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Healthy vegetarian recipes

Need nutritious dinner ideas? Go meat-free with tasty recipes that are good for you, including pasta dishes, healthy salads, warming soups and stews.

9 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This recipe is laden with tasty goodness, it's low fat, low calorie, rich in folate, fibre, vitamin C and iron, plus it's a delicious meat-free main course that's 3 of your 5-a-day - what's not to…

40 mins
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185 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A rescue recipe for when there's nothing in the fridge, or when you fancy something cheap, delicious and filling

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

For a quick version of sauerkraut, try cabbage simmered in white wine, with onion and herbs. The acidity of this side dish pairs beautifully with the unctuousness of roast pork

25 mins
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6 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

This light vegetarian version of your favourite Thai green curry is an unbelievable 5 of your 5-a-day! Warming chilli and creamy coconut smothered veggies make for a satisfying supper

1 hr and 25 mins
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33 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A spicy twist on a simple frittata recipe, with Masala paste, coriander and plump cherry tomatoes. Pair it with our avocado salsa for a light and budget-friendly supper

30 mins
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35 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A fragrant tagine is perfect for summer entertaining, lighter than stew but just as satisfying with meaty aubergines and aromatic spices

1 hr and 20 mins
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32 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make our simple, budget-friendly tomato, orzo and chickpea soup in just 30 minutes. This easy, vegetarian family meal is healthy and even low fat

30 mins
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27 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

We've baked the aubergines and used creamy ricotta in this healthy version of Parmigiana di melanzane - far lower in fat and calories than the original

1 hr and 30 mins
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35 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

There's minimal prep time to make this hearty vegetarian stew, which works just as well as an easy dinner or packed in a flask for lunch

50 mins
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84 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Spiced red lentil dhal is topped with creamy sweet potato mash in these individual vegetarian pies - a cheap weeknight dinner option

40 mins
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Vegetarian
41 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this budget vegetarian dinner in minutes - pile slices of light feta onto cannellini bean mash and top with tangy beetroot salsa

17 mins
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12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Pearl barley makes a great alternative to rice in this vegetarian risotto recipe flavoured with sage, garlic and Parmesan

1 hr
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Vegetarian
18 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Pan-fry vegetarian, chicken-style pieces with lime, chilli and garlic, then pile onto seeded tortilla wraps - cool before assembling if packing for lunch

13 mins
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128 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Ready in less than an hour, this easy, vegetarian curry recipe made with pan-fried Indian cheese and vegetables is also cheap to prepare

55 mins
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92 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

This warming and budget-friendly vegetarian soup is perfect packed in a flask for lunch. It's also easy to double the quantities and freeze half for later

25 mins
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Healthy
Vegetarian
291 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Try something different for vegetarians with Moroccan chickpea soup

25 mins
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Healthy
Vegetarian
104 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a hearty bowl of soup in next to no time, perfect for a quick lunch or warming supper

10 mins
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Vegetarian
76 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this super healthy soup when you want a comforting but low-calorie lunch – rich in fibre, vitamin C and folic acid

25 mins
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Vegetarian
44 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Quinoa, a protein-rich seed, makes a great substitute for rice or couscous

30 mins
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Healthy
Vegetarian
37 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This quick and easy vegan French salad combines delicious flavours - perfect summer dish

20 mins
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Vegan
16 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Juicy chunks of roasted aubergine add satisfaction to this sweet and superhealthy salad

40 mins
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Vegetarian
784 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper

45 mins
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Vegetarian
142 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

High in fibre, low in fat and counting as 2 of your 5-a-day, this tasty veggie burger delivers on every level

25 mins
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Healthy
Vegetarian
19 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This superhealthy, stir-fried side makes a tasty vegetarian supper served with rice and dhal

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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