Favorite Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes – Love and Lemons
Does anybody else really feel like Thanksgiving is SO early this 12 months?! 5 minutes in the past it was summer time, then the leaves had been falling, then we had a little bit of snow final week(!), so evidently, it’s abruptly vacation season! Whether or not you’re internet hosting the massive meal, otherwise you’ve been assigned to deliver a salad or aspect dish, listed below are just a few recipe concepts. This can be a brief record of recipes which are my favorites proper now. There are additionally tons extra listed below the Thanksgiving tab of our recipe index.
Begin the meal off with this Butternut Squash Hummus. In my view, that is the greatest fall dip. It’s creamy, it’s squashy, and it’s properly spiced with cumin and coriander. Make it additional fancy (and additional scrumptious) by sprinkling it with feta cheese and pomegranates.
Stuffing is at all times my favourite a part of the meal. Listed below are two variations that I like as a result of they pack an honest quantity of greens in between the bread. This Kale & Shiitake Mushroom Stuffing is wealthy with celery, rosemary, a contact of balsamic vinegar, cranberries, and savory sage leaves. An umami-tastic stuffing.
Stuffing possibility quantity two is that this Butternut Squash & Leek Stuffing that I made final 12 months. I like it as a result of it’s so colourful from the squash, herbs, and little purple cipollini onions.
For mashed potatoes, I’ve three decisions relying in your potato preferences:
Cauliflower Parsnip Mash with Roasted Garlic is a non-traditional mash as a result of, nicely, it’s not truly made with potatoes. I simply love the nutty, earthy, advanced flavors from the parsnips and the roasted garlic.
For a extra conventional mash, make these Vegan Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes. Cauliflower subs in for half of the potatoes, making them clean, fluffy, and lightweight.
Then, of coarse, there are these Kale & Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes that I posted the opposite day. It’s a “rustic” mash, which is my means of claiming that it’s a no-peel recipe with an exquisite chunky texture and many taste.
For a veggie essential course (or a pleasant aspect dish) do this Acorn Squash with Chickpeas & Chimchurri. The intense flavors listed below are something however conventional, however it’s such a comfortable and scrumptious stuffed squash recipe.
Maintain the vegetable aspect dishes easy, you’re cooking sufficient already! These Easy Roasted Beets with Citrus will brighten up the entire meal whereas holding your grocery record brief.
In case you’ve been assigned the salad, this colourful Fall Farro Salad with Halloumi & Pomegrantaes is bound to impress.
Or for a faster easy-to-bring salad, make this Shredded Brussels Sprout & Cranberry Salad. It’s so tasty with so few components. You may even purchase the bag of pre-shredded Brussels sprouts – I received’t inform.
For dessert, I’m obsessive about this Creamy Vegan Butternut Squash Pudding. To me, it tastes like the very best pumpkin pie filling ever – the freshly roasted squash brings such fantastic pure sweetness.
Final however not least – perhaps you’re having an intimate Thanksgiving only for two? For therefore a few years, Jack and I stayed residence in lieu of coping with crowded airports. I’d at all times hold our dinner easy however festive by making butternut squash risotto… however you possibly can spice issues up by making this Butternut Squash Pasta with Chili Oil, Feta & Mint.
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