Vegetarian and Vegan Hanukkah Recipes

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Looking for the perfect dish for a vegetarian Hanukkah? Brisket is out, latkes are in, but if you're vegan, you'll need to watch out for eggs.

Here's a collection of recipes for a healthy vegetarian or vegan Hanukkah celebration, including vegetarian kugel recipes, vegan Chanukah donuts, vegan latkes and more recipes for your vegetarian Hanukkah table.

Vegetarian Latke Recipes

  • Easy Vegan Latkes: This vegan latke recipe uses an egg replacer to make traditional potato pancakes for Hanukkah.
  • Cauliflower Latkes: Made with just a few simple ingredients including cauliflower, matzo, and eggs.

Vegetarian Kugels for Hannukah:

More Vegetarian Hannukah Recipes

  • Vegan Egg-Free Matzo Ball Soup: If you're looking for a vegan and egg-free matzoh ball soup recipe, here's one to try. Although this is more of a Passover recipe, there's no reason you can't enjoy it for Hanukkah, too!
  • Easy Homemade Applesauce RecipeNo added sugar is needed since this homemade applesauce recipe is naturally sweet. A healthy accompaniment to your vegetarian or vegan Hanukkah latkes!
  • Vegan Beet Casserole: Beet casserole with a bit of sugar and just a touch of spices, so the natural flavors really shine through. Beet casserole is the perfect colorful side dish for your vegetarian or vegan Hanukkah menu.
  • Greek Hanukkah Donuts: Light, tasty and a tradition in the Greek community, these little puffed dough balls are drizzled with honey.