What do you want to eat when the weather warms up? Something cool and creamy, or sweet and fruity, or fresh and crisp? How about something shareable, to bring to an outdoor celebration? Or maybe all of the above? Whatever you’re craving, jackfruit is super-versatile and sure to satisfy. Scroll for a dozen summertime recipes we can’t wait to make this season.
Nothing says summertime like a festive dinner party, and this Jackfruit Taco Pizza (topped with crunchy chips!) is the ultimate party food.
This recipe combines the ease of a sheet pan with the fun of skewers—and it’s all about the mouthwatering marinade. Use our Lightly Seasoned Jackfruit for best results.
The Vegan Harvest
Too hot to turn on the oven? Roll up some sushi instead! For filling, we love the combination of Teriyaki Jackfruit with creamy avocado and crisp cucumber.
This sandwich combines so many flavors we love in the summer: crunchy pickled veggies, fragrant herbs, and fresh bread that makes the meal portable. Take it on a hike or to your local park, and enjoy the sunshine.
My Darling Vegan
This sandwich serves some serious vacation vibes in the form of colorful tropical fruit. Make it with our BBQ Jackfruit for a quick and simple warm-weather meal.
Because, let’s face it—summer was made for sandwiches. Ripe, peak-season tomato pairs so well with meaty jackfruit, lettuce and vegan mayo for a craveable twist on a seasonal classic.
Darn Good Veggies
This one takes a bit of skill to master, but trust us—it’s worth it. Fill your rolls with whatever vegetables your heart desires, add our Lightly Seasoned Jackfruit, and dunk the whole thing into the accompanying peanut sauce. Yum.
As beautiful as it is flavorful, this traditional rice dish is impressive enough to serve company. Make it with our Lightly Seasoned Jackfruit, or use our Curry Jackfruit and skip the marinade for a quick and easy version.
Two City Vegans
Sometimes, you just want a snack—and this is a good one. Make it with our Lightly Seasoned Jackfruit, add crackers, chips or crudite for dipping, and call it dinner.
Whether you’re cleaning out the fridge or craving many flavors, a bowl is a great way to pack in the produce. We love this combination of fresh vegetables, hearty sweet potato and pineapple, and recommend using our BBQ Jackfruit for maximum ease.
Is there anything more summery than a fresh, simple salad? This wedge makes great use of in-season tomatoes, and jackfruit makes it a meal.