Vegetarian recipes

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Jennifer Lopez finally sheds baby weight thanks to vegan diet

Jennifer Lopez has attributed finally losing her baby weight – six years after giving birth to her twins Max and Emme – to the vegan diet. "I'll be honest with...

Gluten-free cauliflower pakoras

These irresistible morsels make a great canapé, but they are also very good alongside or before a curry. Eat them with your fingers, as soon as they’re cool enough to...

Tenderstem Broccoli, cashew and tofu stir fry

Serves: 4Cooking and preparation time: 10 minutesIngredients250g (9oz) firm tofu, cut into 2cm (3/4 in) diced1 red onion, roughly chopped1 garlic clove, finely sliced5cm (2in) fresh root ginger, peeled and...

Sichuan aubergine with Hakka rice

Ingredients2 aubergines100ml chicken stock3 teaspoons chilli bean sauce2 tablespoons dark soy2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar2 tablespoons of xiaoxing rice wine (sherry)3 teaspoons sugar3 cloves crushed garlic1 tablespoon grated ginger1/2 teaspoons Sichuan...

Spicy Mexican chicken tostadas with smoked chillies

Serves 2 as a main or 4 as a snackPreparation time 10 minutesCooking time 12 minutesIngredientsFor the smoked chilli sauce:1 tablespoon olive oil1 onion, chopped1 teaspoon Very Lazy Smoked Garlic2...

Smoked garlic and butternut squash risotto

Serves 4-6Preparation time 10 minutesCooking time 20 minutesIngredients25g butter1 tablespoon olive oil1 onion, chopped3 teaspoons Very Lazy Smoked Garlic½ medium sized butternut squash or small pumpkin, peeled, deseeded and cut...

Top ten vegetarian recipes for a meat-free meal

No-one said that burgers, pizzas or risotto have to contain meat to taste mouthwateringly delicious. In case you need a helping hand in branching out when it comes to cooking...

Christmas recipes for a vegetarian-friendly festive menu

Going vegetarian at Christmas has never been easier. Whether you've just become a herbivore yourself, or have a veggie coming over for Christmas Day, the hearty winter meal options –...

Parsnip and sweet potato soup

Dish Type: Starter Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes approx Ingredients 5 sweet potatoes peeled and chopped 8 parsnips 2 onions peeled and chopped 1 large...

Grilled halloumi burger with falafel

Dish Type: Main Meal Cooking and preparation time: 30 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 2 x 400g tins chickpeas, Drained 2 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon ground coriander 2 garlic cloves...

Paneer Arancinis with raita

Dhruv Baker from MasterChef shares his recipe.Ingredients 1 pouch Tilda British Curry Rice 1 tbsp oil 1 shallot, finely chopped ½ red chilli, finely chopped A thumb of ginger 1...

Celebrate 'meat-free Mondays' with vegetarian meals

Vegetarian recipes have never been so appealing, especially with the 'Meat-free Mondays' trend sweeping the nation. There is now an array of healthy meat alternatives that can ensure that even...

Sesame baked tofu with aromatic stir fry

Dish type: Main MealCooking and preparation time: 50 minutesServes 4Jayne and Bibi from veggierunners.com share their exotic stir fry recipe.Ingredients 1 pack 300 g firm tofu 2 tablespoons light soy...

Seitan and corn saute with cilantro and lime

Isa Chandra from Post Punk Kitchen shares her recipe. Her latest book, "Isa Does It", is available now. Dish type: Main meal Serves: 4 Cooking and preparation time: 25 minutes...

Potato, Goat's Cheese and Sweet Onion Jam Frittatas

Dish type: CanapesMakes 24 Prep time: 20-25 minutes Cook time: 1 hour 45 minutes Ingredients:• 3 medium potatoes, peeled and cut into 1cm dice • 200g/7oz chevin goat’s cheese •...

Paneer and vegetable skewers by Anjum Anand

Ingredients (makes 6 skewers) 300g paneer, cut into 2.5cm cubes 1 large onion, peeled and cut into 2.5cm cubes 1 green and 1 red pepper, cored and cut into 2.5cm...

The UK's Best Veggie Fayre - an eco friendly family day out

VegFestUk, the world's biggest vegan event, will take place in Bristol in May. Cookery demos, given by TV chef Richard Fox amongst others, and talks and workshops will introduce you...



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