Vegetarian winter recipes

Vegetarian winter recipes

Cosy up with a seasonal feast. Our meat-free options include hearty one-pots, robust winter salads, warming soups and dinner inspiration. Browse our cold weather recipes.

17 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Combine celeriac and leek with mature cheddar for an indulgent Christmas side dish. A spoonful of mustard or horseradish stirred through the cream wouldn’t go amiss

2 hrs
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
35 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bake our vegan tart for a showstopper at a dinner party. The bold red of beetroot against the green salad also makes it ideal for a meat-free Christmas Day

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegan
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4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of seasonal sprouts this winter with this tasty tart. It combines comté cheese and walnuts in a wonderful spelt and pumpkin seed pastry case 

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
14 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This comforting vegetarian recipe is the perfect dish to warm yourself up on a cold winter night

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
65 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

An earthy spice pot that's low in fat and calories. Use your favourite curry paste along with mustard seeds, turmeric and coconut yogurt

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
88 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This smart all-in-one vegetarian main is perfect for entertaining on winter nights

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Warm up on cold winter days with this curried carrot soup, which serves up three of your 5-a-day. It tastes divine topped with our cashew and coriander salsa

54 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Use hardy root veg in this Asian-inspired spice pot. We used pumpkin, carrots and parsnips, teamed with tomatoes

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A fresh and crunchy seasonal slaw served with sweet pecans, cashews, almond and peanuts in a sweet, spicy glaze

40 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
34 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This warming winter soup is high in fibre, low in fat and can be frozen for ultimate convenience

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
32 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bring summer to winter with this fresh salad - it contains 3 of your 5-a-day too

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Roast winter vegetables and serve them with a wonderful smoky mayonnaise for a tasty side dish. It's also hearty enough to work as a main

1 hr and 20 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
9 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This butternut squash, pea and sweetcorn risotto is a vegetarian one-pot that kids will love - a great way to get in 3 of their 5 a day

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Vegetarian comfort food has never looked so good. This easy, budget-friendly recipe is simple enough to make on a weeknight and great for feeding the family

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Hosting a veggie dinner party? Try our autumnal quiche with butternut squash, plus sage and hazelnut for a festive flavour – ideal for a meat-free Christmas

2 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This warm winter salad has it all: colour, flavour and texture. Sweet blood oranges, sharp feta and nutty Jerusalem artichokes combine to create a beautiful side or seasonal meze

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We’ve given this classic Middle Eastern bread salad a winter makeover with good-value roasted root veg and a rich, brown-butter yogurt dressing

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve this easy vegetarian pâté as a starter at a dinner party. It's a great partner to toast, mini crispbreads and cornichons

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy something lighter for lunch with this bright salad. It's low-calorie and full of flavour thanks to mint, parsley, cinnamon and cumin

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this gooey baked cheese even more indulgent with the help of whisky, maple syrup and nuts. Serve with toasted sourdough for a fabulous sharing starter

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Try this tart as a veggie course at Christmas or other celebration. With cheesy pastry and a cheese and spinach filling, it's sure to be a crowdpleaser

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make this vegetable tatin with nuts and cheese as a Christmas showstopper. Perfect for a veggie family, it also makes a great Boxing Day buffet centrepiece

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Vegans will love this pad Thai that you can make on Boxing Day to use up leftover Brussels sprouts. You could also cook the dish using fresh sprouts

25 mins
Easy
Vegan
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This extra-special vegetarian starter is bursting with contrasting flavours and textures, such as spiralized pear, crunchy roasted nuts and creamy cheese

30 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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