Bacon & Nut Butter Toast Recipe

Pair your favorite nut butter with vegan bacon to create this simple vegan breakfast.

From “Eat Like You Give a Damn”
January 2016

  • Get a quick, wholesome breakfast on the table with this super-simple recipe.
    Photo by Josh Hooten
  • Make the transition to a vegan diet seamless with healthy, versatile dishes from “Eat Like You Give a Damn” by Michelle Schwegmann and Josh Hooten.
    Cover courtesy Book Publishing Company

Yield: 2 servings

New to veganism and feeling overwhelmed? Find practical advice, inspiration and dozens of recipes for delicious, wholesome meals in Eat Like You Give a Damn (Book Publishing Co., 2015) by Michelle Schwegmann and Josh Hooten. The following recipe for Bacon & Nut Butter Toast makes a wholesome breakfast for morning on the go.

You can purchase this book from the Mother Earth Living store: Eat Like You Give a Damn.

THIS QUICK BREAKFAST is so simple that it hardly seems like a recipe, yet I believe no Herbivore’s life should be without it. Use whichever nut butter and bread your heart desires.

Bacon & Nut Butter Toast Recipe


• 2 slices whole-grain or gluten-free bread, toasted
• 2 tablespoons nut butter
• 6 strips vegan bacon, cooked


Spread the toast with the nut butter. Top with the vegan bacon strips and serve.

Tip: For a fancier presentation, cut the toast on a diagonal.

Per serving: 561 calories, 30 g protein, 33 g fat (7 g sat), 39 g carbohydrates, 754 mg sodium, 203 mg calcium, 5 g fiber

More recipes from Eat Like You Give a Damn

Oven-Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe
Skillet Taco Pizza Recipe

Reprinted with permission from Eat Like You Give a Damn: Recipes for the New Ethical Vegan by Michelle Schwegmann and Josh Hooten, published by Book Publishing Co., 2015.

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