Summertime is right around the corner which means beer gardens, outdoor cinemas, and most importantly, BBQ season is upon us. Right now, there are loads of vegan summer recipes that are light, refreshing, packed full of flavour and will actually fill you up. And they are the perfect complement to the (hopefully) beautiful weather over the warmer months.
Plant-based food is popular now more than ever. And demand for meat-free products rose by a huge 987% in 2017. And according to Guardian, one in eight Brits are now vegetarian or vegan. So whether you're looking for the perfect side dish to compliment a summer BBQ, or a fully-loaded salad that will actually keep you satisfied, there are tonnes of dishes ideal for summer that will impress your mates. And no, you don't have to be a vegan to get stuck into these plant-based recipes. Cutting down on your meat intake here and there is actually recommended by the NHS. And let's be honest, meat is expensive, so if you're trying to save some money, these vegan recipes are a great way to start.
Whether you try these recipes out as a part of meat-free Mondays ,or you just need some more inspiration, these vegan summer recipes are for you: