Our pick of the Best Vegan CookBooks in the UK

Cook delicious vegan meals with these great cookbooks

Moving to a completely plant based diet can be a challenge for some, mainly when it comes down to what to cook. Just because you are vegan, doesn’t mean you can’t create wonderful, delicious meals.

The following cookbooks have been chosen to help you become a master of the kitchen, dominate the dinner plate! You will be hosting dinner parties for all your vegan mates in no time. Discover a new world of delicacies and learn how to replace common ingredients such as eggs in your cooking.

Anyway, let’s get straight into our vegan cookbook comparison and reviews. In our opinion, the best vegan cookbooks in the UK are:

  1. BOSH! Simple recipes. Unbelievable results – Highest selling vegan cookbook
  2. Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook – best for time poor vegans
  3. Dirty Vegan – vegan recipes with a different
  4. 15 Minute Vegan – best for quick meals
  5. Deliciously Ella The Plant-Based Cookbook
TitleOverall RatingRecipesPriceReview
BOSH!: Simple recipes. 140+£8.00BOSH!: Simple recipes ReviewCHECK PRICE
Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook 100£12.14Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook ReviewCHECK PRICE
Dirty Vegan 80+£8Dirty Vegan ReviewCHECK PRICE
15 Minute Vegan100£8.88Fast, modern vegan cooking ReviewCHECK PRICE
Deliciously Ella100£17.39Deliciously Ella ReviewCHECK PRICE

Best Vegan Cookbook reviews 2021

BOSH!: Simple recipes. Unbelievable results. All plants. The highest-selling vegan cookery book ever.

BOSH! Simple recipes.

Winner of the Lifestyle Non-Fiction Book of the Year award at the British Book Awards 2019!

Packed full of over 140 quality vegan recipes, it’s no wonder this book is rated so highly. BOSH! guides you on a culinary aventure turning simple plant-based foods into delicious meals.

You don’t need to be a master chef to follow these recipes, Ian Theasby and Henry Firth from BOSH TV will provide all the necessary guidance. With a following of over 1.5m on Facebook, Ian and Henry have been regarded as the “vegan Jamie Olivers” by The Times.

The book covers everything from their favourite breakfasts, party meals, scumpious dinners and most importantly dessert!!

Features popular meals such as Creamy Mac and Greens and the World’s Best Pesto Lasagne 

Pages: 288
Recipes: 140+

Featured as number 1 on our best vegan cookbook list

Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook: 100 Mouth-Watering Recipes for Time-Crunched Vegans

Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook

Do you hate having to slave away in the kitchen? If you are looking for recipes that you can whip up in no time then check out the Fast and Easy Vegan Cookbook.

With 100 great quick and easy recipes, you will never be stuck eaten boring bland meals again. Cook meals based on your needs such as nut-free, gluten-free, oil-free and cook from a range of methods, pressure cooker, one-pot or no cooking at all.

All the recipes include nutritional information and also the option to substitute different ingredients – in case you want more protein for example.

A great book to have in your collection.

Pages: 162 Paperback
Recipes: 100

Featured as number 2 on our best vegan cookbook list

Dirty Vegan: Proper Banging Vegan Food

Dirty Vegan

Based on the BBC vegan cookery program, Dirty Vegan sets out to create vegan food for different types of people that have specific nutritional requirements – such as young people, sports teams, emergency services.

Dirty Vegan puts a good spin on vegan food, with cheap and easy delicious meals anyone can cook – no fancy 5 star restaurant dribble – the 80+ cracking vegan meals will please the most picky of vegans.

The host, Matt Pritchard dives deep into the science behind certain ingredients and looks at the alternatives to eggs and meat to create cult status vegan meals.

Pages: 208
Recipes: 80
Avg Review: 4.7 out of 5 (170 reviews)

Features number 3 in our best vegan cookbooks list.

15 Minute Vegan: Fast, modern vegan cooking

15 Minute Vegan Fast modern vegan cooking

Written by Katy Beskow, an award-winning cook, writer and cookery tutor, 15 Minute is one of four (4) vegan cookbooks by Katy.

15 Minute Vegan is a collection of 100 simple and straightforward vegan meals that can be cooked in limited time. Due to the short prep times, the majority of recipes use fresh, basic ingredients to produce a wide range of great meals. The recipes are easy to follow and perfect for anyone looking for a gentle and safe introduction into vegan cooking. Katy is highly active in the vegan cooking space, writing for many blogs and magazines aswell as teaching vegan cookery.

Her other books include 15 Minute Vegan Comfort Food (2018), 15 Minute Vegan on a budget (2019) and Five Ingredient Vegan (2019)

Pages: 160
Recipes: 100
Avg Review: 4.8 out of 5 (214 reviews)

Features at number 4 in our best vegan cookbooks list

Deliciously Ella The Plant-Based Cookbook: The fastest selling vegan cookbook of all time

Deliciously Ella The Plant-Based Cookbook

What first started as a blog receiving over 110 million hits in 3 years, Ella Mills, founder of Deliciously Ella released her first cookbook in Jan 2015. It was a great  success, becoming the best-selling debut cookbook ever in the UK. It also went on to become a NY Times Best Seller. So if that is anything to go by then the recipes must be pretty darn good!

The recipes in Deliciously Ella are a true reflection on Ella herself with each one having a wonderful story themselves – from Buckwheat pancakes & Banana Spelt Muffins to Smoky Aubergine Dip & Five Bean Chilli with Corn Bread.

The book has a range of chapters including Breakfast, Salads, Falafels, Burgers & Dips, Soups, Stews, Curries and last but not least – Sweets!

Pages: 288
Recipes: 100
Avg Review: 4.7 out of 5 (492 reviews)

Features at number 5 on our best vegan cookbook list