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5 from 2 votes

Rainbow roast vegetable sandwiches

Epic vegan-friendly sandwich packed with roast vegetables, avocado and pesto.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Cuisine: American, Vegan
Servings: 2 large sandwiches



  • 1 cup butternut pumpkin, or ¼ of a large butternut pumpkin
  • 1 red capsicum, quartered and seeded
  • 1 zucchini
  • Olive oil, as needed
  • 1 avocado
  • 1 carrot
  • ½ cup alfalfa sprouts

Beetroot hummus

Kale pesto

  • 1 cup kale leaves or other salad greens, loosely packed
  • ½ cup roast almonds
  • ¼ cup olive oil


  • 4 thick slices sourdough bread, or bread of choice


  • Preheat oven to 180C.
  • Slice the pumpkin and zucchini into 5mm thick slices. Quarter and deseed the red capsicum. Place vegetables on a lined baking tray, drizzle with olive oil and bake for 20 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  • Meanwhile, slice the avocado as desired and coarsely grate the carrot. Set aside.
  • For the beetroot hummus, add all ingredients to a food processor and whizz until smooth. Remove and set aside.
  • For the kale pesto, add the kale, almonds and olive oil to a food processor and whizz until combined.
  • Toast the bread and spread hummus on two slices and kale pesto on the other two slices. Arrange raw and roast vegetables on bread as desired. Enjoy immediately.
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