Holiday Recipe Roundup – The Dairy Free and Vegan Way!

Who says the holidays have to be filled with unhealthy food? Check out these recipes -many created by me and some shared by other bloggers -that are not only healthy but also dairy free and vegan too!


Hot Mulled Cider – People of all ages will enjoy this warm drink


Biscuits –made dairy free by DairyFreeGina


Beet Hummus – by DairyFreeGina – the color alone makes a beautiful presentation

Cranberry Sauce -by DairyFreeGina – Super easy to make and can be made days ahead of time – The easiest Cranberry sauce!

Chipotle Butternut Squash and White Bean Dip – Guests will be crazy for this unique dip

Roasted Chickpeas – By DairyFreeGina – Easy to make and perfect when you need a quick snack!

Toasted Pumpkin Seed Dip – The Holidays are all about pumpkin!

Vegan Spinach Dip -Make Popeye proud with a vegan version!


My favorite part of any Holiday meal! How about you?

Autumn Kale Salad – Get your greens in with this dish!

Butternut Squash and Spinach – By DairyFreeGina and eaten every Thanksgiving

Cornbread Stuffing -Everyone will love this stuffing!

Green Bean Casserole – A vegan twist on the classic dish!

Green Beans with Lemon Almond Pesto – A new version of the green bean casserole!

Lentils – By DairyFreeGina – a traditional dish of Italians for New Year’s Day Dinner

Maple Pumpkin Cobbler by GF Jules- so tasty!

Mashed Potatoes – A Thanksgiving must have!

Pumpkin Mac and Cheese – Vegan and added fiber too!

Roasted Cauliflower – By DairyFreeGina – Super Simple and Easy to make!

Roasted Cauliflower Salad –with Spicy Dressing to kick things up!

Roasted Root Vegetables – By DairyFreeGina – Versatile and easy to make

Sweet Potato Casserole – Everyone will love this!

Wild Rice Pilaf with Butternut Squash and Cranberries – Comfort food for sure!


Save a turkey, which is often injected and basted with butter and other products containing dairy and gluten. A terrific and vegan alternative is a Gardein Holiday Roast

Butternut Stuffed Squash – A Make It Your Way dish by DairyFreeGina

Lentil Mushroom Walnut Balls with Cranberry Sauce- Leftovers heat up well the next day!

Vegan Shepherd’s Pie– By DairyFreeGina -A classic goes vegan!

Vegan Thanksgiving Loaf- Healthier updated version of the classic!


Don’t feel like baking? Have no fear; Wholly Wholesome makes a variety of allergy friendly pies including several that are dairy free

GFJules Upside Down Apple Pie – The pie when you want something different from traditional apple pie!

Snowballs – Just in time for those winter, snowy holidays!

Sweet Potato Pudding – Could easily be served as a side dish too !

Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Cookies Chewy and moist with every bite!

Panettone – An Italian Holiday Tradition

Pistachio Dessert – made dairy free by DairyFreeGina

Pizzelle – Traditional Italian Holiday Cookie that DairyFreeGina has taken the butter out of

Pumpkin Cream Pie A healthier cream pie version!

Vegan Pumpkin Pie The classic goes vegan!

Vegan Pumpkin Pie Parfaits – For when you don’t want traditional pumpkin pie but still the pie taste!

What’s on your holiday menu? Share your recipes in our Comments Section. Cheers!

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Foodie who is allergic to milk and lamb and eats vegan and gluten free. I’m a life long fitness enthusiast , runner, dancer and passionate about talking food, nutrition, health and exercise. I am a lover of cats big and small, and call Disney World my 2nd home.