Recipes, tips and guides for a meat-free diet

Whether you follow a vegan diet or just want to eat less meat, going vegetarian means being creative with recipes and ingredients. Let us show you how.

Vegetarian pasta recipes

Meat-free marvels, from linguine to lasagne.

Quick veggie recipes

Get dinner on the table in a flash.

A balanced diet for vegetarians

Get all the nutrients you need with our guide for a healthy, balanced vegetarian diet...

Everyday vegetarian recipes

Find hundreds of meat-free marvels in our vegetarian recipe hub.

Top Tip

Don't forget to consider whether desserts are vegetarian. Suet and gelatine are non-vegetarian, but alternative versions are available. Check the labelling on your cheeseboard too - lots of cheese contains animal rennet.

Skills & know how

As well as helping you decide what to cook we can also help you to cook it. From tips on cookery techniques to facts and information about health and nutrition, we’ve a wealth of foodie know how for you to explore.

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