together | image/Vegan Heaven

Ricotta pinwheels are a crowd-pleasing appetizer and this recipes makes it dairy-free. For your next dinner party, try out these pinwheels which provide the taste and texture everyone loves, with ingredients just about anyone can eat. A clever combination of firm tofu and raw cashews replaces traditional ricotta.

Get the recipe here.

10. Nutty Crusted Butternut Squash Kale Bowl

This healthy salad is anything but boring | image/Oh She Glows

Fire up the oven and bookmark this recipe to make the most out of butternut squash. Instead of breadcrumbs, it’s coated with hemp hearts, walnuts, cashews, and hazelnuts.

Get the recipe here.

11. Stacked Smoky Maple Homemade Seitan Sandwich

Don’t shy away from making your own vegan meat | image/Happy Healthy Life

Summertime means it’s picnic time. You might need a knife and fork for this monstrous vegan sandwich. If you’ve ever fancied making your own seitan, now’s the time to try it.

Get the recipe here.

12. Mac Daddy Taco Platter

Vegan mac and tacos are a winning combination | image/Wicked Healthy

Is there anything more comforting than vegan mac and cheese? Only this recipe that combines it with tacos.

Get the recipe here.

13. Tempeh Vegan Swedish Meatballs

These protein-packed vegan meatballs are fun to make | image/

Can’t get to IKEA for its vegan Swedish meatballs? This recipe can be made from the comfort of your own home. Bonus points if you make your own tempeh!

Get the recipe here.

14. Vegan Pesto Pasta Salad

This dairy-free pesto pasta salad has a Middle Eastern twist | image/Vegan Heaven

Everyone’s favorite dip meets everyone’s favorite meal, but with a twist: the vegan pesto is made with za’atar, a delicious Middle Eastern spice mix.

Get the recipe here.

15. Hot and Sour Thai Coconut Noodle Soup

This one-pot vegan meal hits the spot | image/Healthy Nibbles and Bits

This creamy, spicy, and sour vegan Thai noodle soup hits all the right flavor notes. Spicy chilis, fresh lime juice, and mung bean noodles are a winning combo.

Get the recipe here.

16. Marinated Tofu Naan Wraps With Avocado Lime Slaw

Pack these vegan tofu wraps for your next picnic | image/I Love Vegan

This hearty recipe opens a whole new door of eating tofu. Bookmark it! You’ll want this time and time again.

Get the recipe here.

17. Easy Vegan Spinach and Artichoke Quiche

This vegan quiche recipe ditches the eggs | image/Sweet Simple Vegan

This quiche is completely egg-free thanks to tofu. Kala namak aka black salt gives it an egg flavor while marinated artichoke hearts, leeks, and spinach make it perfect for sping.

Get the recipe here.

18. Vegan Elote Pasta

Italy meets Mexico in this easy vegan dinner | image/Rabbits and Wolves

Can you say “perfect summer pasta”? Mexican elote meets Italian cuisine in this easy spaghetti dish.

Get the recipe here.

19. Veggie Spring Rolls With Spicy Peanut Sauce

These crisp spring rolls are a refreshing summer lunch | image/The Mostly Vegan

Make this recipe as a healthy side, a colorful appetizer, or leave some in the fridge as a healthy snack for mid-arvo munchies.

Get the recipe here.

20. Vegan Scallops With Truffle Pea Puree and Bacon Bits

King oyster mushrooms make vegan scallops a delicious reality | image/Eat Figs Not Pigs

Take your next dinner party to a whole new level — everyone will thank you. This refined recipe uses king oyster mushrooms to make plant-based scallops. Plate it with seasonal pea puree and smoky meatless bacon bits made from textured vegetable protein.

Get the recipe here.

21. Veganized McChicken Sandwich

You don’t need meat to make fried chicken | image/The Edgy Veg

Fast-food from your own kitchen, courtesy of homemade seitan. Have your vital wheat gluten at the ready, plus egg replacer for the crunchy breading.

Get the recipe here.

22. Vegan Cheesy Broccoli Twice Baked Potatoes

Easy, cheesy, and vegan | image/Nora Cooks

These cheese-tastic potatoes are easy to make and freeze well, meaning you can prepare a large batch and save the rest for an easy meal! The secret to the dairy-free cheese sauce? Butternut squash, cashews, and nutritional yeast.

Get the recipe here.

23. Stewed Okra and Tomatoes

Serve this okra dish over a bed of rice | image/Healthier Steps

Okra gets a bad rep for being slimy. But this humble veg is better for so much more than just gumbo. This recipe sees it stewed with tomatoes, herbs, and spices.

Get the recipe here.

24. Vegan Hot Dogs With Homemade Seitan Sausages

Pack these meatless hot dogs for your next picnic | image/Elephantastic Vegan

Making your vegan hot dogs is so worth it for the hearty ballpark-esque taste. These are made from a blend of seitan, chickpeas, and a whole heap of spices.

Get the recipe here.

25. Vegan Eggplant Parmesan With Cashew Mozzarella

Cashews transform into gooey dairy-free mozzarella | image/My Darling Vegan

Highlight the versatility and innovative nature of cashews with this brilliant recipe that is reminiscent of high-end restaurant dishes. Top with vegan parm.

Get the recipe here.

26. Baked Buffalo Cauliflower

Spicy and oh-so-satisfying | image/This Savory Vegan

You’ll want to make these soft, spicy Buffalo cauliflower “wings” again and again. Pair with cool, creamy dairy-free ranch.

Get the recipe here.

27. Hawaiian BBQ Pizza

Pineapple, barbecue sauce, and pizza are a winning combo | image/Nora Cooks

Let’s settle it now: pineapple belongs on pizza, especially when it’s with barbecue sauce.

Get the recipe here.

28. Vegan Jackfruit Tacos

These meaty tacos are surprisingly easy to make | image/It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken

Never cooked with jackfruit? These easy vegan tacos are a great place to start. When cooked up in the skillet, it takes on a texture like pulled pork.

Get the recipe here.

29. Vegan Hearts of Palm Ceviche

Seafood-free ceviche is spicy and refreshing | image/Dora’s Table

Swap seafood for hearts of palm in this spicy habanero ceviche. Pair with chips for dipping.

Get the recipe here.

30. Vegan Tuna Nigiri

Homemade vegan tomato tuna is perfect for sushi | image/The Tasty K

Roma tomatoes make a shockingly good vegan tuna. Here, they’re marinated with tamari, miso, olive oil, and nori flakes.

Get the recipe here.

30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
Article Name
30 Vegan Recipes for a Perfectly Plant-Based June
We've compiled 30 vegan recipe ideas you can enjoy for breakfast, lunch, or dinner to have the perfect plant-based June.
Publisher Name
Publisher Logo