Vegan and plant-based recipes are one of the simplest ways to reduce your environmental impact in the kitchen because meat, which requires copious amounts of water and land for production, is absent.
But even with the rise of vegan and vegetarian food brands and eateries like The Hungry Tapir, Kind Kones, OmniMeat and Lauk Pauk, incorporating a plant-based diet or dishes into your daily life can be quite a challenge. In celebration of Earth Day 2022, which falls on April 22, here are nine plant-based recipes we think you will enjoy.
1. Slow Cooked Butter Chickpea Tofu
Part of adopting a more sustainable cooking and eating habit is also related to using more energy-efficient methods, like the Instant Pot or crockpots. This Slow-Cooked Butter Chickpea Tofu is perfect for those who work from home and need a time- and energy-efficient recipe. Not only is it delicious, it is also incredibly easy to make. All the ingredients are easily sourced at your local grocery store and the prep process is a mere 10 minutes.
Get the Instant Brands' recipe here.