Vegan Hoppin’ John with Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie Option

Vegan Hoppin’ John is simple and inexpensive and, according to legend, may just ensure you a year of happiness and prosperity. 

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Hoppin’ John is traditionally made with Carolina Peas or Black Eye Peas, rice, and collard greens. The peas are “lucky” … 

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and the greens are for prosperity and wealth in the new year. 

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I can’t guarantee upcoming good fortune (tho I’m wishing it for you!), but I can vouch for how delicious this is. 

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Vegan Hoppin’ John is Stew for a Crew

This recipe makes a lot. Like a whole lot. It just seemed easier to make the full batch. If this is too much for you and yours, simply halve all the ingredients and cook the same way. 

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Vegan Hoppin' John with Shepherd's Pie option

Vegan Hoppin' John with Shepherd's Pie option is a simple and inexpensive mix of black eye peas, collards, and rice and, according to legend, may just ensure a year of happiness and prosperity. 

Course Main Course
Cuisine Vegan
Keyword vegan stew
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
resting time 10 minutes
Servings 10
Calories 225 kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Add all ingredients except rice to a slow cooker and cook on high for 4-8 hours.

  2. During the last hour of cooking time, add the wild rice to the pot and continue to simmer until done.

  3. Add more water as needed.

Nutrition Facts
Vegan Hoppin' John with Shepherd's Pie option
Amount Per Serving
Calories 225
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

But what about ALL those leftovers? Turn them into Hoppin’ John Shepard’s Pie! I used a mix of sweet potatoes and white mashed potatoes for the top. Easy peasy!

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Hoppin' John Shepard's Pie

Use the leftovers from your New Year's Day Hoppin' John to make this delicious shepherd's pie.

Course Main Course
Cuisine Vegan
Keyword hoppin john shepherd's pie
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 265 kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 to 6 cups leftover Hoppin' John stew
  • 1 1/2 cups cooked sweet potatoes
  • 1 1/2 cups cooked white potatoes
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened plant milk
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/8 tsp cayenne
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 to 1 tsp salt or to taste
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1 tbsp vegan butter optional

Instructions

  1. Spread leftover Hoppin' John stew in a medium to large baking dish.

  2. Mash all remaining ingredients together until smooth and well incorporated then spread over the top of leftover Hoppin' John stew.

  3. Bake at 350 degrees F for 35 minutes, or until top begins to brown,

Nutrition Facts
Hoppin' John Shepard's Pie
Amount Per Serving
Calories 265
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Try these Hoppin’ John Cornbread Sliders!

Vegan sliders? Yes! These Vegan Hoppin John cornbread sliders are cute, delicious, and super easy. They feature yummy black-eyed peas and are served on your favorite cornbread muffins.

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Yum!

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All the best for a happy and healthy New Year!

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Vegan Dirty Snowmen 

Vegan Dirty Snowmen is yet another version of hot chocolate I just had to make. This adult treat is delicious, creamy, incredibly rich, decadently chocolatey, and made for adults with just a little bit of Baileys Almande.

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Want more vegan comfort food? Try this!

Vegan Stuffed Pepper Soup

This Vegan Stuffed Pepper Soup is super simple, inexpensive, easy to make comfort food. 

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Lisa Viger Gotte

Hello! I'm Lisa, an artist, photographer, author, gardener, navel-gazer, and lover of the planet and all its inhabitants. I draw and paint, cook, write, take lots of pics, eat lots of chocolate, and practice gratitude daily.

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