Vegan Recipes

Mar 1, 2024 | 0 comments


Want to see any vegan recipes on Thrifty Lesley? Here they all are

Punjabi Cabbage
Punjabi Cabbage
Chocolate muffins
Chocolate Muffins. Quick, easy, great for packups and very cheap
red lentil and broccoli soup in a teal coloured bowl on a matching saucer, with a spoon.
Broccoli and Lentil Soup
Raisin pancakes
Raisin Pancakes
cranberry orange and ginger chutney
Home Made Christmas Hampers
hot ginger tea
Fresh Ginger Tea
Fresh lime simple syrup in a glass clip top jar
Homemade, fresh lime simple syrup
Vegan couscous salad on a plate, with black olives in a glass bowl
Vegan Couscous Salad
raisin biscuits - close up
Raisin Biscuits
caramelised onions
Caramelised Onions
simple red lentil tomato dahl in a mustard coloured dish
Simple Vegan Red Lentil Tomato Dahl
couscous salad
Salted Cashew Vegan Couscous Salad - warm or cold
vegan sweet potato soup
Vegan Sweet Potato & Lentil Soup
Carrot Jam - in jam pot
Carrot Jam
Curried Pumpkin and Coconut Soup
Curried Pumpkin and Coconut Soup
carrot and sultana loaf - slices on plate, close up
Carrot & Sultana Loaf
oaty biscuits
Oaty Biscuits. Delicious, very versatile and totally irresistible!
pan fried falafel and carrot salad
Falafel with carrot salad
how to make soup
Lentil Soup, my go to lunch time soup
broccoli pesto - in dish
Vegan Broccoli Pesto
Vegan sweetcorn fritters, with peas, oven wedges and ketchup, on a glass plate
Sweetcorn fritters, wedges & peas
close up of chickpea crumble, on a plate, with sides
Chickpea Crumble
chole masala and nan bread
Chole Masala & Nan
apricot jam in a small glass dish
Apricot jam. Fresh and wonderful, and better than even the poshest versions you can buy!
The finished recipe, with parmesan
Spiced lentil balls
dozens of ideas and inspiration for Veganuary
Need some ideas for Veganuary?
mixed nut butter
Christmas leftovers - part 4. Chestnut Soup; Fruit Crumble Toppings; Mixed Nut Butter; Turkey Zombie Burgers
Vegan BBQ Sauce
BBQ Sauce, it's vegan too
savoury popcorn recipe
Home made popcorn, less than half the price of shop bought
chocolate fudge cake
Chocolate Fudge Cake, made with / out eggs
Peanut noodles
Peanut Butter Noodles. Add chicken or fish, or keep it vegan
101 pancakes
Pancakes and not quite 101 ideas, sweet and savoury to fill them
Hazelnut Butter & Vegetable Bake
Hazelnut Butter Vegetable Bake - GF, DF & Vegan
butternut squash, coconut and ginger soup
Butternut Squash, Ginger & Coconut Soup - GF, NF, DF & Vegan
summer tomatoes in a vegan panzanella
Panzanella with lovely sun ripened tomatoes.
celery, swede and chickpea bake
A Vegan Vegetable Bake - Celery, Swede & Chickpea
Home made honey smoked walnut butter. Easy, cheap and delicious!
Home made honey smoked walnut butter. Easy, cheap, versatile and super delicious
Tomato & Almond Patè for a budget recipe
Tomato & Almond Patè
spicy vegetable fritters, a very cheap family meal
Vegetable Fritters
Beetroot ragu lasagna
A Month of Low Syn Budget Meals. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, the lot
vegan savoury cake
Vegan Savoury Loaf Cake
beetroot lasagna - vegetable lasagna
Beetroot Ragu Lasagna
side dishes
Something different to do as side dishes with everyday vegetables
lentil pate for a budget breakfast
Lentil Pate
Black olive and tomato tapenade tart
Vegan Valentine Meal
parsnip hummus
Another Trio of Vegetable Hummus - Beetroot, Parsnip and Swede
trio of vegetable hummus
A Trio of Vegetable Hummus
lentil ragu with spaghetti in a white bowl
Lentil ragu with spaghetti
Sugar Free Chocolate, Cranberry and Walnut Tea Bread
Sugar Free Chocolate, Cranberry and Walnut Tea Bread
spiced broccoli soup recipe
Spiced Broccoli Soup. Delicious with tomato scone or herb bread
vegan crumble
Vegetarian Christmas Meal Plan - Vegan Walnut and Chestnut Crumble
spiced pot au chocolat
Vegetarian Christmas - Spiced Pot au Chocolat with a Spiced Biscuit
tomato stewed cauliflower a traditional Greek food.
