34 Cozy Vegan Winter Recipes for Dinner (Healthy Comfort Foods)

Cozy vegan winter recipes that are healthy comfort foods as well, because it’s Winter and cold sucks.



But no matter how low the temperature is outside, how furiously the wind is raging or how dark it is. These meals will warm you up, cheer you up and fill you up. They are filled with root vegetables, white beans and leafy greens that are delicious and nutricious to the max.

 

Cozy Vegan Winter Recipes (Healthy Comfort Foods) (Pin for later!)

Vegan winter recipes and healthy comfort food that will warm up your body and soul. From simple root vegetables to white beans, make these tasty dinners! | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

 

1. Chickpea Noodle Soup

Vegan Chickpea Noodle Soup // A simple vegetable noodle soup is always the best food for when you are sick and feel awful. No wonder it works as the perfect comforting winter recipe too. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: umamigirl.com

A simple vegetable noodle soup is always the best food for when you are sick and feel awful. No wonder it works as the perfect comforting winter recipe too.

 

2. Spicy Tomato Gnocchi With White Beans and Vegan Sausage

Vegan Spicy Tomato Gnocchi With White Beans and Vegan Sausage // It's hard to imagine something more filling and satisfying than a meal combining tomatoes, beans and vegan sausages. It's a heavenly dinner from every aspect. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: plantbasedjane.com

It’s hard to imagine something more filling and satisfying than a meal combining tomatoes, beans and vegan sausages. It’s a heavenly dinner from every aspect.

 

3. Broccoli “Cheese” Soup

Vegan Broccoli "Cheese" Soup // Broccoli and vegan cheese. A match made in heaven, really. Eat this soup with a couple slices of toast, for an extra dose of cozy. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: veggieinspired.com

Broccoli and vegan cheese. A match made in heaven, really. Eat this soup with a couple slices of toast, for an extra dose of cozy.

 

4. Herbed Scalloped Potatoes

Vegan Herbed Scalloped Potatoes // Layered or scalloped potatoes are one of those meals, where you don't need to eat anything else with it, it's just so perfectly enough in itself. Mouthwateringly creamy! | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: veganinthefreezer.com

Layered or scalloped potatoes are one of those meals, where you don’t need to eat anything else with it, it’s just so perfectly enough in itself. Mouthwateringly creamy!

 

5. Goulash with Smoked Tofu and Potatoes

Vegan Goulash with Smoked Tofu and Potatoes // Need a super-duper filling and tasty meal that will last for hours? This goulash is the way to go. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: elephantasticvegan.com

Need a super-duper filling and tasty meal that will last for hours? This goulash is the way to go.

 

6. Winter Vegetable Soup

Vegan Winter Vegetable Soup // As this amazing soup demonstrates, comfort food can be really healthy too, making it the ultimate choice for your winter diet. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: thecookspyjamas.com

As this amazing soup demonstrates, comfort food can be really healthy too, making it the ultimate choice for your winter diet.

 

7. Risotto with Herbed Caramelized Carrots

Vegan Risotto with Herbed Caramelized Carrots // After eating this exquisite risotto, you will want to put carrots on everything. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: withfoodandlove.com

After eating this exquisite risotto, you will want to put carrots on everything.

 

8. Butternut Squash Pasta with Broccoli and Kale

Vegan Butternut Squash Pasta with Broccoli and Kale // The easiest way to eat broccoli and kale if you are not a fan. This pasta is perfect for sneaking in some nutrition on the coldest days, when you "can't even look in the direction of those cold and bland veggies". | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: spinach4breakfast.com

The easiest way to eat broccoli and kale if you are not a fan. This pasta is perfect for sneaking in some nutrition on the coldest days, when you “can’t even look in the direction of those cold and bland veggies”.

 

9. Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

Vegan Creamy Tomato Basil Soup // This soup literally takes 20 minutes to make, so there is really no excuse for you not to make it. It's a wonderful quick meal for lazy days. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: veganheaven.org

This soup literally takes 20 minutes to make, so there is really no excuse for you not to make it. It’s a wonderful quick meal for lazy days.

 

10. Butternut Squash and Kale Lasagna

Vegan Butternut Squash and Kale Lasagna // The favorite food of Garfield, but in a veganized and winterized form. It's probably the best form, for this recipe is hearty and incredibly rich in flavor. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: mydarlingvegan.com

The favorite food of Garfield, but in a veganized and winterized form. It’s probably the best form, for this recipe is hearty and incredibly rich in flavor.

 

11. Spanish Potatoes

Vegan Spanish Potatoes // Potatoes are just great in every form. Although if you want a divine recipe that will actually chase away your hunger, go with these pleasant Spanish potatoes. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: naturalcomfortkitchen.com



Potatoes are just great in every form. Although if you want a divine recipe that will actually chase away your hunger, go with these pleasant Spanish potatoes.

 

12. Miso Noodle Soup

Vegan Miso Noodle Soup // Hot soups (filled with mushroom and tofu) and noodles cure all sadness. 'Nough said. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: laurencariscooks.com



Hot soups (filled with mushroom and tofu) and noodles cure all sadness. ‘Nough said.

 

13. Vegan “Chicken” and Dumplings

Vegan "Chicken" and Dumplings // Dumplings, dumpling, dumplings. They have the ability to turn your frown upside down. Especially if they are as tasty as this recipe makes them. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: rabbitandwolves.com

Dumplings, dumpling, dumplings. They have the ability to turn your frown upside down. Especially if they are as tasty as this recipe makes them.

 

14. Kale White Bean Soup

Vegan Kale White Bean Soup // You really don't need better food combo than white beans and kale if you are looking for a truly nutritious and warming winter dinner. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: umamigirl.com

You really don’t need better food combo than white beans and kale if you are looking for a truly nutritious and warming winter dinner.

 

15. Orzo Risotto with Brussels Sprouts

Vegan Orzo Risotto with Brussels Sprouts // Brussels sprouts being a winter vegetable deserve space on your dinner plate. That doesn't mean though that you should eat them bland! Just mix them with risotto for the ultimate comfort food hack. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: holycowvegan.net

Brussels sprouts being a winter vegetable deserve space on your dinner plate. That doesn’t mean though that you should eat them bland! Just mix them with risotto for the ultimate comfort food hack.

 

16. New England “Clam” Chowder

Vegan New England "Clam" Chowder // The vegan version of clam chowder is even better than the original recipe. Make sure to serve it with delicious crackers! | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: veganhuggs.com

The vegan version of clam chowder is even better than the original recipe. Make sure to serve it with delicious crackers!

 

17. White Bean Kale Stew with Squash

Vegan White Bean Kale Stew with Squash // Just by looking at the beautiful warming and rich color of this soup is enough to get us in a better mood. The taste is even more wondefrul. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: blog.fatfreevegan.com

Just by looking at the beautiful warming and rich color of this soup is enough to get us in a better mood. The taste is even more wondefrul.

 

18. Khao Soi Soup

Vegan Khao Soi Soup // This naturally gluten-free Thai-inspired soup is perfect for the lovers of Asian flavors. Packed with crazy delicious veggies and noodles that make for a super nourishing meal. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: lazycatkitchen.com

This naturally gluten-free Thai-inspired soup is perfect for the lovers of Asian flavors. Packed with crazy delicious veggies and noodles that make for a super nourishing meal.

 

19. Pumpkin Alfredo Pasta

Vegan Pumpkin Alfredo Pasta // A creamy pasta is a comfort food in itself. Now, if you mix it with pumpkins, it's the ultimate cold season dinner. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: mydarlingvegan.com

A creamy pasta is a comfort food in itself. Now, if you mix it with pumpkins, it’s the ultimate cold season dinner.

 

20. Orzo Chili

Vegan Orzo Chili // An unconventional chili recipe, but just as good as the original. This time made with orzo pasta for extra coziness. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: thissavoryvegan.com

An unconventional chili recipe, but just as good as the original. This time made with orzo pasta for extra coziness.

 

21. Pumpkin Pasta with Mushrooms

Vegan Pumpkin Pasta with Mushrooms // Mushrooms pack a lot of protein and fiber, so adding them to your pasta is the best you can do for your body. The pumpkin sauce makes sure this is a finger licking and creamy meal. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: happykitchen.rocks

Mushrooms pack a lot of protein and fiber, so adding them to your pasta is the best you can do for your body. The pumpkin sauce makes sure this is a finger licking and creamy meal.

 

22. Potato Corn Chowder

Vegan Potato Corn Chowder // If you haven't tried vegan corn chowder yet, this winter is the perfect time to start. You won't regret it. It will be your best friend on cold nights when the temperature falls below the freezing point.  | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: whereyougetyourprotein.com

If you haven’t tried vegan corn chowder yet, this winter is the perfect time to start. You won’t regret it. It will be your best friend on cold nights when the temperature falls below the freezing point.

