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April 5, 2018

by Alyssa

17 One Pot Vegan Dinner Recipes to Try This Spring

Check out this list of 17 amazing one pot vegan dinner recipes! Perfect for those nights when you're feeling tired and overwhelmed.

one pot vegan dinner recipes

Feel like you have no time to make dinner? Feel drained by the idea of doing dishes? I feel ya!

That is me like nearly every night of the week, which is why you'll often find me eating a salad (or leftovers). But feeling tired, overworked and just a general lack of motivation in the kitchen, that's NOT an excuse for not eating a healthy, flavorful and exciting meal.

So… let's get some inspiration happening up in here, shall we?!

Today I'm rounding up 17 of the BEST one pot vegan dinner recipes I could find in hopes to inspire you on those nights where cooking is feeling totally out of the questions. These recipes are all healthy, easy and yes, made in just ONE POT (= minimal dish duty!).

And make sure to add this page to your bookmarks bar, or pin these photos to Pinterest, so you can come back to this list over and over and OVER again!

Happy one-pot vegan cooking ♡

one pot vegan dinner recipe with lentils and quinoa

One-Pot Lentils & Quinoa from Simply Quinoa


vegan pesto pasta with peas and asparagus

Spring Pesto Pasta from Simply Quinoa


creamy quinoa mac and cheese with spinach

Quinoa Mac & Cheese with Spinach from Simply Quinoa


creamy hummus pasta made in one pot

One Pot Creamy Hummus Pasta from This Savory Vegan


cajun vegan jambalaya made in one pot

Classic Vegan Jambalaya from Emilie Eats


mediterranean quinoa with spinach and chickpeas

Mediterranean Quinoa with Chickpeas from Simply Quinoa


mexican quinoa recipe made with just 5 ingredients

5-Ingredient Mexican Quinoa from Simply Quinoa


vegan chickpea tiki masala recipe

One Pot Chickpea Tiki Masala
from Making Thyme for Health


vegan red lentil dahl recipe

Vegan Red Lentil Dahl from Simply Quinoa


one pot italian quinoa with tomatoes and fresh basil

Italian Quinoa with White Beans from Simply Quinoa


one pot vegan lemon pasta

Lemon One Pot Pasta from V Nutritional Wellness


vegan barbacoa made in one pot

One Pot Vegan Barbacoa from Minimalist Baker


vegetarian paella made with quinoa

Vegetarian Quinoa Paella from Simply Quinoa


how to make a creamy coconut & mushroom quinoa soup with simple ingredients

Creamy Coconut Mushroom Soup from Simply Quinoa


one pot vegan pasta recipe with vegetables

Vegan One Pot Spaghetti with Vegetables
from Vegan Haven


vegan mushroom quinoa risotto with spinach

Vegan Mushroom Quinoa Risotto from Simply Quinoa


vegan turmeric lentil soup with turmeric

Detox Turmeric Lentil Soup from Simply Quinoa


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About Alyssa

Hey there, I’m Alyssa Rimmer, a certified Holistic Nutritionist, yoga-lover, dog mom, and founder of Simply Quinoa. It’s nice to meet you! I created SQ as a way to provide solutions for women just like me, who were struggling to find helpful information about how to live a healthy and fulfilled life. My hope is that you will find inspiration here on SQ – in my story, in my recipes, in the hundreds of wellness articles, and in our amazing community. Welcome!

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  1. Thank you Alyssa for all of your amazing recipes. I’m enjoying them all and I’m so grateful I found you and your knowledge on cooking and eating healthy.
    I need some crunchy snack ideal. Please.
    Your wonderful and so so helpful. God bless Deanna❤️


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