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Vegetarian Recipes


Introducing meatless meals into menu planning is a simple way to help take care of the earth because raising, processing, and transporting meat is a large factor in pollution and greenhouse gases.

Try out some of these meatless recipes:

Orecchiette with Roasted Peppers, Arugula, and Tomatoes

Light, fresh summer flavors abound in this delicious and colorful summer meal. Visit a farmer’s market, then whip up this simple and yummy dinner.
 

Fresh Pea Soup

Fresh, spicy, Thai vegetables are a great way to usher in the Spring season. Spring rolls are cruncy, delicious, and satisfying as an appetizer or a light meal – perfect for the warmer weather. The creators of this recipe swear this is the best peanut sauce ever.

Vegetable Spring Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce

Fresh, spicy, Thai vegetables are a great way to usher in the Spring season. Spring rolls are cruncy, delicious, and satisfying as an appetizer or a light meal – perfect for the warmer weather. The creators of this recipe swear this is the best peanut sauce ever.

Golden Thai Curry with Green Beans

Fresh, spicy, Thai vegetables are a great way to usher in the Spring season. “Thai curries tend to be the spiciest and sweetest of them all. The curry pastes are composed of fresh herbs and bulbs, employ red or green chiles, and are balanced with coconut milk.”

Kitchen-Sink Quesadillas

Sometimes you just need a fast and filling meal. This recipe is quick, easy, and satisfying – plus it’s made with ingredients easy to keep on hand.

Slow Cooker Lentil Sweet Potato Stew

There is nothing better than coming home on a cold winter night to hot, hearty stew waiting in the slow cooker. The delicious flavors in this stew are not only satisfying, but will warm you all the way to your toes. 

Broccoli-Basil Mac and Cheese Recipe

Cold weather brings a desire for comfort food and what’s more comfortably delicious than mac and cheese? With basil, broccoli, and a more sophisticated cheese choice, this grown up version takes a favorite menu staple to new heights of yum.

Sweet Potato and Pecan Risotto

Maybe you aren’t ready for a vegetarian Thanksgiving, so how about start with a delicious vegetarian side dish? This risotto is the perfect hearty fall accompaniment to any Thanksgiving table.

Pumpkin Black Bean Chili

Fall means cool weather and all things pumpkin. This chili is the perfect way to warm up in a seasonal way. It’s perfect for dinner (meatless Monday, anyone?) or for a weekend lunch.

Heirloom Tomato Salad

The perfect summer recipe. Use your own home-grown tomatoes or visit the farmers market. How can you go wrong with tomatoes, mozzeralla, and capers – Sheer delicious-ness!

Ancho Lentil Tacos

Lentils in place of ground beef and just the right mix of spices for a delicious Meatless Monday option.