Yep, you can definitely still utilize the grill if you’re a vegan or vegetarian! These vegan grilling recipes are the epitome of summertime and outdoor cooking.
Vegan Grilling Recipes
It’s April as I am writing this – do you know what that means? It’s officially GRILLING SEASON!
Foodies everywhere rejoice when they are able to pull out their grills and fire them up.
Even vegan foodies.
That’s right – grills are not reserved for just steaks (ew) and hot dogs (double ew). There is so much you can do with a grill if you follow a plant based diet. Below are 20 amazingly scrumptious vegan recipes for the grill you can make for yourself, your family, or at a cookout with your friends!
Don’t have an outdoor grill?! Lodge has an awesome cast iron grill pan.
Grilled Ginger Cauliflower Steaks with Tahini Sauce – Strength & Sunshine
I don’t know about you – but my mouth watered just reading the name of this recipe. Cauliflower steaks on the grill are incredible, period, but paired with tahini sauce and topped with black sesame seeds?! YES PLEASE.
Grilled Green Goddess Wraps – Strength & Sunshine
Filled with a lima bean spread, broccoli, and hearts of palm these wraps are super healthy, filling, and unique with that added grill touch. If you’ve never grilled a wrap, considered this your sign that it needs to happen! Nom nom.
Grilled Corn on the Cob – Happy Kitchen.Rocks
Corn on the cob is my absolute favorite summertime side, dating back since I was a kid. Top it with zesty, flavorful, creamy avocado dill dressing and say hello to BBQ side dish perfection.
Grilled Ratatouille Sandwich – Dianne’s Vegan Kitchen
Meat eaters won’t even miss the meat in this sandwich! It’s packed full of tasty, grilled vegetables and a garlicky white bean dip. Your taste buds will thank you.
Grilled Baby Potatoes with Rosemary – A Virtual Vegan
Potatoes + rosemary + your grill = nirvana in food form.
White Bean Artichoke Burgers – A Virtual Vegan
Don’t get me wrong, a classic black bean burger is always delicious, but sometimes you need to mix things up. Do just that with this recipe for white bean artichoke burgers! These aren’t finicky like a lot of vegan burgers are, they will grill up amazingly!
Sweet and Spicy Black Bean Burgers – Veggies Don’t Bite
Get that burger taste and those grill lines that you crave with these black bean burgers! They’re topped with a sweet and spicy mango habanero cream sauce that really take this vegan burger to new heights.
Grilled Veggie Vegan Burrito Bowl – Cilantro and Citronella
It seems like burrito bowls are all the rage right now (and for good reason, they are super delicious). Step up your burrito bowl game by grilling the vegetables. This burrito bowl is topped with a to-die-for creamy cilantro lime dressing.
Grilled Lemon Pineapple Tofu – Where You Get Your Protein
Yep, you read that right – tofu is totally grill-able. It can be a little tricky, but Where You Get Your Protein offers some great tips for grilling your tofu.
Vegan Tempeh and Pineapple Kebabs – Letty’s Kitchen
I know, these kebabs don’t look vegan but they totally are. That meat-looking food is actually tempeh! Your cookout guests will crazy over these unique grilled kebabs.
Grilled Cabbage with Asian Lime Dressing – Tasting Page
This Asian-style grilled cabbage is so simple to make, but so flavorful. Serve it as a side as is, or drizzle some Asian lime dressing over top to kick it up a notch.
Grilled Green Vegetable Salad – Tasting Page
I’m down for anything that involves grilled asparagus – like this grilled salad! There is absolutely no shortage of healthy green vegetables in this recipe.
Banana Splits with Chocolate PB Sauce – Cadry’s Kitchen
I didn’t think a vegan banana split could get any more delicious…until I discovered Cadry’s recipe. The banana is grilled, releasing it’s sweetness and creating a unique warm & cold experience in your mouth! Nom nom.
Grilled Mushroom & Asparagus Fajitas – Cadry’s Kitchen
There is nothing like a grilled veggie fajita! The combination of mushrooms, asparagus, and red bell pepper in this recipe is fajita perfection.
Grilled Kiwi with Coconut Whipped Cream – It Doesn’t Taste Like Kitchen
Your search for an amazing grilled vegan dessert is OVER. Sam is a straight up genius for creating this grilled kiwi and coconut whipped cream combination.
Creamy Cilantro Lime Corn on the Cob – It Doesn’t Taste Like Kitchen
Add a little zing to your grilled corn on the cob with this scrumptious cilantro lime sauce.
Grilled Nectarine and Zucchini Salad – Green Evi
A wonderful mix of fruit and veggies, this salad is topped with a homemade mint dressing. So divinely simple and delectable.
Peanut & Cilantro Grilled Veggie Skewers – Green Evi
Skewers are basically a must if you have a grill. The part that makes these veggie skewers one-of-a-kind is the peanut and cilantro marinade!
Vegan Mushroom Burger – Vegan Heaven
If you miss the “meatiness” of traditional grilled burgers, you’ll be impressed with mushroom burgers. The mushrooms offer a deeper flavor similar to that of a regular burger.
Vegan Brat Kabobs with Red Peppers – Namely Mary
It’s pretty amazing how far vegan options have come in the past few years. Vegan grilling isn’t just limited to tofu or veggies – companies have come up with products like vegan brats for when we’re craving that meat flavor…but without the consequences that come with actual meat.