Here's a list of 21 vegan roast recipes perfect for the holidays or any occasion. These recipes can be used for both lunch and dinner meals.
There comes a time when you get stuck for what recipe to make for special occasions, so I've taken the liberty to put together a list of 21 vegan roast recipes that are fabulous for the holidays or any occasion really.
These recipes have been categorised into sections (seitain, wellington, vegetable, loaf and nut) and are wonderful ideas for lunch or dinner roasts. Throughout this recipe roundup, you will find various gluten free roast options too.
What is seitan?
Seitan is made out of hydrated gluten (main protein found in wheat), it is used as a meat substitute by vegans. Seitan is also referred to as wheat gluten*.
The word Seitan is pronounced as “say-tan” and was coined in Japan in 1961. However wheat gluten dates back to the 6th century in China.
These Seitan roasts are either sliced, shredded or stuffed.
Loaf roasts are those that are prepared and shaped as a singular item which can then be sliced and served.
Based off the beef wellington, which is originally an English pie. These vegan wellingtons contain a form of vegetables or faux meat encased in a golden pastry.
These vegetable roasts use a whole vegetable as the main centrepiece for a meal.
Just add a little magic blend of herbs and condiments… The smell of this Vegan Holiday Roast will make everybody rush to your holiday table
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Nut roasts usually contain a high level of nuts mixed with other ingredients such as a vegetable or fruit to create a main meal.
Which one of the above vegan roast recipes is your favourite? Leave me a comment below.