These quick and easy wintery vegan recipes are simple and delicious!

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All of these recipes keep the ingredient count under 10, so you know they’re going to be affordable, easy, and simple!

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1. Easy Snickerdoodle Cookies

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While these Easy Snickerdoodle Cookies by Amanda Froelich are slightly different in terms of ingredients, they are just as delicious. Most importantly, they are allergen-free! If made with vegan butter, they contain no dairy or eggs. However, they still melt in your mouth.


2. Rice Krispee Hearts

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Just like you remembered the treats, these Rice Krispee Hearts by Tara Binder are the plant-based version.


3. Yuca Con Mojo


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This classic dish, Yuca Con Mojo by Adam Merrin and Ryan Alvarez, is easy to make once you understand the prep. When they are fully cooked, the yuca will be soft and fork-tender, similar to a potato, with a silkier and denser texture. They are gently tossed with the deliciously tart mojo sauce that glows like liquid gold.


4. Refried Beans

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These Refried Beans by Stephanie Davies make a great addition to tacos or burritos, on top of rice, or even as a dip!

5. Easy Chocolate Glaze

Easy vegan chocolate glaze

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The Easy Chocolate Glaze by Wendy Irene is rich, decadent and the perfect topping for delicious fudgy brownies, cake and so much more.

6. 5-Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bark


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Only five ingredients are needed to make this Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bark by Hayley Canning. No baking is required and it’s completely vegan! There’s a dark chocolate layer with cocoa crisps and white chocolate layer with chocolate chips.


7. 4-Ingredient Flax Crackers

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These 4-Ingredient Flax Crackers by Natalie Martin MS, RD and Lexie Staten MS, RD are great as a crunchy snack, for packing on-the-go, dipping in hummus or this cashew veggie spread. Also, an easy way to get your daily dose of flax seed.

8. Caramel Pretzel Bark

Caramel Pretzel Bark

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Making chocolates may seem like a tricky thing, but with this Caramel Pretzel Bark recipe by Angie Li, you’ll get to try it out! This sweet treat is perfect to make for your next party or for whenever you’re craving something sweet!

9. Mixed Berry Pomegranate Popsicles

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These Mixed Berry Pomegranate Popsicles by Sabrina Estafo are sweet and have a hint of sourness, like candy! The ultimate summer treat! With only 5 minutes to whip up, you won’t mind making them on the regular! These popsicles are gluten-free, vegan, dairy-free, paleo, and refined sugar-free! They combine fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, 100% pure pomegranate juice, lemon juice, some maple syrup (optional), and vanilla extract – that’s it. Dumping ingredients in a blender or food processor AND pressing the button to start is difficult work, but someone has to do it. That strenuous work will all be worth it once you taste these Mixed Berry Pomegranate Popsicles!

10. Brownie Batter Smoothie

Vegan Brownie Batter Smoothie

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This Brownie Batter Smoothie by Crissy Cavanaugh will remind you of licking the spoon when making classic brownies! What else could you ask for?

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Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammationheart healthmental wellbeingfitness goalsnutritional needsallergiesgut health and more! Dairy consumption also has been linked many health problems, including acnehormonal imbalancecancerprostate cancer and has many side effects.

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