Nothing quite beats warm summer days and backyard barbecues! Unfortunately, most summer barbecues are laden with meaty mains and dairy-rich sides, all of which are not plant-based friendly. Luckily vegan dieters have more options than ever!
Whether you follow a strict vegan diet or like to add lighter plant-based options to your rotation, be sure to consider these 12 plant-based recipes for your next summer barbecue! We’ll be sure to include a range of savory mains and delicious sides. Let’s dig in!
Black Bean Burgers
Every barbecue needs burgers. This time though, skip the meat and serve up black bean burgers — they’re sure to be a hit!
Plant-based burgers are easily accessible at the grocery store and there are tons to choose from but you can also never go wrong with a homemade burger. Homemade burgers can also be healthier since you know exactly what ingredients go into making them. If you’re not sure where to start, give this recipe a try! As a bonus, this recipe also shares instructions for an avocado whip that pairs perfectly with the burger.