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Vegetarian and Vegan Stuffing Recipes

Whether you call it "stuffing" or you live in the south and call it "dressing", no Christmas or Thanksgiving meal is complete without it! Here are a variety of vegetarian and vegan stuffing recipes, including some traditional stuffing recipes as well as some unique and gourmet holiday stuffing recipes.

Vegetarian Stuffing with Cranberries
Sneak some healthy protein and fiber as well as fall color into your vegetarian stuffing with this easy recipe for vegetarian stuffing with cranberries and kidney beans.

Vegetarian Stuffing with Whole Wheat Bread
Make a healthier vegetarian stuffing by using whole wheat bread, as in this recipe. Chopped pecans add a bit of texture as well. This Thanksgiving or holiday stuffing recipe is vegetarian and vegan if you use a vegan margarine.

Vegan Pumpkin Bread Stuffing Recipe
Use a prepared vegan pumpkin bread for a sweet and savory vegan stuffing recipe, perfect for your vegetarian Thanksgiving feast!

Vegetarian Stuffing with GimmeLean Sausage
If you prefer a "meatier" stuffing, try this vegetarian and vegan stuffing recipe, which uses GimmeLean brand mock meat sausage substitute.

Spicy southern cajun cornbread dressing
Use a homemade vegan cornbread, to make it vegan, and enjoy your southern cornbread stuffing (or dressing, if you prefer!).

Vegetarian Stuffing with Mushrooms
Mushrooms add so much flavor to vegetarian dishes, and they are the perfect ingredient to put in your vegetarian stuffing! This recipe for vegetarian mushroom stuffing calls for cashews and bell peppers as well as the traditional stuffing ingredients such as celery and thyme. For a vegan mushroom stuffing, use a vegan margarine instead of butter.

Healthy Whole Grain Quinoa Stuffing Recipe
Add some healthy whole grain protein to your vegetarian or vegan Thanksgiving menu with this quinoa stuffing with seitan and mushrooms.

Sweet Cranberry Vegetarian Stuffing Recipe - Vegan Stuffing Recipe
Depending on where you're from you may call it stuffing or dressing, but whatever it is, no a Thanksgiving meal isn't complete without it! If you're vegetarian or vegan, this sweet cranberry stuffing recipe is a great way to add a bit of color and Thanksgiving flavor to your stuffing.

Gluten-free Rice and Almond Stuffing
A gluten-free vegetarian stuffing recipe with rice and almonds instead of bread. If you need a gluten-free stuffing recipe for Thanksgiving that is vegetarian and vegan as well, this is an excellent one to try.

Apple Stuffing Recipe
Vegetarian Apple Stuffing Recipe

Vegetarian "Sausage" and Hazlenut Stuffing Recipe
Vegetarian "Sausage" and Hazelnut Stuffing Recipe

Cornbread Stuffing Recipe
Cornbread Stuffing Recipe

Low-fat Vegetarian Stuffing
This vegetarian stuffing recipe is much lower in fat than most stuffing recipes, as it doesn't use butter or margarine.

Pear Hazlenut Stuffing
If you're looking for a special, elegant, or gourmet vegetarian stuffing recipe, I recommend trying this vegetarian stuffing recipe with pears, hazelnuts, and plenty of fresh herbs for an exquisite flavor and texture.

Vegetarian Chestnut Stuffing
A vegetarian stuffing recipe using chestnuts.

Crockpot Apple Stuffing
Use a packaged stuffing mix to make this quick and easy vegetarian stuffing with apples in your crockpot or slow cooker. Perfect for the very busy vegetarian chef!

Pomegranate Stuffing Recipe
Add pomegranate seeds and raisins for a sweet and savory Thanksgiving stuffing. Be sure to use vegetable broth instead of chicken broth to make this a vegetarian stuffing recipe.

Zucchini and Bulgur Wheat Vegetarian Stuffing
From About.com's Guide for Busy Cooks comes this unusual vegetarian stuffing recipe. She says, "Bulgur, barley, and zucchini flavored with peach nectar and almonds make a unique savory dressing. The stuffing may be prepared as a vegetarian dish by using vegetable broth and margarine."

More vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes
Looking for more healthy Thanksgiving menu ideas? Scroll through this complete collection of vegetarian and vegan Thanksgiving entrees, side dishes, stuffing recipes, and, of course, some fabulous desserts!

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