Food & Drink

30 Meatless Meals to Make This Week


Even if you’re not normally a vegetarian or vegan, sometimes, meat just isn’t going to cut it. You’re craving veggies (the more colorful, the better); lean, plant-based proteins; and grains. Pastas, meat-free sandwiches, stir-fries—what’s not to like? Plant-based eating can sometimes get confused for boring, but this absolutely doesn’t have to be the case. There are so many ways to make plant-focused meals healthy and delicious and make Meatless Monday the best day of the week.

Don’t believe us? We’ve rounded up 30 swoon-worthy meatless meals that are so good, even the avowed carnivores among us will give them their seal of approval.


1. Caesar Salad


2. Roasted Pepper Pizza with Arrabbiata Sauce


3. Brussels Sprout Enchiladas


4. Cheesy Cauliflower Nachos


5. Pasta Al Limone


6. Vegetarian Tikka Masala


7. Teriyaki Mushroom Lettuce Wraps


8. Green Goddess Quesadillas


9. Green Shakshuka


10. German Spaetzle with Mushroom Gravy


11. White Beans with Mushrooms and Marinara

Source: Budget Bytes


12. Crispy Cauliflower Po’ Boy Sandwiches


13. Kimchi Burritos


14. Veggie Dumplings


15. Vegan Creamy Mushroom Ramen

Source: Budget Bytes


16. Sweet Potato Curry


17. Mediterranean Farro Salad with Roasted Eggplant


18. Quinoa Enchilada Casserole


19. Strawberry Salad with Chia Seed Vinaigrette


20. Hash Brown Breakfast Pizza with Asparagus


21. Cappellini with Blistered Tomatoes


22. Grilled Portobello Mushrooms


23. Lemon and Pea Risotto


24. Black Bean Quinoa Veggie Burgers

Source: Emilie Eats


25. Pistachio-Crusted Whole Cauliflower with Pistachio Cream Sauce


26. Super Green Frittata


27. Chipotle Chickpea Taco Bowls


28. Brown Butter Sweet Potato Gnocchi


29. Soba Noodles


30. Black Bean Tacos