Explore 26 delicious meals without meat that are so good, you'll want seconds! These recipes are all about tasty flavors, showing that you don't need meat to make a satisfying meal. These dishes offer a mix of yummy tastes and textures that prove how awesome plant-based food can be. Get ready to enjoy meals that are not only good for you but also super tasty, making you forget all about meat!
The Best Potato Salad
This creamy Potato Salad with cucumber and tomato in a garlicky yogurt sauce is all you need for picnics or BBQs. This simple salad is so easy to make and it's creamy and delicious. Get the recipe.
Instant Pot Baked Ziti
This classic Italian dish is made with ziti pasta, a flavorful tomato sauce, and a blend of cheeses. It's perfect for a meatless Monday dinner and can be made in advance for a quick and easy meal. Get the recipe.
Creamy Tomato Risotto
This Tomato Risotto is an incredibly simple recipe but is still packed with flavor in each bite to give you a dinner meal that's sure to become a family favorite! It features perfectly cooked risotto with a beautiful, creamy texture and the fresh summer flavors of cherry tomatoes. What's best is that it's also vegan and can be made in just 30 minutes from scratch! Get the recipe.
Mushroom pasta Salad
Easy and fun Marinated Mushroom Pasta Salad With Green Olives is perfect for picnics or potlucks. Mushrooms make this pasta salad hearty and rich. They also stand up to the bold flavors of the dressing. Be sure to slice the mushrooms thin to make sure they absorb plenty of flavor from the marinade. Get the recipe.
Easy Vegetable Stew
This thick and hearty Eggplant Potato Stew Recipe features chewy eggplants, tender potatoes, and aromatics full of flavor. Made with plenty of veggies in just under an hour, it's the ultimate vegan stew. Get the recipe.
Crunchy Tomato Salad
Simple but so delicious vegan Heirloom Tomato Salad made with fresh heirloom tomatoes and addictive crunchy topping! Super easy and healthy summer side dish that goes with everything! You'll be hooked! Get the recipe.
Creamy Dill Pickle Soup
Dill Pickle Soup is my all-time favorite soup recipe for busy weeknights. It requires merely 30 minutes of your time and provides you with a hearty and satisfying bite. This easy soup is savory and creamy and kids love it too. Perfect for lunch or dinner, especially in cold winter weather. Get the recipe.
Potato and Mushroom Skillet
This Fried Chanterelle Mushrooms And Potatoes Recipe is an easy and delicious comfort food that never fails! Made in one pan and with just 5 ingredients, this cozy and flavorful dish is sure to become a hit. Get the recipe.
Really easy Mediterranean Asparagus With Balsamic Drizzle And Pine Nuts. Trimmed asparagus spears are baked in olive oil until tender but crispy and then finished with a quick homemade Balsamic drizzle. This healthy vegan recipe is kid-friendly and makes a delicious dinner side. Get the recipe.
The Best Ever Sauteed Chard
Want to know How To Cook Swiss Chard? Look no further. My Sautéed Swiss Chard recipe with garlic and tomatoes is simple yet unique. It's ready in minutes and is loaded with nutrients. This easy red chard recipe makes a wonderful and delicious addition to any recipe. Get the recipe.
Black Bean Burger Recipe
Are you ready for the best black bean burger recipe out there? This easy and delicious veggie mushroom burger is healthy and bursting with flavor. And the best part is, it takes just 30 minutes to make it from start to finish! This burger is so good that you will never miss the meat. Get the recipe.
This shawarma with fresh vegetables and homemade garlic yogurt sauce is a real crowd-pleaser. It's a quick and easy recipe that's perfect for dinner or a party. Get the recipe.
Ukrainian Green Borscht
Such a delicious Green Borscht with Spinach. Classic Ukrainian recipe your whole family will enjoy. Ready to be served in 30 minutes. Get the recipe.
Moroccan Slow Cooker Bean Stew
This Moroccan Slow Cooker Bean Stew, also called Loubia is the ultimate comfort food full of flavor. Made with Cannellini Beans, tomatoes and spices, these slow cooker white beans recipe are sure to warm you up on a chilly fall or winter night. Get the recipe.
