11 Vegan Side Dishes Everyone Will Love!

It’s the holiday season and besides cozy sweaters and pumpkin spiced everything, that means dinner parties galore! While gathering with friends and family is probably the best thing about the holidays, all of the snacking and extra calories can really add up! We all deserve to indulge a little, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to throw caution to the wind. With these 11 vegan side dishes everyone will love, you’ll have healthier but just as delicious vegan dish options. Plus, you can be sure you’re bringing something to the table everyone can enjoy! Bonus: not using meat or dairy cuts grocery costs WAY down. Delicious and cost-effective? Sounds like the perfect dinner party!

1. Vegan Turmeric Mac N’ Cheese

This mac n’ cheese is creamy, decadent, and packed with the anti-inflammatory superfood turmeric! Full of flavor and working to keep your gut healthy, this side dish is more than just a ode to childhood comfort food.

2. Superfood Energy Balls

These bite size cacao balls are a delicious healthy treat for everyone to enjoy! What makes this snack even more likeable is how easy and fun they are to make! This recipe is so simple you’ll want to make them every day, twice a day!

3. Red Beet Hummus Dip

What’s a summer party without a hummus dip? This superfood hummus is packed with essential nutrients. The perfect side dish to keep you satisfied!

4. Turmeric Hummus

Another one! Adding turmeric to your diet is a fantastic easy way to introduce anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties into your diet! And what better way to do it than through hummus!

5. Savory Smoked Corn & Tomatillo Salsa Verde

This Savory Smoked Corn & Tomatillo Salsa Verde pairs well with anything from your morning breakfast to your evening dinner! Although it contains just a few simple ingredients, its flavor is truly delicious.

6. Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Balls

Not only are these Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Balls simple to make, they are also a healthy way to satisfy that dessert craving that you have! Whether it’s after a workout or after dinner, this snack will be a perfect way for you to refuel or relax.

7. Moringa Pesto

This quick and easy vegan pesto recipe is delectable on almost every lunch or dinner option! From simply spreading on a piece of toast, a condiment on a sandwich, or sauce pasta or pizza, this pesto will cover it all!

8. Matcha Green Tea Smoothie Bowl

Matcha is a phenomenal way to add nutrients to your meal. This Matcha Green Tea Smoothie Bowl recipe is a sweet and easy way to add this superfood to your diet!

9. Turmeric Grilled Corn

In just about ten minutes you can spice up your lunch or dinner with this extravagant yet simple grilled corn recipe that will compliment just about every entree!

10. Homemade Peanut Butter Protein Bars

What better way to enjoy peanut butter than through a rich and savory protein bar? Most of the ingredients that are in this recipe are likely sitting in your cupboard right now. These protein bars are great to have after your workout or even as a midday pick-me-up.

11. Sweet Potato Casserole

What would the holidays be without a casserole?! This twist on a classic is vegan and gluten-free, and it’s loaded with superfoods! The topping is so good no one will even miss the marshmallows- seriously!

Enjoy your dinner parties!