10 Vegetarian-Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes
Don’t let a vegetarian coming to dinner get you stressed about what to make. Here are 10 veggie-approved dishes for Thanksgiving.
Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie
If you’re looking for something filling and delcious (that can also be covered in gravy) this vegetarian version of a classic favourite is the answer. It uses lentils rather than beef to give it that meaty texture. It’s so good, your meat-eating guests may sneak a bite, too!
Get the recipe here.
Chunky Vegetable Lentil Soup
Start the meal off with this delicious, warm soup for your vegetarian guests.
Get the recipe for this hearty lentil soup here.
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Vegan Black Bean Soup
If you have some vegans coming to dinner, this filling soup is a meal within itself. Serve it with some fresh bread and a green salad for a yummy, well-rounded meal.
Get the recipe for vegan black bean soup here.
Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers
This recipe is simple to make and so bright to serve on a plate. Stuffed with beans and goat cheese, it’s as delicious and filling as it is pleasing to the eye.
Get the recipe for stuffed peppers here.
This yummy steakhouse classic will delight any of your dinner guests – vegetarian or not!
Get the recipe for creamed spinach here.
Green Beans with Garlic and Roasted Pepper
This dish is perfect on its own as a side, or cut up and added to a salad for a vegetarian starter.
Get the recipe for these green beans here.
Lemony Shredded Beet and Carrot Slaw
If you’re looking for a slightly lighter side to brighten your guests’ plates, try this lemony, nutrient-packed dish.
Get the recipe for this coleslaw on our food editor’s blog, Open Kitchen.
Roasted Ratatouille Lasagna
If you’re not sure what to make for a main to replace the turkey, try a twist on the much-loved lasanga. This recipe mixes lots of veggies and a delicious sauce for the perfect vegetarian meal.
Get the recipe for roasted ratatouille lasanga here.
Maple Buttercup-Squash Tatin
Use seasonal squash to make this yummy, sweet tart and please your guests’ palates.
Get the recipe for maple buttercup-squash tatin here.
Fresh Pumpkin Tartlets
These sweet, spicy tarts make a wonderful treat and a great way to welcome both the season and your guests.
Get the recipe for this yummy pumpkin dessert here.