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26 Delicious Vegan Breakfast Ideas You'll Want To Wake Up For

What *do* vegans eat for breakfast, anyway?

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1. Chickpea Omelet

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Have you ever tried a chickpea omelet? It's truly one of the best savory breakfasts you'll have in your life. This version is packed with tomatoes and broccoli, and topped with avocado. Get the recipe here.

2. Peanut Butter Chia Overnight Oats

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Overnight oats are so, so easy. This recipe combines chia and peanut butter for a protein punch.

3. Vegan Breakfast Skillet

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A quick and simple recipe to get your mornings going. Use any leftover veggies in your fridge and you're good to go! Get the recipe here.


4. 4-Ingredient Banana Oatmeal Pancakes

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For when you don't have time for recipes with a million ingredients and you want a fiber-rich, dairy-free meal. Experiment with different fruits! Get the recipe here.

6. Tofu Scramble

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This recipe uses vegetable broth as its secret weapon for an incredible taste. And if you're tofu-averse, try this recipe for a similar scramble made with chickpea flour.

7. Vegan Chilaquiles with Chickpeas


8. Low-Sugar Blueberry Coconut Smoothie Bowl

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Yes, I'm one of ~those~ people who make their own smoothie bowls at home. So sue me — they make smoothies more fun, and in my mind it's a breakfast soup I can decorate myself. Try your hand with this blue dream of a recipe that's low in sugar, too.

9. Baked Vegan "Sausage" Patties

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Pro tip: Make them ahead of time and reheat in the morning to save yourself some time. Get the recipe here.

11. Easy Vegan Farmers-Market Breakfast Bowl

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I love a good bowl for any meal, and they're easy to tweak — so you don't feel like you're having the same thing over and over again. Get the recipe here.


12. Kale Pineapple Mango Smoothie

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This simple recipe for a green smoothie will wake up your system and get you ready for your day.

13. Deviled Potato Bites

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This recipe is actually called "Cheap Ass Deviled Potato Bites," so you know it means business. Inexpensive + easy = a cooking win.

14. Raspberry Coconut Smoothie Bowl

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Get your daily vitamin fix before you even leave the house. Get the recipe here.


16. Bagels and Cream Cheese

17. Chickpea Flour Mini Veggie Frittatas

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You could use this recipe to make one big frittata instead, but that would take away from the magic bite-sizedness! Get the recipe here.

18. Fruit Salad

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Choose whichever fruits suit your fancy each time you make it. Get the recipe here.

19. Spicy Scrambled Tofu Breakfast Tacos


20. Apple Pie Bites

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Satisfy your morning sweet tooth with this appley treat. Get the recipe here (and make sure to sub a vegan butter for this one).

21. Easy Coconut Amaranth Breakfast Summer Rolls

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These summer rolls are one of the healthier breakfast choices on the list, with their use of ancient grains and fresh fruit! Get the recipe here.

23. Grain-Free Hot Cereal

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This recipe is not only vegan, but also gluten-free and Paleo-friendly, and it works with the Whole 30 diet.


24. Kale, Tomato, and Tofu Breakfast Burritos

25. Cauliflower Hash Browns

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More of a side than a full meal (unless you're an animal like me) but they're both gluten-free and vegan! Get the recipe here.

26. Avocado Toast

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Of course I had to include this stereotypical food — before it was considered "basic," it was a vegan breakfast staple for years! Get the recipe here.