With small tweaks can cookies be vegan variant.


Still a meat-advocate and Vegan-skeptics, the big question of how to survive the festive period without a succulent Roast and a delicious cookie? There are already a variety of recipes that prove it: festive pastries and evening menu be without animal products. And a vegan Christmas does not stop with the preparation of the Banquet, it is said, and the cookies still for a long time. In terms of gifts, Christmas markets and advent calendars on animal products without.

advent calendar and gifts

Who filled out a self-made advent calendar, you can now get even inspirations, such as the door or a bag of vegan trifles can be enriched. Of good granola or energy bars, which usually consist of nuts or dried fruit. Sweet Surprises can also be gelatin-free gummy bears, or vegan chocolate. In addition to cruelty-free cosmetics such as nail polishes can be used in festive colors or lip balm for the cold days. A variety of teas round out the package diversity.

the gifts you can surprise your loved ones with vegan products – and perhaps the one or the other stimulus, the animal-free way of life. For one, there are a variety of books (“Vegan for fit”) and films (“Hope For All: Our food, Our hope”), the tips. Also clothes can be given away with a clear Conscience – if you take into account a few things. This must have been produced without the use of animal substances should also consist of BIOS toffen and eco-friendly and fair produced. For more vegan gift tips on the website “Germany is compiled vegan”.

cookies and festive food

The biggest Worry for inexperienced Vegans make in culinary terms. How can on the cookie plate and on the festive table festive enjoyment of magic? The list of recipes is long grown and is particularly classic holiday meals, you can go through a few tweaks in a vegan variant prepare. With a sophisticated Christmas menu, even die-hard families can be convinced. For the Appetizer soups are the best choice. For the cold Season, Apple-celery-soup, cream of leek soup, or pumpkin and potato soup are especially popular.

dumplings, and red cabbage are served in the main course, since fry with plum-walnut filling, glazed lentil roast or nut roast. Who is more willing to experiment, you can grab his Christmas shopping to the vegan duck breast consisting of wheat protein, or soy Steaks, which are shaped to rolls. As a Dessert of coconut Panna Cotta, or vegan Mousse au Chocolat. The recipes and many other ideas collected by the Albert Schweitzer Foundation on your Blog “vegan key week”.

Christmas cookies without eggs and without milk, can succeed. Traditional recipes need to be converted to something. In order to get a good dough consistency, experts recommend, for example, Egg to replace in the batter with applesauce or a mashed banana (especially in the Short – and yeast doughs). Is also useful Egg-replacement powder or egg whites are made from chickpeas or flax seed. Milk can be particularly easily replaced by soy – or cereal-Drinks. For Butter and Lard, Margarine and honey and agave syrup can be used. At the top of the baking list stars are in most of the families of Cinnamon. And so the vegan variant: 200 g icing sugar, 2 TBSP works cinnamon, 8 TBSP water, 1 TBSP of lemon juice, 200 g ground hazelnuts 200 g ground almonds and 1 tablespoon of grated orange zest to the mix. Place the dough on a floured work surface and 1cm thick, roll it out, star shaped cookie cutter and place on a sheet. Bake in a preheated oven at 230°C for 5-7 minutes to bake. 150 g of powdered sugar, a little water and 1 teaspoon of cinnamon mix and at the end of the star. This and other vegan cookie recipes collected by Peta, Two on his website.

Vegan Christmas markets

And for those who want to dare in the contemplative time in front of the door and the magic of Christmas out there to enjoy the can do this on one of the numerous Christmas markets – without having to dispense with vegan Treats. German cities have already adapted and pure vegan Christmas markets are launched, such as, for example, in Duisburg (anise & spell – The vegan winter market; 22.11.-30.12.18), Berlin (A Vegan Christmas Market In Winterfeldplatz; 2.12., 9.12., 16.12., 23.12.18) or Hannover (miracle change Christmas; 14.-15.12.18). Further dates can be found on the website of the vegetarian Federation of Germany.