V-licious Comfort Food

For many reasons, we could all use some comfort these days. The holidays can be wonderful but are often busy and sometimes stressful. Add to that the cold temperatures have arrived, and you’re probably getting in the mood to cozy up by a fire and read a good book. You’re also probably ready for some really good comfort food, and we want to give that to you!


1. Vegan Chick’n and Waffles with Sriracha-Maple Syrup  (Olives for Dinner)



This dish is good enough for any time of the day. Breaded chick’n smothered in a sweet and spicy sauce served with fresh waffles. Full details.


2. Rosemary Vegan Chicklins and Dumplins Stew (Connoisseurus Veg)


This stew of tender rosemary dumplings simmered in an herbed broth is the antidote for a cold day. Full details.


3. Vegan French Onion Soup with Homemade Mozzarella (Blissful Basil)


French onion soup is soothing and tasty but what makes this one special is the fresh stretchy cashew mozzarella finish. Full details.


4. Spaghetti Bolognese (Elephantastic Vegan)


Spaghetti Bolognese is classic, simple, and quick. This recipe is perfect for when you don’t have a lot of time (or don’t want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen), but you’re looking for something warm and satisfying. Full details.


5. Vegan Caramel Popcorn (Nerdy Mama)


Sitting down for a movie on a cold day? Don’t forget the popcorn. Full details.


6. 30-Minute Gnocchi Enchilada Skillet (She Likes Food)


This recipe is an interesting spin on a classic Mexican dish using gnocchi instead of tortilla. It’s so tasty you may never eat enchiladas the same way again. Full details.


7. Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries (Cookie+Kate)


Have some sweet potatoes lying around? Solve that by turning them into crisp, warm fries right from the oven. Full details.


8. Coconut Red Curry with Chickpeas (Minimalist Baker)


This curry is creamy with coconut milk and packed full of vegetables. Serve it over rice or even try pouring it over pasta! Full details.


9. Chili Mac & Cheese (Connoisseurus Veg)


Mac and cheese may be the ultimate comfort food… or maybe it’s chili that deserves that accolade? You don’t have to choose with this recipe. Hearty beans with a zesty spice and juicy tomatoes complemented with amazing macadamia cheese sauced pasta. Full details.


10. Crispy Vegan Breakfast Potatoes with Garlic-Herb Oil (Blissful Basil)


Potatoes are at the root of most comfort foods and these crispy, golden potatoes with garlic-herb oil are a must-eat. They’re an amazing breakfast pick but we’d eat them for any meal of the day. Full details.


11. Vegan Grilled Cheese with Smoky Tomato Soup (Olives for Dinner)


The sandwiches are made with a homemade creamy coconut cheese, no coconut flavor present. The tomato soup is simple but different than the norm with its smoky flavor. But the question remains: Will you or won’t you dip your sandwich in your soup? Full details.


12. Best Ever Vegan Creamy Broccoli Cheese Soup (Blissful Basil)


Swimming in velvety “cheddar cheese,” this broccoli soup isn’t just good, it’s good for you.  And, you don’t have to feel guilty for having seconds! Full details.


13. Vegan Biscuits and Gravy (Minimalist Baker)


These flaky biscuits topped with hearty mushroom gravy are a warm and savory way to start your morning. Full details.


14. Bang Bang Cauliflower (Olives for Dinner)


The crispy breaded florets are drizzled with a magical “bang bang” sauce. The sauce is spicy, creamy, and a tad bit sweet. Full details.


15. Wild Mushroom Ragu with Creamy Polenta (Connoisseurus Veg)


Wild mushrooms are cooked in a red wine tomato sauce and served over warm creamy polenta. This bowl is comfort food at its peak. Full details.