This Mushroom Chili Recipe is the ultimate vegan chili you'll ever need! Hearty mushrooms make a wonderful substitution for ground beef. With an easy secret step to give this chili the perfect texture, it's extremely flavorful and great for cozy fall and winter dinners. Get the recipe.
Broccoli and Mushroom Salad
This Broccoli And Mushroom Salad Recipe features some of my favorite ingredients. Shiitake mushrooms, fresh crunchy broccoli, olives, and amazing red onion vinaigrette. So healthy, clean, and perfect for a light dinner, a colorful side, or meal prep. Get the recipe.
Ready to serve hot in less than 30 minutes, this easy Mongolian tofu is a delicious option for a quick weekday or weeknight meal. This recipe is inspired by the popular Mongolian beef stir-fry, using crispy, seasoned tofu and a sweet and salty sauce that will make you want to lick your fingers! Get the recipe.
Healthy Vegetarian Mexican Casserole with Rice & Beans is easy to make and filled with cheesy goodness along with brown rice and lots of veggies. It is a great addition to your next dinner party or your Thanksgiving meal. It can be made ahead and frozen, so it is easy and quick to throw together. Get the recipe.
Asparagus Mushroom Risotto
This Mushroom Asparagus Risotto is the perfect comfort food for busy days. Creamy, light, and delicious without all the fuss. Get the recipe.
Buttery Scallion Pancakes
These Scallion Pancakes are perfectly crispy and flaky on the outside with a slightly chewy interior made with thin layers on the inside. They’re then lightly brushed with miso for a layer of umami and packed with scallions and sesame seeds for the most delicious buttery scallion pancakes you’ve ever had! Get the recipe.
Garbanzo Beans and Kale Stew
This Garbanzo Beans and Kale Stew is a hearty and healthy dish great to be enjoyed on its own or over rice or pasta. It’s easy to make, nutritious and great for meal prep, too. Made in one pan with protein-packed chickpeas that are flavorful and a bit spicy. Get the recipe.
Puff Pastry Pizza with Blue Cheese
Puff Pastry Pizza is an easy & delicious way to make pizza - here it's salty, savory & subtly sweet, topped with mild blue cheese, sliced red apples, green asparagus and crumbled up kale chips. A perfect dinner, appetizer or snack! Get the recipe.
Potato Stir-fry with Halloumi & Veggies
This 25-minute (prep included!) potato stir-fry loaded with halloumi & veggies is sure to become your new weeknight favorite! Healthy, quick and easy to make it's a delicious dinner dish that's packed full of flavor and all done in one pan - with just a touch of lemon to take it from great to amazing. Get the recipe.
This Lentil Pasta has the perfect combination of hearty and healthy. The rich, flavorful sauce, the texture of the lentils against the soft pasta, and the hint of spice from the red pepper flakes all come together to create a dish that's truly irresistible. The finishing touch of fresh parsley adds a burst of freshness, making every bite a delight. Get the recipe.
Mushroom and Pumpkin Risotto
One of the great ways to use pumpkin puree is to add it to a risotto. My Mushroom And Pumpkin Risotto is easy and delicious one pan dinner recipe with flavors of fall. Get the recipe.
Kung Pao Cauliflower
This delicious Kung Pao cauliflower recipe puts a nutritious twist on the classic Kung Pao chicken. Cauliflower florets are tossed in an aromatic, spicy homemade sauce with crunchy roasted peanuts to create an irresistible sweet, salty, and spicy dish. You may not return to Chinese takeout once you learn to make this recipe! Get the recipe.
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12 Really Good Low Carb Recipes You Haven't Tried Yet
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Iryna Bychkiv is the founder and writer of the culinary website Lavender & Macarons, where she shares clean, European-inspired recipes that are delicious, easy to prepare, and made with wholesome ingredients. Iryna loves creating meals that are simple yet healthy and unique, including vegan and vegetarian recipes.
Iryna is also a freelance writer for MSN and Associated Press Wire.