Kounoupithi Yiahni or Tomato Stewed Cauliflower. A traditional Greek food
jacket potato
Jacket Potato Fillings
apricot jam
More uses for your wonderful home made jam
green lentil salad
Green lentil, mushroom, raisin and cucumber salad, with a brinjal pickle and yoghurt dressing
maple syrup granola
Maple Syrup, Toasted Almond & Cranberry Granola
how to make soup
Basics ....... How To Make Soup
Lentil nut loaf vegan, versatile & rather delicious
iceberg for lettuce soup
Lettuce Soup. Perfect to use up that half bag of salad leaves
vegetable and hummus pie
Vegetable and hummus pie
cranberry orange and ginger chutney
A wonderful winter chutney, Cranberry, orange and ginger
homemade hummus
Things You May Never Need To Buy Again - Hummus
Pasta sauce
Things You May Never Need To Buy Again - Pasta Sauce
tomato and chive soda bread
Tomato & Chive Soda Bread
Gajar Matar
Gajar Matar. Everyday vegetables wearing a sari
Sweet bean curry
Something I've been making for decades - Sweet Bean Curry
Bean and Quinoa Herby Salad
Bean and Quinoa, Lemon and Herb Salad
Stuffed potato cakes
Stuffed potato cakes
soy and ginger apples
OMG! These are AMAZING! Gingery soy sharp apples
Sweet and sour onions
Cipolline in Agrodolce (Onions in Sweet and Sour Sauce)
Vegetables for soup
Practically free soup using old veg and peelings stock
Runner bean pesto
Got too many runner beans? This lovely pesto will use up loads!
Walnut Nuttela wheat bisks
Walnut 'Nutella' and wheat bisks bites. These are so good they're dangerous!
30+ different flavours for baked bean hummus/pate
30+ different flavours for baked bean hummus / paté, a LCHF recipe, or fat free!
Summer berries jam
Using up bits and pieces of fruit to make a lovely fresh Summer Berry jam
instant tomato pan fried focaccia
The easiest sundried tomatoes in olive oil - ever! And use them in instant tomato pan fried focaccia
flat breads in a pile
Lots of different things you can make, all using Magic Dough kept in the fridge
Three ingredient cake
How to make a cake with just 3 ingredients, or maybe even 2! For when the SHTF?
Fried lemon skins
Crispy Lemon Skin and refurbished pots
Roasted roots
I've found a new favourite thing!
Barley salad
Barley Salad, 59p. Versatile, delicious and very easy to make
Home made mustard
Things you may never need to buy again - mustard
Sag aloo
A delicious Sag Aloo that really hits the spot.
granola breakfast bars
Gorgeous Granola Breakfast Bars. Super simple to make
Rocket, watercress, basil and sunflower seed pesto. Nut and gluten free
Sage leaves
Sage, lemon and pumpkin seed pesto £2.99 for a huge jar
Mixed veg dauphinoise
Mixed vegetable dauphinoise for dinner, 47p
Wholemeal loaf
A sparkling water wholemeal loaf
Freeze dried vegetables
Freeze dried fruit and vegetables. Tasty? Economical? Desirable?
