11 Delicious Vegan Easter Recipes Everyone at Your Table Can Enjoy

Contrary to popular belief, not every Easter table needs to have a traditional honey-glazed ham at its center to be deemed festive. If you're skeptical about serving a meat-free holiday meal, allow us to present a curated collection of crazy-delicious vegetarian and vegan Easter recipes, courtesy of some of our favorite foodies. From appetizers to desserts, these dishes are so good that even staunch carnivores will be asking for seconds (yes, really). Spanning a saucy mushroom gravy pie topped with garlic mashed potatoes and a decadent make-ahead chocolate chia mousse garnished with dried rose petals, these recipes make the most of the season's fresh ingredients (think tangy citrus, fresh greens, and edible florals). Ahead are 11 meatless, dairy-free Easter recipes that prove vegans do it best.

Want even more amazing plant-based dishes? Give one of these simple vegan pasta recipes a try.

This story was originally published on April 9, 2017, and has since been updated.