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.

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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Banana Teff Bread

This nourishing banana bread features the world’s tiniest whole grain, teff. Teff is a seed with a subtly sweet, nutty flavor. Look…

Gluten-Free Banana Teff Bread see recipe

Pumpkin Spice Muffins

Pumpkin pie spice and canned pumpkin make these muffins perfect for fall. If you don’t have the ready-made spice blend, use 1½…

Pumpkin Spice Muffins see recipe

Apple-Raisin Mini Muffins

Aquafaba and mashed banana create mini muffins that are moist and tender. Dates, along with diced apples, raisins, and a splash of…

Apple Raisin Mini Muffins see recipe

Oatmeal-Lemon Pancakes with Raspberry-Date Syrup

These oatmeal pancakes rise nicely and fill your kitchen with a wonderful lemony aroma. Top pancakes with walnuts and a fruit syrup…

Oatmeal-Lemon Pancakes with Raspberry-Date Syrup see recipe

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…

Apple Overnight Oats see recipe

Couscous and Kale Breakfast Salad

Though it makes for a great breakfast salad, this sweet-and-savory medley can be enjoyed any time of day. Serve it at room…

Couscous and Kale Breakfast Salad for Wordpress see recipe

Stone Fruit & Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

When cookies are as wholesome and healthful as these, you can enjoy them any time of day. These hearty quinoa cookies, which…

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Sweet White Bean on Toasts with Berries

Tired of avocado toast? This tasty toast takes it to the next level with a sweet white bean spread and fresh fruit—a…

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Sweet Potato Waffles with Apple-Date Slaw

An easy fruit slaw takes these naturally sweet waffles to the next level. On busy mornings, heat leftover waffles in a 350°F…

Sweet Potato Waffles with Apple-Date Slaw see recipe

Peanut Butter Granola Bars

These crunchy homemade granola bars are full of peanut buttery deliciousness with just a hint of cinnamon. They’re wholesome enough to have…

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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…

Homemade Granloa see recipe