St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and we’re feeling all things green and festive. Try your luck with these vegan creations and keep your St. Patty’s festivities clean, with a superfood twist. From shamrock shakes to savory salads to matcha-infused chocolate-y treats, this lean, green recipe roundup has a little piece of vegan gold waiting for everyone.
1. Green Chia Pudding
Start off St. Patty’s right with a filling, superfood breakfast from Veggies Save the Day. Featuring chia seeds, spinach and dates, this small, but mighty pudding is protein-packed and chock-full of vitamins. Top with your favorite fruit to make it yours!
2. Tangy Superfood Salad
Who said salads have to be boring? Spice up your St. Patty’s lunch with this tangy green salad featuring a kick of jalapeno from Soul in the Raw. Stuffed with superfoods like flaxseeds, zucchini and tahini, this nutrient-dense salad will keep you feeling strong and healthy.
3. Vegan Mint Matcha Shamrock Shake
Dying for that seasonal shamrock shake, but not ecstatic about all the artificial sugar, dyes and high-calorie count associated with it? You’re in luck -- you can sip this vegan shamrock shake from Veggie Inspired with no worries this season! Getting its rich, green color from one our favorite superfoods, matcha and naturally sweetened, this shake will give the energy to power through all your St. Patty’s Day activities with a lot less guilt compared to those other shake recipes.
4. Raw Superfood Brownies
These superfood brownies from One Green Planet get their rich, chocolate-y taste from cacao, a superfood we love for it’s antioxidant and mood-boosting power. Packed with other superfoods like cinnamon, coconut and medjool dates, along with avocado mixed in the “frosting”, you’ll want to eat these brownies year-round.
5. Vegan Matcha Truffles
These matcha truffles make the perfect chocolate-y treat that'll keep you energized on-the-go! Topped with our very own Caco Cacao gr8nola (or you can double-up on matcha and swap for our Matcha Green Tea gr8nola ;), you can munch on these sweet, smooth bites all-day with zero guilt.
6. Pistachio & Orange Blossom Raw Avocado Cake
Need a green cake to wow your friends, but don’t want to be bothered with the artificial dyes and fillers? Give this beautiful raw creation from The Unconventional Baker a try! Orange blossom water infused avocados sit on a sweet, date crust, and chopped pistachios give it just enough crunch and protein for a satisfying, superfood dessert.
7. Vegan Matcha Double Chocolate Bark
Looking for a matcha-made in heaven? These decadent double vegan chocolate bark pieces infused with matcha powder make a dream team. Topped with superfood cacao nibs, coconut and our very own Matcha Green Tea gr8nola, you and indulge this will be your new go-to bark recipe!
8. Kale Cheesecake Bites
Don’t let the combination fool you. These superfood no-bake cheesecake bites are packed with all the protein and vitamins your favorite dark leafy greens have to offer, minus the earthy taste. Sweeten with your choice of natural sweetener and your friends (and even you) will be none the wiser.
Looking for more St. Patty’s Day recipes? Check out our pinterest board for more green, vegan finds!