Sure, regular old black coffee is vegan, but Cafe au Lait, cappuccinos and other coffee drinks are decidenly not vegan... or at least they aren't usually. Learn to make dairy-free, vegan versions of usually-milky coffee drinks, and check out other top vegan coffee recipes, with this list.
For more ideas on how to spice up your coffee breaks without going against your vegan diet/lifestyle, check out this blog post on vegan coffee drinks.
Also known as Cafe Noir, New Orleans coffee is coffee spiked with chicory
. It's naturally vegan, and it's a wonderful way to mix up your usual black coffee routine.
This quick, easy recipe is akin to Cafe au Lait, but it's made with soymilk (or another dairy alternative and with an instant coffee, like Starbucks VIA.
Turkish coffee is typically served sweet or “bitter” (unsweetened) with no milk, so it's naturally vegan. It is also often prepared with cardamom
, and may even include ingredients like almond extract, cloves
and vanilla. This Spiced Turkish Coffee recipe riffs on tradition with an assortment of warming spices.
This vegan variation on the classic Irish Coffee
cocktail is made with optional vegan whipped topping instead of whipped cream
Opt for vegan chocolate to make this spiced, chocolaty coffee drink vegan-friendly.
Use this cold-brewed coffee tutorial as the basis for all kinds of vegan coffee drinks. Add spices, vegan sweeteners
, dairy alternatives and other ingredients for extra flavor.
This easy recipe takes only ten minutes to prepare and it makes 3.5 cups of vegan cappuccino mix -- enough for 28 cappuccinos. Since it makes large batches, it's a great gift to share with vegan (and non-vegan) friends.