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Any good vegetarian recipes?

My boyfriend eats meat so everything i make he says would be better with real meat in it. Any easy recipes that taste great?

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dbodani

Asked by dbodani at 6:19 PM on May. 18, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • Veggie Hamburgers. Made with GardenBurger. (vegetarian frozen burgers) Delicious!
    NewYorkCafemom

    Answer by NewYorkCafemom at 6:25 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • Yes! Here are some suggestions. You can contact me directly for recipes. Or you can let me know what kind of food he likes, and I can probably shoot you a veg version.
    sweet potato and black bean burritos
    chili
    southwestern falafel with avocado sauce
    lentil tacos
    veggie stew with dumplings
    General Tsao's tofu
    noodles and broccoli with peanut sauce
    Irish Stew
    Italian stew
    Mexican lasagne
    Curry (many varieties)
    Layered taco salad
    baked ziti with beans
    veggie stir fry with ginger sauce
    spinach and mushroom lasagne
    and so on....
    Vegetarian Times magazine has great recipes in their archive: www.vegetariantimes.com

    -Robin
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:29 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • sweet!! the veggie stew with dumplings and falafel sound awesome! do you have any good ways of cooking tofu? i never make it very good!
    dbodani

    Answer by dbodani at 6:35 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • Just make fresh and delicious food and he will get used to it and even have his favorites. The problem with meat substitutes is that someone who loves meat will compare them to meat and they won't measure up. I mean there are plenty of good ones but the texture and taste will not be real meat. I would go with pastas (very filling for men) veges and herbs. Also mexican variations are good using beans as a main ingrediant. There are many websites with good vege recipes. I don't remember any names. I jsut google when necessary. Good Luck and tell him to any meat would totally ruin your great recipes.

    MACY7108

    Answer by MACY7108 at 6:36 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • sushi sounds fun!
    dbodani

    Answer by dbodani at 7:39 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • peggy353

    Answer by peggy353 at 9:28 AM on May. 19, 2009

  • We have many easy and delicious vegetarian recipes (videos!) on cookusinterruptus.com. One of my favorites is Fried Tofu with Coconut Peanut Sauce. I also love Chipotle Black Bean Stew over Cheesy Polenta. Go look!
    cynlair

    Answer by cynlair at 5:01 PM on May. 19, 2009

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