Vegetarian Labor Day Recipes – Love and Lemons
It’s nearly Labor Day weekend, and my ideas are: oh noooooo(!!), how did we get right here already! Heat nights grilling out on our again deck… sunny farmers market strolls… accessible recent produce… I’m not fairly prepared for this season to finish however I’ll attempt my finest to embrace fall because it comes. Till then, hear’s a wrap-up of ALL of my favourite recipes that I made this summer season. I’m hoping they supply a bit inspiration on your weekend festivities!
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Spicy Watermelon Margaritas!
These are simple to make and naturally sweetened by the watermelon, which makes them borderline wholesome :). The jalapeño offers them a enjoyable, spicy kick.
Chipotle Cauliflower Nachos with Pineapple Salsa
I believe this was the most important fan favourite recipe of the summer season – I’ve been tagged on SO many photographs of those cauliflower nachos since I posted them. The “cheese” sauce, with cauliflower blended in, is totally vegan. Loaded with black beans, tomatoes, and pineapple salsa, these nachos are a meal by themselves.
Mini Stuffed Peppers with Pineapple Salsa
In case you have additional pineapple salsa from the nachos above, use it to make these cute little stuffed peppers! They’re filled with herb-y cilantro lime rice and served with adobo-spiced pinto beans. Simply add margaritas (additionally above).
BBQ Jackfruit Sandwiches
These are an excellent social gathering choice as a result of you possibly can prep the whole lot prematurely. Jackfruit is simmered in a simple home made chipotle BBQ sauce, then the saucy sandwiches are piled excessive with a tangy slaw. Cross the napkins.
Spicy Mango Black Bean Avocado Tacos
I’d make these not just for Labor Day, however for just about any day. These recent tacos are so quick and simple to place collectively. I really like how the mango provides a pop of sweetness.
On the facet:
Sunny Creamy Tahini Pasta Salad
Each cookout wants a pasta salad and I really like this one as a result of it’s loaded with recent greens. The sauce is made with a tangy tahini sauce as an alternative of a typical mayo base.
Spicy Ginger Miso Slaw with Peaches
Make this one earlier than peach season is over!
Roasted Cherry Tomato Herbed Couscous Salad
One other fan favourite! I’ve seen so many insta-tomato salads since I posted this one. This recipe has nice texture – half of the tomatoes are gradual roasted till shriveled and jammy and half are left recent and juicy. They’re mixed with cucumbers, couscous, crispy chickpeas, and a bunch of recent herbs. Make this one whereas tomatoes are nonetheless at their peak!
Spicy Tomato Watermelon Salad
My private favourite. I really like the steadiness of candy/savory/spicy flavors. You’ll be able to’t fairly see the dressing, nevertheless it’s a light-weight tamari-lime dressing that goes completely with the candy watermelon, spicy peppers, and creamy avocado.
Grilled Potato Salad with Grilled Scallion French dressing
Not your extraordinary potato salad – this grilled scallion French dressing is SO flavorful over the grilled potatoes. In case you’re grilling this weekend, give this one a go!
One thing Candy:
Strawberry Coconut Cream Tart
I really like this easy dessert from the Candy Laurel Cookbook. It’s made with a simple gluten free almond flour crust, a lemon coconut cream filling, and it’s topped with recent berries. Delish.
Smooth Baked Vegan Sugar Cookies with Cashew Icing
These lemony cookies are flippantly candy and have a beautiful nutty taste from the almond flour. They’re enjoyable to make and enjoyable to embellish with the cashew icing and these cute, naturally coloured Supernatural sprinkles 🙂
Joyful lengthy weekend!
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