Tomato rolls
Tomato flavoured sparkling water rolls
Mushrooms on toast
Simple mushrooms on toast. A super simple plate of loveliness for any time of day
Cook book
Fiery Potatoes, spicy and delicious
Rosemary's flapjacks
Savoury flapjacks, fragrant with rosemary, caramelised onions and sweet chilli, 15p
Meal plan 10 - Pea fritters and chips, vegan
Tom yum soup
Vegan 5:2 Tom Yum with shredded cabbage, 43p
green tomato curry
Green Tomato Curry, vegan and using up LOADS of what I have
Herby scones
Herby Scones, 2p a scone - Meal Plan 10
Cheese and Ham Toastie/ mushroom and garlic / sultana and cream cheese etc etc
Quinoa burger
Now we're talking! An extremely yummy quinoa burger version, and some raspberry muffins
Couscous salad
No Power Meal Plan - Couscous Salad 50p a serving
spicy katjan sauce
Vegan bean and spicy katjan sauce sandwich paste, 12p a sandwich, LOADS of variations
spinach and coconut dahl
Spinach & Coconut Dahl
Individual lunchtime pies, a bargainous 20p each. Won't get these in Greggs 🙂
Butter Beans with Sauted Mixed Veg on a large white plate
Meal Plan 4 - Butter Beans with Sauted Mixed Veg, 38p
Crocus and nearly meal plan 8 soup
Meal Plan 8 - peanut butter and coconut pancakes with sweet chilli, 15p
Food vouchers and Meal Plan 8, Lentils, chilli and coconut with salad
mixed veg
Christmas Meal Plan - super simple mixed veg soup, with fresh crusty roll, 18p
Muscovado and mixed fruit pudding, with double cream, 32p
20p lunch, 19p vanilla pods and extremely cheap vanilla & cinnamon extract
Percy Pumpkin Soup, version 2, 15p a portion, and top quality singing for the price of an internet connection
Raw Carrot, Apple and Cashew soup, with a Walnut Loaf & butter, 65p per serving. Plus how to stay on budget for the day
Beachy Head
10,000 steps and gooseberry crumble
tomatoes for soup
Fresh tomato soup, 10p homegrown, 18p using tinned
CFR nut butter
Another CFR recipe, walnut & seed butter
Butter bean, pepper and carrot salad, with a lemon juice and coconut dressing, 84p
A garden visit, youth re-visited and salady musings on the bus
spring green breakfast pancakes
Spring green breakfast pancakes and really good tortillas
Lentil Dumplings, with Tomato Sauce, 20-30p a serving, + green vegetable
Aldi bargains (1) Peperonata, 53p
A pile of pancakes on a plate
Pancakes, with lemon and sugar, the classic, and SUPER cheap!
Mincemeat and oat muffin
Muffins made with mincemeat and oats
Avocado, Tomato & Orange Salad, 62p
Dahl Sambar 31p a portion, diet ideas, progress today & other kitchen happenings
Christmas Pie at the WI, not a 50p one!
Lemon Dahl from 18p to 24p depending on if you use value or basmati rice
Coconut Dahl, from 17p to 23p a portion depending on if you use value or basmati rice
Spicy chickpeas
Toasted Nan & Dahl, 38p a portion
baked potato
Potato and Onion Layer
muffins, uncooked
Apple and Spice Muffins, using no egg and my apples, 4p each, 9p if you buy the apples
Herb Bread, 6p a serving
Gigantes Plaki and pitta
curried parsnip soup
Spiced Parsnip Soup 17p a serving. Serve with tomato scone or herb bread
Butter Bean and Vegetable Curry
Granola, 8p a serving, 14p including the milk
Oaty Apple Crumble, use foraged fruit and it's even cheaper
Piccallili - around 84p a jar
vegan oat bars, filled with jam
Jammy Flapjack. This vegan oat bar can be savoury too
a head of cauliflower
Cauliflower and chick pea soup with little dumplings
Tomato Scones
carrot tied to a tree
Carrot Hummus, creamy with tahini
Olive drop scone, crispy fried onion, carrot ribbon salad
Olive Drop Scones, Crispy Fried Onions & Carrot Ribbon Salad
Spinach Dumplings
Spinach Dumplings with Spicy Tomato Sauce
Stir fry
Vegetable Stir Fry, 51p a serving
Ginger Toast with Banana
Ginger Toast with Banana for breakfast today
a dish of croutons.
cinnamon toast
Cinnamon Toast for breakfast, 4p a slice
cauliflower leaves pesto in a small transparent plastic pot
Cauliflower Leaves Pesto
courgette pasta
Courgette Pasta
Spicy Cabbage, Lentils & Nan
Spicy Cabbage, Lentils & Nan
Vegetable Casserole & Dumplings
Pea Soup, from Meal Plan 1
Spiced broccoli soup recipe
Carrot & Lentil Soup - 20p a serving, Meal Plan 1
Hummus & Grated Carrot Sandwich



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