 

23. Vegetable Lasagna Soup

Vegan Vegetable Lasagna Soup // If there is something that can make lasagna even better, that is most certainly a soup version of it. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: edibleperspective.com

If there is something that can make lasagna even better, that is most certainly a soup version of it.

 

24. Brussels Sprouts Stew

Vegan Brussels Sprouts Stew // This amazing stew is probably the best way to make brussels sprouts cozy and ridiculously appetizing. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: holycowvegan.net

This amazing stew is probably the best way to make brussels sprouts cozy and ridiculously appetizing.

 

25. Easy Cream of Mushroom Soup

Vegan Easy Cream of Mushroom Soup // Mushroom is an incredibly tasty ingredient. Even for those who don't really like the texture, this silky and rich cream soup is going to be a fantastic and warming experience. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: thelazybroccoli.com

Mushroom is an incredibly tasty ingredient. Even for those who don’t really like the texture, this silky and rich cream soup is going to be a fantastic and warming experience.

 

26. Japanese Curry

Vegan Japanese Curry // Japanese curry is the queen of comfort foods. This veganized recipe will be the favorite of vegans and non-vegans alike. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: cilantroandcitronella.com

Japanese curry is the queen of comfort foods. This veganized recipe will be the favorite of vegans and non-vegans alike.

 

27. Root Veggies Cannelloni

Vegan Root Veggies Cannelloni // Cannelloni pasta is a wonderful and hearty ingredient. The best thing is that it's so simple to make! Root veggies are your best choice in the winter, so it's a really clever idea to use them as stuffings. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: cilantroandcitronella.com

Cannelloni pasta is a wonderful and hearty ingredient. The best thing is that it’s so simple to make! Root veggies are your best choice in the winter, so it’s a really clever idea to use them as stuffings.

 

28. One-Pot Lentil Swiss Chard Soup

Vegan One-Pot Lentil Swiss Chard Soup // An excellent recipe for lovers of thick soups. It's really tasty while being rich in flavors and nutrition. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: thymeandtoast.com

An excellent recipe for lovers of thick soups. It’s really tasty while being rich in flavors and nutrition.

 

29. One Pot Soba Noodle Soup

Vegan One Pot Soba Noodle Soup // This noodle soup is colorful and rich in flavor, making it a ray of sunshine in the gloom of Winter. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: theglowingfridge.com

This noodle soup is colorful and rich in flavor, making it a ray of sunshine in the gloom of Winter.

 

30. Butternut Squash Mac N’ Cheese

Vegan Butternut Squash Mac N' Cheese // Naturally, we couldn't leave out mac 'n cheese. A superb recipe that emphasizes butternut squash while being delightful and addictively tasty. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: shelikesfood.com

Naturally, we couldn’t leave out mac ‘n cheese. A superb recipe that emphasizes butternut squash while being delightful and addictively tasty.

 

31. Creamy French Lentils

Vegan Creamy French Lentils // The best thing about this crazy delicious recipe is that depending on your mood or needs, you can eat it as stew, soup or even a side dish next to mash or rice. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: thefirstmess.com

The best thing about this crazy delicious recipe is that depending on your mood or needs, you can eat it as stew, soup or even a side dish next to mash or rice.

 

32. One-Pot Thai Red Curry

Vegan One-Pot Thai Red Curry // Red curry is maybe even better than golden curry. You'll know why when you make this incredibly easy but divine recipe. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: makingthymeforhealth.com

Red curry is maybe even better than golden curry. You’ll know why when you make this incredibly easy but divine recipe.

 

33. Spicy Potato and Green Peas Curry (Aloo Matar)

Vegan Spicy Potato and Green Peas Curry (Aloo Matar) // Aloo Matar might just become your new favorite dinner. Green peas provide an extra dose of filling protein so you know, you won't be midnight snacking. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: cookwithmanali.com

Aloo Matar might just become your new favorite dinner. Green peas provide an extra dose of filling protein so you know, you won’t be midnight snacking.

 

34. Portobello Mushroom Stew

Vegan Portobello Mushroom Stew // A meatless mushroom stew that puts any beef stew to shame; proving that everything is more delicious if plant based. | The Green Loot #vegan #comfortfood

Recipe: connoisseurusveg.com



A meatless mushroom stew that puts any beef stew to shame; proving that everything is more delicious if plant based.

 

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