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Your Basic Vegan Buddha Bowl.

First off, what is a Buddha Bowl? A Buddha Bowl is a healthy eating staple. It is a bowl filled with different layers of hearty healthy foods. It is great for vegans because you can load up on veggies and protein in one bowl! It is also a wonderful choice because you don’t have to plan it, you can take whatever leftovers or odds and ends you have in your fridge and make a Buddha Bowl.


        First Layer: Grain

  • Brown rice
  • Buckwheat
  • Barley
  • Millet
Brown Rice

Second Layer: Protein

  • Tofu
  • Beans
  • Tempeh
  • Seitan
  • Lentils
  • Quinoa

Third Layer: Veggies

  • Broccoli
  • Avocado
  • Peppers
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Spinach

Fourth Layer: Extras

  • Spices
  • Fresh herbs
  • Seeds ( Sesame, Chia)
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Tofu Cream
  • Salsa
Tofu Cream, Pumpkin Seeds, and Chia Seeds!

Experiment and make your own Buddha Bowl! Tell me what recipes you come up with.


26 thoughts on “Your Basic Vegan Buddha Bowl.

  1. I think, I already heard about buddha bowls from my friend. I always wanting to try different food especially healthy foods that fit to my diet.

  2. I don’t think I’m familiar with what a Buddha Bowl is, thanks for clearing that up! I think it’s awesome that you’ve shared this with us, it sounds like a lovely meal, especially if you’re collecting healthy recipes for meal planning.

  3. I never heard about Budha bowl but I often see this from my friend who lives in Thailand. I wonder how it taste! It looks so yummy with tofu!

  4. I have never had a buddha bowl before but it’s definitely something I’m willing to try! Your recipe looks so delicious and healthy!

  5. Oh this rocks. I may have to make one of these as a personal lunch soon. I’m definitely liking the variety of healthy ingredients you can use!

  6. I am always behind on trends and hear about things and have no idea what they are! I just recently learned what buddha bowls are, and now that I know I have begun implementing them into my husband’s lunch box.

  7. This looks so good and delicious! I haven’t seen the tofu cream before. I wonder how that tastes. It looks like it will really fill you up too, especially with the protein layer.

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