Christmas morning is one of my favorite moments during the winter holidays and there’s nothing like a festive breakfast to spread some cheer in your home. Even if you’re following a plant-based diet, there are some pretty amazing vegan Christmas breakfast recipes the whole family will enjoy, including those who are not vegan.
In this roundup, you will find pancakes, casseroles, muffins and other comforting vegan breakfast recipes perfect for Christmas morning. There are also some make-ahead options which I totally recommend if you need to feed a crowd but you’d rather prep them the night before and have a relaxing Christmas morning with your loved ones.
My Black Forest Baked Oatmeal is a healthy take on the original German cake. Celebrate on Christmas morning with this tasty and easy-to-make breakfast!
Vegan Eggnog French Toast Casserole from Blissful Basil
With just 15 minutes of prep time, you can make this vegan eggnog french toast casserole not just on Christmas morning but also any time you feel like having a comforting breakfast!
My Spinach and Artichoke Vegan Quiche is a tasty spin on the popular dip. Tortillas are used to make a quick crust which cuts down on the prep time for this tasty breakfast dish. If you’re looking for a savory Christmas morning meal, definitely check this out!
Gingerbread Pancakes from Jessica In The Kitchen
Fluffy vegan pancakes that taste just like gingerbread cookies? Yes, please! Made using only natural sweeteners and heartwarming spices, these pancakes will surely bring some Christmas cheer into your home.
Christmas Morning Muffins from Wallflower Kitchen
All the wonderful flavors of winter are included in these vegan muffins and they will surely fill your home with an irresistible smell on Christmas morning.
Vegan Cinnamon Rolls (With Overnight Option) from Connoisseurus Veg
I always considered cinnamon rolls to be a decadent treat and these look wonderful. Bonus tip: there’s also an overnight option so you can prep them in the evening and pop them in the oven the next morning.
Baked Cranberry Vegan French Toast with Cranberry Syrup from The Endless Meal
Speaking of french toast, here’s another recipe perfect for the holidays. This one is dotted with cranberries and topped with a delicious cranberry maple syrup that no one will be able to resist.
Vegan Breakfast Casserole from Veggies Save The Day
When hunger strikes a filling breakfast like this colorful vegan casserole makes an excellent breakfast that will surely be appreciated by everyone.
Blueberry Breakfast Casserole from Veggie Primer
Making breakfast for a crowd can feel intimidating but not if you go for a recipe that’s easy to make and scale such as this blueberry breakfast casserole.
Gingerbread Sweet Quinoa Breakfast Bake from Food Faith Fitness
The easiest way to have an amazing breakfast on Christmas morning is to prep it one day ahead, like this recipe calls. The next day, simply take the mixture out of the fridge, spread it in a casserole and bake it for an hour.
Vegan Cranberry Ginger Crumble Fruit Bake from Jar Of Lemons
This recipe was created for two but it can be easily scaled and will fill your home with an amazing fruity smell. It’s safe to say, the kitchen might get a little crowded!
Mary Ellen Valverde MS, CNS, LDN is a Licensed Nutritionist and Certified Nutrition Specialist who helps clients regain their energy, confidence and health by adapting and enjoying a plant-based diet. By uniting her functional nutrition education with her passion for plants and mindfulness, Mary Ellen offers a completely holistic and science-based approach to designing a healthy, plant-based life. When she’s not reading up on the latest nutrition research, you can find Mary Ellen doting on her two rescue shih tzus, creating the perfect vegan mac & cheese, or exploring the world with her husband.