Get ready for the best vegan sauce recipes you can use for dipping, marinating, and pouring over your favorite rice dishes and vegetables. In addition, you’ll love these delicious vegan dip recipes too! You need these vegan dips and vegetable sauces to transform your dishes — like vegetables, rice, and veggie burgers — from good to amazing!
Today I’m sharing 53 Best Vegan Dips and Sauces. Because sometimes you just have to dip your toe (or your cracker) into something before you’re ready for the whole enchilada.
Personally, I think dips and sauces are one of the easiest things to transition into a vegan diet. They’re great to take along with you to a party too so you can make sure you’ve got something to eat, while sharing a tasty vegan treat with others!
I reached out to my food blog friends to share with you the 53 Best Vegan Dips and Sauces. I hope you find something (or several) to love!
Savory Vegan Dips and Sauces
Headed to a party? Need vegan condiments for a BBQ? These healthy vegan dips and veg sauces are here to help you make eating dairy-free, egg-free, and meat-free not only easy, but delicious too!
If you’re making roasted vegetables or any side dish for that matter, vegan sauce recipes for vegetables are important to have on-hand. Healthy sauces for vegetables transforms a side dish into something to celebrate!
Marinating tofu? A good vegan sauce works wonders! Looking for vegetarian sauces for rice? Or how about just adding condiments to your favorite veg burgers! All of these vegan sauce recipes will make vegan fun!
It’s just another reason to love vegetarian sauces recipes — because they are so versatile!
Spread this silky smooth Vegan Cheddar Cheese sauce over everything from baked potatoes, steamed veggies, and more! It would make a perfect veggie burger sauce! Add some steamed broccoli and it also makes a great veg sauce for rice and veggies too!
Vegan Sauces and Dressings
This Low Fat Powdered Peanut Butter Dipping Sauce by The Plant Strong Vegan would make a perfect sauce for veggies and rice! Vegan Asian Sauces are also perfect served with a simple Air Fried Tofu too!
This keto friendly Vegan Ranch Dressing is a simple sauce perfect for dipping french fries, drizzling over potatoes and even for veggie burgers! If you’re looking for vegan dipping sauces for things like chopped veggies, this ranch dressing work wonders!
Looking for amazing vegetarian sauce recipes? Check these out:
- Fall Butternut Salsa by Homemaking Hacks.
- Roasted Jalapeño Salsa by Karen’s Kitchen Stories.
- Incredibly Edible Edamame Dip by An Edible Mosaic.
Make this naturally sweetened homemade BBQ sauce. It’s a much healthier alternative than the storebought BBQ sauce brands made with lots of added sugars! Healthy vegan sauces like this one is perfect on veggie burgers!
Looking for more simple vegan sauces? This No-Fuss Jalapeño Hummus by Home Cooking Memories looks amazing!
Vegan Pasta Sauces
There’s a reason pasta recipes are so popular, they’re easy, satisfying, and so flavorful! These vegan pasta sauces recipes will transform your vegan pasta into something amazing!
Vegan Alfredo is a great example. It may seem impossible to make this creamy sauce vegan, but I assure you, it is.
This Vegan Fettucini Alfredo recipe is amazing and one to make on repeat for any meal prepping schedule!
Interestingly enough, you can even add a simple Red Beet Hummus Pasta sauce over your favorite noodles.
There are several more vegan sauces for pasta, such as the standard red sauce.
How do you make homemade spaghetti sauce?
For a simple red sauce you can make at home, follow these steps:
- Cook 1 cup chopped onion in a tablespoon of olive oil over medium heat until the onion is tender.
- Add 4 – 5 peeled and chopped garlic cloves and cook for one more minute.
- Remove from heat and transfer the ingredients from the skillet to a blender and add two 28 ounce cans of crushed tomatoes, 1 – 2 tablespoons tomato paste, a teaspoon of dried basil, and a teaspoon of dried oregano. Pulse until you reach a desired consistency.
