When it comes to barbeque, not a lot of folks think of vegan food, but that’s about to change with these delicious Vegan BBQ Recipes that are sure to please any crowd!
When someone says vegan bbq, to me it can mean a couple of different things. The first one I think of isbarbeque sauce and all the foods you can put that smokey sweet sauce on like vegan ribs and meatballs.
The other thing it can mean is summertime and outside grilling, and that can include everything from burgers to kabobs and even the side dishes that go with them like potato salad and slaw.
Since bbq can mean different things to different folks, I want to incorporate everything that might come to mind in this list of vegan bbq recipes. That means things like barbecue wings, ribs, burgers, beans, sauce, lil’ smokies, and even the side dishes that go with them, so get ready for some lip-smacking saucy deliciousness!
With its sweet smoky flavor, a good bbq sauce can transform a bland recipe into a culinary masterpiece. These are some of my favorite vegan recipes that are cooked in deliciously transforming barbeque sauce. I’m even including a recipe for my own personal homemade barbeque sauce if you want to give it a try.
The first thing that comes to my mind when I hear someone talking about barbeque is the delicious recipes that are dripping with bbq sauce like the ones in this list that are some of my favorites. Click on each of the photos, recipe titles, or 'Get the Recipe' buttons to see full recipes with ingredients, measurements, instructions, and a print button.
These Crockpot Carrots are simmered in tangy bbq sauce and mouthwateringly delicious. They are perfect for holidays, game days, birthday parties, and even family dinners. Be forewarned, they are super addictive!
These easy Vegan Meatballs can be made with marinara sauce and served as a spaghetti and meatball main dish. Another option is to coat them with bbq sauce and serve as an appetizer. Whichever way you decide to make them, they’re going to be a hit!
There are so many dishes that could use a great barbecue sauce to enhance the flavors. With its sweet smoky flavor, a good bbq sauce can transform a bland recipe into an culinary masterpiece. This Healthy BBQ Sauce Recipe can do just that!
Recipes for the bbq grill
These vegan recipes are easy to make and perfect for the grill! They are going to be a hit with veggie-eaters and meat-eaters alike.
What is vegan barbeque made from?
Vegan bbq for the grill can be made from a number of different things. These are some of the most popular healthy options that you’ll find in premade in the grocery store or used in recipes.
Tempeh- It is made by fermenting cooked soybeans and then forming the mixture into a firm patty or cake. Use it to make Smoked Bacon, BBQ Ribs, stir-fries, and lots of other vegan dishes.
Seitan- This is what many companies use to make vegan burgers, sausages, and other vegan meat substitutes. Sietan can also easily be made at home using vital wheat gluten.
Soy Curls- What is it? Soy curls are simply non-GMO soybeans that have been cooked to the point where the soy breaks apart into strands. Then they are dried and packaged. That’s it! They can be used to make sandwiches, stir fries, casseroles, and lots of other recipes.
Mushrooms- Mushrooms are hearty and add a meaty texture to vegan meals like these Portobello Burgers.
Vegetables- Vegan bbq recipes can even be made from veggies like these delicious Carrot Hot Dogs!
Vegan BBQ for Grilling
If summertime grilling is what you think of when you hear the word barbeque, we've got you covered with these amazing vegan bbq recipes that are great for dinner and for backyard parties. Click on each of the photos, recipe titles, or 'Get the Recipe' buttons to see full recipes with ingredients, measurements, instructions, and a print button.
Okay, my confession is that, though I love raw carrots, I have never cared for cooked carrots much. That is until these grilled carrot hot dogs came into my life. No kidding, these things have changed my mind about cooked carrots!
Mexican corn on the cob is a common Mexican street food that also goes by the name Elote. It's a simply delicious way to enjoy corn as a side dish or snack.
Side dishes for grilling out
Some dishes like potato salad and slaw just make me think of picnics and outdoor grilling, and this is a list of my favorites. I hope you’ll find some here that will become new family traditions at your backyard barbecues.
Vegan Picnic Side Dishes
These traditional side dishes are perfect for taking to outdoor gatherings and for backyard barbeques. They are great picnic options as well. Click on each of the photos, recipe titles, or 'Get the Recipe' buttons to see full recipes with ingredients, measurements, instructions, and a print button.
This raw vegan broccoli salad is so creamy and light, even broccoli haters will like it. Broccoli slaw salad lovers will never realize it has a fraction of the fat and calories of the traditional recipe they are used to.