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The Best Vegan Cookbooks For Beginners 

by Fabian Jackson

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Here are our favourite easy vegan cookbooks filled with simple and tasty plant-based recipes that everyone will love. Also, the best way to learn a new skill is knowing you get to eat it at the end – your taste buds are in safe hands here. 

It’s safe to say that the vegan recipe book market is fuller than ever before. This is a great thing for anyone plant-based, veggie or simply wanting to cut down on meat and dairy.

We’ve put together a simple guide on where to start with a few of the best vegan recipe books for complete beginners! 

Rachel Ama’s Vegan Eats: Tasty Plant-based Recipes for Every Day Rachel Ama

Rachel’s joy of cooking is infectious and it comes across perfectly in this book. The book ‘takes inspiration from naturally vegan dishes and cuisines as well as her Caribbean and West African roots’ that result in spot on food. 

More Plants, Less Waste Max La Manna 

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You’re ambitious – Not only are you going vegan but you’re thinking zero-waste too. We like your thinking. You’re in great hands with Max’s recipe book. 

Happy Vegan Fearne Cotton

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If you’re catering for the family, then Fearne’s offering is a perfect choice – and if you’ve got any fussy eaters, this book has you covered too. 

The Green Roasting Tin Rukmini Iyer 

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This mostly vegan (but completely veggie) recipe book is seen as sacred by every foodie with a copy. It’s big on seasonal produce and hearty dishes.

Asian Green: Everyday Plant-based Recipes Inspired by the East Ching He Huang

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This Pan-Asian inspired book draws on an ‘abundance of delicious recipes that are traditionally meat and dairy-free.’

I Can Cook Vegan Isa Chandra Moskowitz

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This book is self-described as ‘recipes for vegans, the vegan-curious and the reluctant parents of vegans’ – a great place to start for anyone. 

Broke Vegan: Speedy Saskia Sidey

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Easy recipes that can be thrown together in under 30 minutes with supermarket staples – what’s not to love here? 

Make sure to let us know how you get on in the comments section below.


By Fabian Jackson
Fabian Jackson

Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.

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