Vegan Saint Patrick’s Day Dinners, Desserts + Party Food!

This is a list of our favorite vegan Saint Patrick’s Day recipes from the blog. We’ve included ideas for everything from hearty dinners and festive desserts to THE funnest party food! #saintpatricksday #veganfood #vegan #comfortfood #vegancomfortfood #plantbased #seitan

This is a list of our favorite vegan Saint Patrick’s Day recipes from the blog. We’ve included ideas for everything from hearty dinners and festive desserts to THE funnest party food! 


Saint Patrick’s Day is a big deal in our house. There’s music, usually a bit of dancing, and always a kickass meal we cook together whilst enjoying a drink or four. Oh, and T wears a kilt.

It may not be the all-day parties of my whiskey-soaked youth, but by some standards, I’d say we go pretty all-out!

Saint Patrick’s Day is also a big deal in Philly as well as within our own Irish-American families, so both T and I grew up with many traditional foods with which we associate the holiday. Since going vegan, we’ve had a lot of fun veganizing as many of these foods as possible!

If you’re like us and love Saint Patrick’s Day food, we think you’ll really enjoy this round-up. It’s a great mix of classic dishes and fun but festive new ideas.

Now, grab yourself a drink, turn up the rebel music, and get your ass in the kitchen!

Vegan Saint Patrick’s Day Party Food

If you’re hosting (or headed to) a party on Saint Patrick’s Day, these crowd-friendly recipes are our favorite way to soak up all that whiskey and beer!

1. Vegan Irish Cheddar + Whiskey Fondue

This vegan Irish cheddar + whiskey fondue recipe has a creamy cashew + white bean base with a gooey stretchy texture and the most wonderful tangy zip! Easy to make and great for St. Patrick's Day! #vegan #fondue #dairyfree #whiskey // plantpowercouple.com

Okay, so maybe you’re adding to the whiskey with this one, but what better excuse than Saint Patrick’s Day?! This vegan fondue recipe has a creamy cashew + white bean base with a gooey stretchy texture and the most wonderful tangy zip!

2. Vegan Cottage Pie Cupcakes

This savory Vegan Cottage Pie Cupcake is a veganized - and slightly fancified - version of a classic comfort food and an old favorite. #vegan #dairyfree #vegancottagepie #vegancomfortfood #vegetarian #veganrecipe

This savory Vegan Cottage Pie Cupcake is a veganized – and slightly fancified – version of a classic comfort food and an old favorite. Bonus points: They can be made ahead of time and even frozen!

Vegan Saint Patrick’s Day Dinner Ideas

We love some good veganized “pub grub” for Saint Patrrick’s Day dinner. From corned beef and cabbage to bangers and mash, we quickly learned there’s no traditional recipe we can’t make vegan!

1. Slow-Cooker Corned Beef Seitan

Vegan Corned Beef that is as meaty and flavorful as any non-vegan version we've ever had but made from seitan in the slow-cooker! The gorgeous color comes from beet puree, a much healthier alternative that still kicks ass. #vegan #seitan #plantbased #crockpot // plantpowercouple.com

This vegan corned beef is as meaty and flavorful as any non-vegan version we’ve ever had but made from seitan then cooked in the slow-cooker! The gorgeous color comes from beet puree *swoon*. This is without a doubt our favorite seitan recipe! A lot of research went into this bad boy to get it juuuust the way we wanted it.

2. The PERFECT Roasted Potatoes

Every good cook needs a solid roasted potato recipe in their arsenal, and this is ours! It's made with only six simple ingredients and comes out perfectly crispy + flavorful every. single. time. #vegan #potatoes #veganrecipes #glutenfree #plantbased // plantpowercouple.com

Make these easy roasted potatoes to serve alongside the corned beef seitan or for dipping in the aforementioned fondue! They require only six simple ingredients and come out perfectly crispy + flavorful every. single. time.

