11 of the best vegan cookbooks for Veganuary and beyond

Whether you’re cooking for a vegan guest, trying to include more plant-based meals in your diet or are a fully-committed vegan hoping to explore a wider variety of dishes, everyone could do with a couple of the best vegan cookbooks on their kitchen shelves.

According to a survey conducted in 2018, as many as 3.5 million British people now identify as vegan – that’s around 7 per cent of the population. With that shift, the perception of vegan food has also changed. No longer does the phrase conjure up images of unpronounceable ingredients or unpalatable blocks of tofu – the vegan food of today is fresh, exciting and full of flavour, as the recipes in these titles prove.

So, whatever your reason for seeking new vegan meal ideas, you’ve come to the right place. Here are 11 cookbooks that will keep you feeling inspired, energised and most importantly, satisfied.

11 of the best vegan cookbooks

Rachel Ama’s Vegan Eats

Rachel ama's vegan eats

Rachel Ama’s Vegan Eats: Tasty plant-based recipes for every day, £12.99, Amazon

BOSH! on a Budget by Henry Firth and Ian Theasby

Bosh! on a budget

BOSH! on a Budget, £16.99, Waterstones

The Happy Pear: Vegan Cooking for Everyone by David & Stephen Flynn

The Happy Pear vegan cooking for everyone

The Happy Pear: Vegan Cooking for Everyone, £20, Blackwell’s

One Pot Vegan by Roxy Pope and Ben Pook

One pot vegan

One Pot Vegan: 80 delicious, quick and easy recipes which use only one dish, £12.69, Amazon

Deliciously Ella: The Plant-Based Cookbook by Ella Mills

Deliciously Ella: The Plant-Based Cookbook, £7.99, Amazon

Vegan Cakes and Other Bakes: 80 easy vegan recipes by Jérôme Eckmeier and Daniela Lais

vegan cakes

Vegan Cakes and Other Bakes: 80 easy vegan recipes – cookies, cakes, pizzas, breads, and more, £9.51, Amazon

SpiceBox: 100 curry house favourites made vegan by Grace Regan

spice box

SpiceBox: 100 curry house favourites made vegan, £15.23, Amazon

Happy Vegan: Easy plant-based recipes to make the whole family happy by Fearne Cotton

Fearne cotton happy vegan

Happy Vegan: Easy plant-based recipes to make the whole family happy, £14.29, Amazon

Plants-Only Kitchen: Over 70 delicious, super-simple, powerful & protein-packed recipes for busy people by Gaz Oakley

plants only kitchen

Plants-Only Kitchen: Over 70 delicious, super-simple, powerful & protein-packed recipes for busy people, £20, Watrstones

Linda McCartney’s Family Kitchen: Over 90 Plant-Based Recipes to Save the Planet and Nourish the Soul

Linda McCartney's family kitchen

Linda McCartney’s Family Kitchen: Over 90 Plant-Based Recipes to Save the Planet and Nourish the Soul, £15, WH Smith

Five Ingredient Vegan: 100 simple, fast, modern recipes by Katy Beskow

five ingredient vegan

Five Ingredient Vegan: 100 simple, fast, modern recipes, £14.99, Amazon