This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. I only recommend things that I have actually used and been happy with!
Bagels are so tasty, but sometimes it can be challenging coming up with vegan bagel toppings ideas. Luckily I’ve solved that problem for you!
In this post, you’ll find simple vegan bagel topping ideas, some recipes for more advanced put-together bagel sandwich ideas, and individual recommended recipes to make vegan toppings such as vegan cream cheese, hummus, etc.
In short, got a bagel and looking for a vegan meal? Then this post is your one-stop vegan bagel topping shop of ideas.
If you’re looking to find out which brands of bagels are vegan, see some vegan bagel bread recipes, and which stores or restaurants have vegan bagels for when you are out and about, then head on over to “Are bagels vegan?”.
Now, let’s get into the toppings. Click on the links below to get to your preferred place to be or just scroll on down for the full bagel-ly glory!
Apple butter, vegan chocolate chips, and flaked almonds
Tahini, sliced banana, cinnamon, and desiccated coconut
There are so many easy tasty vegan bagel toppings around, but unfortunately, as most vegans know, it can sometimes be difficult or prohibitively expensive to get hold of some of them, like vegan cream cheese for example.
Other times, products that should normally be vegan can also sometimes disappointingly contain non-vegan products like whey. So in this section, I’ve put together a ton of delicious recipes for some simple vegan bagel toppings.
Eat them alone spread on a toasted vegan bagel, or combine them with other toppings, add sliced fruit and vegetables or pickles, let your imagination run wild!
Vegan Bagel Toppings Recipes
All the vegan recipes you could ever need for yummy vegan bagel toppings. Find out how to make vegan cream cheese, vegan nut butter, vegan jams, etc.
All you need is 2 ingredients (plus an optional 3rd) for this incredibly delicious and sugar free strawberry jam! So simple to prepare and ready in no time. Even if this is your first time making jam, this foolproof recipe has got you covered!
I'll give you 3 reasons to make vegan cream cheese at home. It is delicious, super easy and you will know exactly what kind of whole food ingredients you add. If garlic & herbs, tomato & basil, or scallion & chives is one of your favorite flavors, this recipe has got you covered.
Making peanut butter is ridiculously easy. You need only 1 ingredient, peanuts, and a high-power blender or food processor. This recipe shares lots of tips to make peanut butter every time successfully.
This easy one-hour vegan goat cheese is both simple, cheap, and quick to make. This recipe makes up four logs and you can choose the quick one-hour version or the overnight cultured version. It even softens and bubbles when toasted like real goat cheese! You can also skip the agar-agar for a quick
This salty, crumbly, and creamy vegan feta cheese is surprisingly easy to make. The combination of almonds and tofu creates an amazing texture. As an added bonus, this vegan feta is made with healthy, whole-food ingredients and just 20 minutes of hands-on prep time!
The perfect healthy jam to spread on your morning toast or add to a nut butter sandwich. Raw, naturally sweet, and packed with healthy chia seed omega 3s, you'll be happily spreading this raw raspberry fig chia jam on everything!
This spreadable cultured vegan cheese is made with a mix of sunflower seeds and cashews. Enjoy it plain, or try one of several variations such as sun-dried tomato or olive and lemon pepper. Spread on bagels or dip crackers or veggies!
Boursin-Copycat Cashew Cheese uses raw cashews with plenty of garlic and herb to magically transform this vegan cashew cheese recipe into a creamy spread completely reminiscent of actual Boursin cheese.
This Vegan pesto is zesty, bold and so fresh! It is versatile and delicious. Spread it on a bagel for a fun and unique topping!
Vegan bagel sandwich recipes
If you still need a bit more vegan bagel topping inspiration feast your eyes on these beauties, featuring some ingenious combinations!
Vegan Bagel Sandwich Recipes
Not sure which delicious toppings to combine to make a meal of a vegan bagel? Check out these original recipe combinations and combine some simple toppings to make these delicious vegan bagel sandwiches.
Every good New Yorker knows bagels & lox are essential! This Gluten-Free Bagel with Vegan Carrot Lox & Cream Cheese recipe is just the allergy-free recipe you need to still enjoy the classic Jewish deli sandwich! This vegetarian smoked salmon will make your breakfast or lunch bagel sandwich the envy of every city dweller.
A healthier, homemade version for your favorite childhood snack! Gluten-Free Vegan Copycat Pizza Bagel Bites! A mini, allergy-free, recipe that's perfect for the kids, quick & easy to make, and great as a nostalgic adult appetizer and finger food!
Bite into a deliciously chewy vegan bagel sandwich infused with Mediterranean baba ganoush, crisp cucumber, rich sun-dried tomatoes, and spicy arugula. Protein-rich and delightfully nutritious, your lunchtime options just got a whole lot tastier.
This Vegan Breakfast Bagel Sandwich is so simple and delicious to make! Use your favorite store-bought substitutes to make the ultimate portable, hearty, filling breakfast.
I hope you enjoyed this post on vegan bagel toppings! If you have any favorite recipes you think should be added or any suggestions, please do contact me using the contact section or leave a comment below and I’ll gladly update this resource!
Enjoy your bagels and your delicious vegan bagel toppings!