3. Seitan Bangers + Mash

THE most meaty, mouth-watering, and memorable seitan sausages of all time! With only 10 ingredients and 1 hour, you can make perfect vegan sausages right in your own kitchen. #vegan #seitan #dinner #plantbased // plantpowercouple.com

This is our go-to recipe for THE most meaty, mouth-watering, and memorable seitan sausages of all time! Serve them atop a mountain of mashed potatoes and peas, then smother them in gravy.

4. Vegan Pot Pie Casserole

This vegan pot pie casserole is a quick, easy, and delicisously vegan version of the chicken pie I fell in love with in London back in the 90s. Made with tremendously simple and easily found ingredients, the hardest part of this dish is waiting for it to be done cooking! #vegan #vegetarian #vegandinner #potpie #soycurls #veganrecipes // plantpowercouple.com

This vegan pot pie casserole is a quick, easy, and deliciously vegan version of T’s favorite chicken pie. Made with tremendously simple and easily found ingredients, the hardest part is waiting for it to finish cooking! Bonus points: This one is also freezer-friendly, not to mention, kid-approved! 

5. Creamy Vegan Chicken(less) Stew

This vegan chicken(less) stew is the PERFECT winter comfort food! It's warm and soul-healing but also FULL of surprise veggies and flavor. It's also freezer-friendly and has a gluten-free option. #vegan #stew #veganrecipes #cauliflower #comfortfood // plantpowercouple.com

This stew makes for the perfect cozy Saint Patrick’s Day dinner. It’s easy to make with common ingredients, methods, and hidden veggies too!

Vegan Saint Patrick’s Day Dessert Ideas

Sweet treats are a GREAT way to celebrate any holiday. Not to mention, they’re the perfect strategy to entice everyone in your office/ family/school to try (and subsequently become less afraid of) vegan food. Any of these recipes should do the trick!

1. Vegan Irish Potato Candy

Vegan Irish Potato Candy is a Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day tradition! They're fun and easy to make and crazy-addictive! #vegan #irishpotatoes #dairyfree #candy

Irish Potatoes are a Philadelphia Saint Patrick’s Day tradition. They’re basically little balls of cream cheese, butter, shredded coconut, and powdered sugar rolled in cinnamon to look like little taters. Our veganized Irish Potatoes are easy to make and only need about an hour of chill time before they’re ready to eat!

2. Grown-Up Vegan Peppermint Patties

Homemade Vegan Peppermint Patties made with Baileys Almande - an easy no-bake treat that's beyond perfect for the holidays, summer, St Patrick's Day, Valentine's Day, or really ANY time! // plantpowercouple.com #vegan #dessert #recipe #chocolate #baileys

Saint Patrick’s Day is the PERFECT excuse to infuse ALL the homemade candies with dairy-free Baileys. These “grown-up” peppermint patties do NOT disappoint!

3. Boozy Vegan Shamrock Shake

Your favorite childhood St Patrick’s Day treat is now vegan and chock-full of booze thanks to this Boozy Vegan Shamrock Shake recipe! It’s easy to make with a thick indulgent texture that will leave you SHOCKED there’s no dairy in it. #vegan #veganmilkshake #saintpatricksday #avocado #mint #mintchocolatechip #plantbased

Your favorite childhood St Patrick’s Day treat is now vegan and chock-full of booze thanks to this Boozy Vegan Shamrock Shake recipe! It’s easy to make with a thick indulgent texture that will leave you SHOCKED there’s no dairy in it.


Do you have a favorite Saint Patrick’s Day food you’d like to see us veganize and add to this list?! Let us know in the comments! 

If you make any of these recipes this Saint Patrick’s Day, we’d love to hear how it went! Tag @theplantpowercouple in your festive feast photos on Instagram.

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We hope you have a deliciously awesome Saint Patrick’s Day, friends. We can’t wait to see all your drool-worthy food photos and hear allll about it. 🙂 🙂 Sláinte!

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This is a list of our favorite vegan Saint Patrick’s Day recipes from the blog. We’ve included ideas for everything from hearty dinners and festive desserts to THE funnest party food! #saintpatricksday #veganfood #vegan #comfortfood #vegancomfortfood #plantbased #seitan

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