Gone are the days when dinner was the usual meat and potatoes, or something hearty along those lines. Nowadays, food companies, from store-bought brands all the way down to fast-food chains, are trying to offer more plant-based recipes and meat-free meals to cater to the changing demand for more meatless options. Whether you’re just trying to eat more veggies, or are cooking for someone who doesn’t eat meat, this roundup of vegetarian recipes is too good for anyone to pass up.
Coconut Cauliflower Curry
This tomato coconut cauliflower curry is delicious, nutrient-packed, and ready in just over 30 minutes! It’s a crowd-pleasing plant-based dinner recipe. It’s easy to put together and full of healthy veggies like sweet potato, spinach, chickpeas, cauliflower, and tomatoes. And this one’s another fan favorite in our easy healthy vegetable recipes for fall. (Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-Free)
A fresh-tasting, protein-packed Quinoa Burger recipe! This veggie burger is super studded with flavor and made with chickpeas, feta, sun-dried tomatoes, and herbs.
Stuffed Acorn Squash
This incredible vegetarian stuffed acorn squash features a rice stuffing with toasted pecans. This rice and pecan stuffing truly make your kitchen smell like Thanksgiving while you make it! The onion, celery, garlic, and herbs combine to make something that smells just about like heaven. Add to that the crunch and rich flavor of buttery pecans, and you’ll find yourself just eating the stuffing alone. (Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Quinoa Vegan Chili
This hearty and delicious quinoa vegan chili is packed with protein and vegetables. Some secret ingredients: adobo sauce from a can of chipotle chili peppers in adobo, and white wine vinegar for a tangy finish. It’s so, so tasty: definitely at the top of our easy healthy vegetable recipes for fall. (Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Stuffed Delicata Squash Recipe
Delicata squash is a yellow oblong squash that tastes sweet and tender! This stuffing features wild rice with brown butter and sage, along with some vegetables and sharp cheddar cheese. Talk about flavor! (Vegetarian, gluten-free)
Broccoli Cheese Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
These broccoli cheese stuffed sweet potatoes are an easy, healthy weeknight dinner your whole family will love. The cheese sauce features a surprise ingredient to make it even creamier: white beans! This tops our list of easy healthy vegetable recipes for fall. (Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-Free)
Most of those vegetarian recipes take less than an hour to prepare and are super easy to follow, so changing up the dinner menu doesn’t have to be difficult. Change up dinner time by trying these vegetarian meals that will have even the most avid meat-eaters clamoring to go meat-free.