Vegan Hummus and Bean Dip Recipes
When it comes to the best vegan sauces, don’t forget hummus! I love having a great hummus recipe on hand to use as a condiment to spread on veggie burgers, sandwiches, and more. Alternatively, grab some chips or veggies and start dipping away!
There’s a lot of hummus recipes here and it’s a good thing because hummus is so versatile. You can use it in place of mayo on sandwiches and/or veggie burgers. Because hummus has protein, you can even use it as the main sandwich spread for your sandwich!
Smoky Chipotle Hummus is perfect for dipping, but also great as a condiment too!
Fresh Basil Humus by the View from Great Island
Healthy White Bean Dip with Avocado and Cilantro by Peas and Crayons.
Smoky Black Bean Dip by That Chick Can Bake.
Slow Roasted Tomato Hummus by Kalyn’s Kitchen.
Make this delicious and healthy Green Hummus recipe. It’s perfect served with pita chips.
Spiced Roasted Carrot Hummus by the Floating Kitchen
Black-Eyed Pea Hummus by Kalyn’s Kitchen.
Healthy Chipotle Black Bean Dip with Pico de Gallo by Peas and Crayons.
Roasted Red Pepper and White Bean Dip by Valerie’s Kitchen.
This Caramelized Onion Hummus is creamy and smooth with amazing flavors!
Smoky Red Lentil Hummus by Cooking on the Weekends.
Mexican Fiesta Black Bean Hummus by Two Healthy Kitchens
Easy Black Bean Chipotle Dip by Home Cooking Memories
Tahini Free Lemon Hummus by Nutmeg Nanny.
Spinach and Arugula Hummus by Life Made Sweeter
Vegan Mexican Dips and Sauces
Take your favorite Mexican layered dip to another level with this Sweet Potato Seven Layer Dip.
Grab some chips and dip into this Vegan Nacho Cheese Sauce!
Edamole: A Mexican Dip with Edamame by Cook the Story.
Make some corn salsa to serve with burritos, taco salads, and more!
This Vegan 7 Layer Dip is so good, it’s fooled many a meat-eater! It’s way easier to make than the traditional 7 layer dip. Why? Because veggie crumbles come precooked so you get to skip that step. Besides, it’s much better for the planet and just as tasty!
This list of easy vegan sauces recipes would not be complete with this fabulous Vegan Queso Dip! Sure, it’s great for chips and dip, but it can also be served over your favorite Vegan Burrito. Or, you can use it as a sauce for rice and vegetables.
More Amazing Vegan Dips
Here you’ll find easy vegan dips, including everything from spinach artichoke dip, eggplant dip, pepperoni pizza dip, cheese balls, and more!
This is a favorite easy dip with a healthy dose of spinach. You’ll love my Vegan Spinach and Artichoke Dip for parties!
Smoky Baba Ganoush by the View from Great Island.
You’ll be so surprised by how fabulous this Vegan Pepperoni Pizza Dip is!
After trying this Vegan Cheese Ball Dip you’re going to be convinced that going vegan is the best thing in the world!
This Jalapeño Havarti Vegan Cheese Ball Dip is so good you’ll want to have it at your next party!
Get some good luck on New Year’s Day with this tasty Black Eyed Pea Dip!
Eggplant Walnut Dip by Farm Fresh Feasts.
Spicy Sweet Potato and Pumpkin Dip by The Big Man’s World.
Have you ever been to a Chinese restaurant and had crab rangoons? Some folks say there’s not actually any crab in the recipe, however, they’re still not vegan because they’re made with cream cheese. However, this Vegan Crab Rangoon Dip solves that problem! It’s the great flavor of a crab rangoon veganized and served in dip format. It’s delicious!
Basil and Artichoke Dip by The Healthy Maven.
Here’s a few dessert-focused vegan dips.
Cherry Cheesecake Vegan Cheeseball by Namely Marly
Speculoos Cookie Butter by Sheri Silver
Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Dip by Namely Marly
That’s it for the 50+ Best Vegan Dips and Sauces. If you’re looking for healthy sauces for rice or tasty dressings for salads, you’ve got plenty to choose from now. Enjoy!