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Here is a collection of some delicious yet vegan eggplant recipes. These can be served as appetizers, or as lunch menu, or dinner menu.
Eggplants are one of the healthiest vegetables. It belongs to the nightshade family like zucchini and tomatoes. It has numerous health benefits. Eggplant is a low-calorie, low-carb vegetable. Hence it is most recommended in the keto diet as well. Read more here about, health benefits of eggplant.
Eggplant comes in different types, colors, and varieties. It is spongy in texture and normally it’s tasteless. Eggplant tends to absorb the flavor of the spices we cook it. Hence this is versatile to add to any flavor. So it depends on the flavors and spices we induce to the eggplant dish. Here is my vegetarian eggplant recipes.
Vegan Eggplant Recipes
No problem if you are vegan too. You can enjoy delicious eggplant dishes too. Here is a collection of a few vegan eggplant recipes from all over the world. I’m sure you will love them too.
Vegan Eggplant Fritters
Eggplant Fritters are easy and quick appetizers and snacks. This is vegan as well as gluten-free as well. It takes less than 20 minutes to make these appetizers.
Vegan Eggplant Meatballs
If you are craving your meatballs, then these vegan eggplant meatballs can please your tastebuds to a great extent. This is a delicious and quick recipe. You can either deep fry or bake or even air fry the same.
Spicy Mashed Eggplant
Spicy mashed eggplant cooked in Indian spices is one of the delicious vegan eggplant recipes you can try. This fire-roasted eggplant when cooked with aromatic spices turns out magical on the plate. Scrumptious and amazing vegan eggplant dish in the true sense.
Chinese Sichuan Eggplant
Another mouth-watering eggplant recipe in Asian flavors. This Sichuan eggplant is loaded with flavors. Enjoy this with steamed plain rice or with noodles.
Baba Ganoush by Little Sunny Kitchen
Baba ganoush is a simple and delicious vegan dip made with eggplant and tahini. It’s creamy, garlicky, lemony, and perfect when served with pita chips.
Vegan Eggplant Sandwich by Little Sunny Kitchen
Layered Smokey eggplant and fresh vegetable sandwich. Perfect for lunch, picnics, or a light dinner.
Roasted Eggplant Spinach Pasta by Saporito Kitchen
This easy roasted eggplant spinach pasta is packed full of earthy roasted eggplant pieces mixed with fresh baby spinach and all doused in marinara sauce. This tasty vegetarian pasta dish can also be made gluten free for a healthy weeknight dinner or filling lunch!
Easy Ratatouille by Healthy Kitchen 101- Vegan eggplant recipes
This ratatouille celebrates eggplant with a delicious tomato bake that leaves tender, juicy veggies ready to savor. Plus it’s vegan-friendly and absolutely easy to make!
Moroccan Quinoa Stuffed Eggplant by Nutritiously
These comforting quinoa stuffed aubergine halves feature a flavorful vegetable filling and are baked to perfection before being served with a 3-ingredient lemony yogurt sauce.Great for meal prepping, easily customizable and family-friendly, this plant-based recipe is a wonderful weeknight dinner on its own or can be served as a side dish.
Instant Pot Eggplant Caponata by Corrie Cooks
Mix together eggplant, bell pepper, celery and spices and get a great main dish in less than 10 minutes.
Vegan Eggplant Bacon by The Daring Kitchen
Crispy eggplant slices and a combination of secret spices create a plant based bacon your tastebuds won’t even believe is real. P.S.: it is 100 percent vegan!
Vegan eggplant roll-ups by Bubble Green
This is a perfect vegan appetizer for your guests or a side dish for you to enjoy! The vegan tzatziki filling takes these delicious eggplants to the next level.
Indian Baby Eggplant Curry – Bagara Baingan
Air Fryer Roasted Eggplants
Pickled Eggplant – Vegan Eggplant Recipes
A traditional Italian recipe that is very popular, pickled eggplant will be a hit in your home, too! Very easy to make and perfect for antipasto platters or sandwiches.
Vegan Moussaka by My Pure Plants
Roasted eggplant slices, hearty tomato ragu and vegan bechamel is all you need to make delicious Vegan Moussaka. This recipe also shows 3 different vegan mince alternatives to choose from.
Eggplant Pasta by Green Bowl 2 soul
Roasted eggplant pasta or Aubergine pasta also known as Pasta alla norma is a very tasty Sicilian pasta dish. The combination of roasted eggplant, pasta, and a simple tomato sauce is very comforting and filling.
Vegan Eggplant Parmesan by Strength And Sunshine
This easy Vegan Eggplant Parmesan recipe is gluten-free, allergy-free, and quick to prepare! Crispy eggplant slices made without oil or eggs in the air fryer, then layered and baked with homemade Italian tomato sauce and dairy-free, soy-free, nut-free cheese! A quick and healthy dinner for the whole family!
Vegan Eggplant Rollatini by Vegan Huggs
This Vegan Eggplant Rollatini is a great meal for your summer menu. It’s light, yet satisfying and it’s brimming with smoky flavor. Plus, it’s easy to make and requires simple, budget-friendly ingredients.
Aloo Baingan (Vegan Potato Eggplant Curry)
These are some of the easy yet delicious vegan eggplant recipes that you must try.
Vegan Eggplant Recipes
- Instant Pot
- Salt to taste
- Oil as required
- Check out each recipe for Instructions.
- To Prep eggplant, chop and rub a little salt.
- Let it sit for some time. This helps in reducing bitterness if any.
- Soak in water to avoid discoloration of eggplants.