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14 Delicious Vegan Recipe Swaps That Even Non-Vegans Will Love

A little bit of creativity in the kitchen goes a looong way. Whether you're waiting on dinner or whipping up a pre-meal snack, Sabra Hummus is a fresh, tasty way to satisfy your appetite.

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...and dive into the most mouthwatering "ice cream" sundae this side of the malt shop.

(Pro tip for the vegan-friendly bakers out there: Overripe bananas can also make for an excellent butter substitute!)

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...and with the help of a little water and nutritional yeast, you can whip up this delectable Thai mac 'n' cashew cheese dish in 30 minutes flat.

Even if you're not in a mac 'n' cheese mood, cashews can make excellent swaps for all sorts of savory dishes and creamy confections, like this vegan fettuccine kalefredo or this carrot cake with cashew cream cheese frosting.

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...that adds a savory, vegan-friendly flavor when subbed for cheese on this mouthwatering roasted veggie pizza.

And if you're just looking for an all-vegan side to spruce up any dinner, this chickpea purée can also add an excellent twist to make extra-creamy mashed potatoes — just sub out the butter for olive oil, and you've got a spectacular side sure to win over vegans and non-vegans alike.

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...that can easily be topped off with some mashed avocado and sun-dried tomato to make a mouthwatering chickpea burger you never knew you needed.

Bonus swap: Aquafaba, the viscous liquid that canned chickpeas come steeped in, can create an ultra-convincing alternative to eggs.

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...meaning these vegan char siu pork buns (stuffed with delicious marinated tofu) can be on your dinner table in no time. Even better, you can cook up breakfast biscuits on par with the buttermilk-rich alternative with a simple mix of coconut oil, coconut milk, and self-rising flour.

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...and, when all's said and done, is one of the secret ingredients that makes these cranberry pecan banana bread muffins as delicious as their pictures imply.

(Even if you're all set on sugar, unsweetened applesauce can also make a stellar substitute for standard cooking oils!)

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Just got home and waiting on dinnertime? Whether you’re an herbivore, omnivore, or anywhere in between, Sabra Hummus is a fresh, delicious snack worth gathering the family or roommates for before the dinner bell rings.