These vegan books for beginners are perfect to get you started

By Marie – on in Food
Call the in-laws. These vegan books for beginners will make you want to show off your plant-based cooking skills.

Cutting meat and dairy from your diet is great, but you still need to eat. And while PB&J sandwiches are good, they aren’t the most nutritious thing nor are you five. Sure, salads, pasta with tomato sauce, oats, smoothie bowls… We are well aware that making vegan choices is actually quite simple and that the internet is full of plant-based meal ideas. However, foodies and people in need of more guidance can take their cooking to the next level with these vegan books for beginners.

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Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking

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Liv B’s Vegan on a Budget

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Any of Deliciously Ella’s Cookbooks

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Rita Serano’s Vegan in 7

Vegan Richa’s Everyday Kitchen

Spork Foods’s Vegan 101

The First Mess’ Cookbook

Love and Lemon’s Cookbook

Any of My New Roots’ Cookbooks

Lauren Toyota’s Vegan Comfort Classics

The New Vegan

Thug Kitchen’s Cookbook


So make space on the shelf and stack up on vegan grocery list essentials, because your plant-based diet is about to get very tasty. From quick, easy and cheap recipes to comforting meals that will help you stick to the lifestyle to deliciously healthy recipes of all kinds, these vegan books for beginners will satisfy your appetite.

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Graduating with a degree in Professional Writing and a grandmother on her downtime despite being in her twenties, Marie loves her mornings accompanied by crossword puzzles. Early bird, she maintains a close relationship with her running shoes. This said, her colleagues always await the fateful day when she arrives to work dressed in a cycling kit.