Sweet Potato Soul: 100 Easy Vegan Recipes for the Southern Flavors of Smoke, Sugar, Spice, and Soul : A Cookbook by Jenné Claiborne
Atlanta native, author Jenné Claiborne, took the soul food recipes she grew up on and turned them into vegan alternatives so good that you won’t even notice anything’s missing. Just look to the reviews for confirmation. “I made the Cheddar & Chives Biscuits, Sunflower Caesar Salad, and Jackfruit Jambalaya for my NON-VEGAN family and they LOVED it!” one Amazon shopper raved. Claiborne weaves historical context throughout, giving background to the innate nutritional benefits of soul food staples and how the decadent recipes can be both comforting and healthy.