Breakfasts

One of the most common questions we hear from people new to a plant-based diet is “What do I eat for breakfast?” Many of us grew up eating eggs, bacon, dairy, and other animal products every morning, and it can be hard at first to imagine what breakfast might look like without them. As it turns out, it looks fantastic. These vibrant vegan breakfasts and brunch recipes burst with color and flavor. They’ll reinvigorate your mornings and leave you energized and ready to meet the day.

Potato Pancakes

Here’s my plant-based version of potato pancakes, a recipe that traditionally consists of shallow-fried grated potato, flour, and egg. My recipe here…

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Cinnamon Raisin Oatmeal

Eating a breakfast of hearty, old-fashioned rolled oats in the morning will keep you satisfied until lunchtime. This oatmeal recipe includes raisins…

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Tex-Mex Polenta Bowls

A hint of cumin and sea salt dial up the flavor of a simple polenta porridge. Black beans and avocado add extra…

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Apple Overnight Oats

Pint-size canning jars are perfect for this breakfast treat. The extra headspace gives you room to stir the cereal before eating. To…

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Berry-Stuffed Breakfast Sweet Potato

With this vegan recipe, you’ll more than satisfy your cravings for a hearty, warm breakfast. And you can make good use of…

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Polenta with Pears and Cranberries

This polenta recipe is one of my favorites! For this recipe use the ripest pears you can find on the market—Bosc, Asian,…

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I-Heart Cherries Breakfast Bowls with Cherry Compote

A sweet and nourishing breakfast is as easy as 1-2-3 with this simple recipe. Kasha, or toasted buckwheat groats, have a texture…

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Pumpkin Seed Granola with Millet and Oats

Whole grain millet and pumpkin seeds add textural interest to this tasty homemade granola. Dried dates and raisins lend natural sweetness. From…

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Apple-Walnut Breakfast Bread

Slightly sweet, oil-free, and totally satisfying, this makes a great breakfast on the run. I know you want to eat it all…

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Potato-Edamame Hash on Toast

This colorful and comforting hash-on-toast recipe makes a memorable breakfast and could easily serve as a light supper on a busy night.

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Vanilla Pancakes with Strawberry-Cherry Ice Cream and Warm Chocolate Sauce

These delicious vegan pancakes are perfect served with fresh fruit or maple syrup, but if you want to make them into an…

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Berry-licious Overnight Oats

Perfect for a Valentine’s Day breakfast for two, these berry breakfast bowls are a treat to behold and a sweet, nourishing way…

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