Are you ready for Thanksgiving yet? Do you have your whole menu planned? If not, don’t worry! We’ve gathered together our most popular Thanksgiving recipes from the past week to give you some inspiration on what people want on their holiday menus this year. See what all the hype is about by checking out these viral Thanksgiving recipes from our awesome bloggers that you can find on our Food Monster App!
1. Roasted Cauliflower Salad with Hazelnuts
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Roasted Cauliflower Salad with Hazelnuts from Viktoria Radichkova – warm, earthy, slightly sweet, and nutty – this fall salad is absolutely fantastic, and worthy of your holiday table. Iit’s festive, delicious, and easy to make – it doesn’t need much cooking, except for chopping up veggies. It’s hearty too, from all that fiber, but doesn’t pack too many calories.
2. Veggie Balls
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Perfect recipe to incorporate more vegetables in your day to day – if you are one of those who have trouble having veggies in your meals, these Veggie Balls from Amarilis Moldes are ideal for you. This recipe is also perfect to finish the leftover veggies in the fridge! They are delicious and can be used for many recipes: have them as an appetizer, with ketchup or mustard, in salads, in sandwiches, in wraps, etc. The good thing is that you can make as many combinations of veggies as you want! Chickpeas are also yummy in these!
3. Apple Crumble Bars
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Apple Crumble Bars from Julia Shannahan are fabulous ‘snacks on the go’ and great for a packed lunch. Sweet (but not too sweet), cinnamony and crunchy these bars are great (and totally gluten-free and vegan).
4. Flourless Bread
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This Flourless Bread from Lenia Patsi is as softly textured and as flavorful as any bread with gluten! It is also simple enough to make and bound to be a hit with all your friends and family – gluten free or not!
5. Simple Braised Lentils
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We could spend a whole afternoon talking about lentils and even then we would not have said it all. The amount of varieties that exists is huge, yellow, orange, brown, black … an authentic rainbow! Whatever the variety, lentils are a very versatile, complete and indispensable food in any recipe – like these Simple Braised Lentils from Sara Oliveira that will be your new favorite way to eat them!
6. No-Bake Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake
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These pretty and delicious No-Bake Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake from Melanie Sorrentino will be the star of your Thanksgiving celebration. Even better? These beauties are bite-sized so you can eat and mingle at the same time!
7. Mashed Potatoes
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These paleo and vegan Mashed Potatoes from Sabrina Estafo are just as good, if not better, than traditional mashed potatoes! They’re light, creamy, and flavorful, making it hard to believe they’re dairy-free and clean-eating! Now you can eat all the mashed potatoes you want without the unhealthy calories!
8. No Bake Pumpkin Pie Chocolate Cups
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9. Herb and Lentil Stuffing
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This Herb and Lentil Stuffing recipe from Taavi Moore is so much healthier then your traditional stuffing. Full of nutritious veggies and a little protein boost….lentils! No need for store bought bread crumbs, fresh bread gives it an extra kick. It absorbs all the yummy flavors, contributing to an even yummier stuffing.
10. Pumpkin Bread
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With pumpkin season here, this Pumpkin Bread from Harriet Porterfield is just the thing you need. The texture is so fluffy and almost melts in your mouth. Infused with pumpkin spice, naturally sweet roasted pumpkin puree and topped with a creamy vanilla frosting, it’s the must have recipe this season!
Still need more Thanksgiving ideas? We’ve got plenty! Check out our Ultimate Thanksgiving Guide for all the plant-based Thanksgiving recipes you could hope for, from appetizers to desserts and everything in between. With the Food Monster App, you can take these recipes also on the go with you. With over 10,000 recipes right in the palm of your hand, you’ll always have something delicious and new to try. It’s available for both Android and iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. Full of allergy-friendly recipes, subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!
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