Vegetable Recipes Directory
Veggies aren't just a side dish. Below, find ideas for vegetable-based main courses, desserts, breads, sauces, and so much more!
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Cauliflower, Your Kitchen Chameleon
Cauliflower is bursting with health benefits, and there are so many ways to prepare it.
Slideshow: 10 Ways to Serve a Tomato
Tired of the same old, tired tomato recipes? Feast your eyes on tomato tartlets, sweet chutney, and other creative tomato recipes with pictures from our nutrition editors.
Veggie Fingers Platter
The easiest, healthiest -- and most fun -- veggie platter to make, based on baby carrots, celery sticks, and jicama sticks.
Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Torta
Layers of cream cheese, pesto and sun-dried tomatoes make a pretty presentation when served with crackers or baguette slices.
Mini Vegetable Frittatas
This is a festive-looking appetizer with flecks of green and red from the veggies.
Tomatoes, celery sticks, and cucumber sticks stuffed with goat cheese dressing or herb sauce make a protein-packed snack.
Chef Lizzie: Veggies and Hummus
Skip the chips and dip, kids. Go for healthier hummus and veggies instead.
Kids' Recipe: Veggies and Hummus
How about a healthy and delicious snack for the family? Veggies and hummus fit the bill.
Roasted Vegetables: Recipes and Tips
As grilling vegetables is to summer, so roasting them is to fall and winter.
Sauces & Dressings
Vietnamese Bean Dipping Sauce
This recipe is very simple and is quite delicious, especially if you can find whole fermented soybeans.
Roasted Red Pepper Vinaigrette
Once you make this roasted red pepper vinaigrette, you'll never go back to bottled salad dressing.
Microwave Artichokes with Roasted Garlic Dipping Sauce
Microwave some artichokes for a quick, easy side dish. The light roasted garlic dipping sauce helps keep them low-calorie.
Broccoli with 3-Minute Lemon Sauce
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Red Leaf, Pear, and Walnut Salad
Toss sliced pears and walnuts with red-leaf lettuce for a crunchy side or main salad.
Quick-Fix Tabbouleh Salad
This bulgur-based tabbouleh salad is a quick fix when you need a protein-filled side dish, fast.
Quick and Light Greek Salad
The oil from julienne sun-dried tomatoes serves as the dressing for this light-calorie quick Greek salad.
Vegetarian Taco Salad
No beef needed for this vegetarian taco salad -- you'll get your protein from red kidney beans and healthy fat from avocado.
Broccoli gets a Southeast Asian treatment in this quick sauté with fresh ginger, mellow rice vinegar and rich, salty fish sauce.
Wild Rice with Sun Dried Tomatoes
Plain wild rice gets an extra zing with sun-dried tomatoes, black olives, pine nuts and parsley.
Simmer mushrooms in a lemon-based, Greek-inspired sauce for a mouthwatering vegetable plate.
Artichokes with Garlic Dipping Sauce
The garlic sauce enhances the delicate perfection of artichokes. Dab a little sauce in the center of the 'choke and enjoy.
Farrotto with Artichokes
Here farro stands in for rice in a risotto-like dish, full of tomatoes, artichokes and fresh basil.
Chicken Recipe: Chicken and Asparagus with Melted Gruyere
Boneless chicken breast and asparagus are smothered in a white-wine sauce with just the right amount of Gruyère cheese.
Teriyaki Portobello Mushroom Burger
Portobello mushrooms topped with teriyaki sauce and Monterey Jack cheese make such juicy burgers, you won't miss the meat.
Vegetarian Black Bean Tacos with Chipotle Salsa
Hold the beef on these vegetarian tacos filled with black beans, chopped zucchini, diced tomatoes, and other fresh additions.