Go to the main content Menu
Back
Food & Drink
Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb Tammie Ortlieb

The 7 Best Vegan Online Cooking Classes

Pull out the mixing bowls and tie on your apron, it’s time to brush up on those vegan cooking skills.

If you’re like us, you love the idea of whipping up some delicious vegan dinners, but you don’t always have the techniques to do that—even if you can find the time. No worries, friends, these virtual cooking classes have got you covered. Sharpen those knives and get the oven preheated, it’s time to get your plant-based chef-ery on! Keep reading for our picks for the best online vegan cooking classes.

Food Future Institute

Matthew Kenney just seems to do vegan right. His Food Future Institute engages students from around the world with over 100 lessons, including everything from pasta-making and patisserie to texture balancing and knife skills. Get ready for a time commitment, but the payoff is worth it!

Food Future Institute

Forks Over Knives

What do 55 hours, 90 days, and one of the most widely recognized plant-based websites have in common? They will have you gaining confidence in the kitchen in no time! Forks Over Knives offers a self-paced program that culminates in 30 credits from the American Culinary Foundation and cooking-without-oil, whole foods mastery.

Forks Over Knives

Veecoco

Partnering with chefs from around the world, Veecoco offers a free 7-day trial period with full access to over 400 lessons (incorporated into 14 courses), a private Facebook group, and educational videos. Ready to sign up? Choose from a six- or twelve-month membership and receive course books, worksheets, certification, and more.

Veecoco

Happy Pear Ultimate Vegan Cooking Course

Want to cook like the pros? Check out the Happy Pear Ultimate Vegan Cooking Course. Perfect for the beginning chef, this one-month program walks you through everything from oil-free cooking to basic culinary science. Whip up pizza, pasta, burgers, and more! Interested in low FODMAP, meal prep, and fermentation? They’ve got that, too.

Happy Pear Ultimate Vegan Cooking Course

Brownble

Brownble’s husband-and-wife team brings you this inclusive program designed to help you make compassionate plant-based choices. You’ll learn not only how to whip up a delightful dinner or brunch, but also how to handle social issues surrounding veganism, navigate various life stages as a vegan, parent vegan teens and kids, and more.

Brownble

Udemy

Udemy’s online database offers a selection of vegan cooking courses ranging from Tuscan dining to gluten-free basics. Purchase modules based on your individual needs and interests. Plant-based meals in under thirty minutes? They’ve got that. Indian cuisine, fine dining, and ultimate meal prep? They’ve got those, too.

Udemy

Rouxbe

If you’re looking for a commitment, and you’ve got goals in the plant-based scene, this course is for you. Rouxbe’s cooking program culminates in certification recognized by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation. Choose from a six-month professional training program or try their 90-day Essential Vegan Desserts Course, 90-day Forks Over Knives Course, and more.

Rouxbe

Feature image: Food Future Institute

Tammie Ortlieb

@tammieortlieb

Tammie, a vegan of 17 years, is a former psychology professor and self-proclaimed wellness guru. Indie author, kindness ambassador, and big dreamer, she’s just a girl, standing in front of a broken US food system, asking it to be vegan.

Articles by Tammie
Tammie Ortlieb

More from VegOut

See the article detroit vegan soul closes west village location

Detroit Vegan Soul Closes West Village Location

The Black-owned soul food restaurant permanently closes its original location.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Detroit Vegan Soul
News Detroit
See the article celebrate national cheese lover’s day with daiya

Celebrate National Cheese Lover’s Day with Daiya

The cheese brand has reformulated some of their classic cheese blocks just in time for this epic holiday!

Cayla White
Daiya
Sponsored Food & Drink
See the article this new mind-blowing vegan milk tastes just like cow’s milk

This New Mind-Blowing Vegan Milk Tastes Just Like Cow’s Milk

The dairy industry is quaking at Silk’s new product line!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Silk
News
See the article 9 ready-to-drink non-alcoholic cocktails for dry january

9 Ready-to-Drink Non-Alcoholic Cocktails for Dry January

For those times when you’re craving a good mixed drink without the alcohol!

Cayla White
Spirity
Food & Drink
See the article vegan loaded taco salad recipe

Vegan Loaded Taco Salad Recipe

This Loaded Taco Salad is a fresh take on a Tex-Mex classic. Made with Hodo Adobo Mexican Crumbles, pickled red onions, and a cilantro-lime vinaigrette, even your non-vegan friends will love this dish.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Hodo Foods
Recipe
See the article 10 vegan meal delivery services to try in 2022

10 Vegan Meal Delivery Services to Try in 2022

These meal delivery companies have everything you need to get the new year started on a healthy note.

Kayla Pasko
Food & Drink
See the article selling sunset star emma leigh hernan launches frozen vegan empanada brand

Selling Sunset Star Emma Leigh Hernan Launches Frozen Vegan Empanada Brand

This new plant-based frozen food company has snacktime covered.

Kayla Pasko
Emma Leigh
News
See the article 5 vegan honey brands to try

5 Vegan Honey Brands to Try

Life is sweet with these cruelty-free, vegan honey alternatives.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Vegan Honey
Food & Drink
See the article unbelievably vegan: an interview with charity morgan

Unbelievably Vegan: An Interview with Charity Morgan

This celebrity chef is dishing up details about her family’s transition to a plant-based lifestyle and sharing tidbits from her new cookbook, Unbelievably Vegan.

Anja Grommons Anja Grommons
Charity Morgan
Interviews
See the article 14 best vegan protein bars

14 Best Vegan Protein Bars

These plant-based protein bars will unite gym rats and busy bees alike!

Natalie Brown Natalie Brown
Real Food Bar
Food & Drink
See the article former starbucks executive joins plant power fast food

Former Starbucks Executive Joins Plant Power Fast Food

The rapidly expanding fast-food chain names Steve Figliola as new Chief Development Officer.

Cayla White
Plant Power Fast Food
News
See the article wanderlust creamery is scooping ube and pavlova vegan ice cream flavors this month

Wanderlust Creamery Is Scooping Ube and Pavlova Vegan Ice Cream Flavors This Month

Run, don’t walk to your nearest location to try these limited-edition flavors!

Allie Mitchell Allie Mitchell
Wanderlust Creamery
News Los Angeles

Newsletter

We’ll keep you updated on new information,
upcoming events, and the best deals in your area.

By signing up you agree to receive emails from VegOut Magazine
and accept our terms of use, privacy policy, and cookie policy.

Subscribe Now

Get the premier vegan food and lifestyle magazine delivered to your door (or inbox!)
Order the magazine!
The Holiday Issue

Navigation

The Holiday Issue

Subscribe Now

Order the magazine!
Close

Filters

Cities

The Most

Writer