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.
Mini Vegetable Frittatas
This is a festive-looking appetizer with flecks of green and red from the veggies.
Asparagus can be a hard sell for kids; here's a good introduction that pairs it with white bread. Perfect for parties, too.
Tomatoes, celery sticks, and cucumber sticks stuffed with goat cheese dressing or herb sauce make a protein-packed snack.
Veggie Fingers Platter
The easiest, healthiest -- and most fun -- veggie platter to make, based on baby carrots, celery sticks, and jicama sticks.
Sauces & Dressings
Asparagus with Whipped Mayonnaise Sauce
Mayonnaise sauce is the perfect compliment for asparagus, be it fresh or canned.
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.
Baked Asparagus with Balsamic Sauce
Balsamic is the perfect companion for fresh asparagus. This easy recipe is super low-calorie, cholesterol, and sodium, too.
Broccoli with 3-Minute Lemon Sauce
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Shrimp and Avocado Salad
A refreshing salad containing romaine lettuce topped with shrimp and a light-yet-creamy dressing.
Blackberry Spinach Salad
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This olive salad is wonderful on crackers or as a spread on sandwiches. It can also be used in recipes calling for tapenade.
Quick and Light Greek Salad
The oil from julienne sun-dried tomatoes serves as the dressing for this light-calorie quick Greek salad.
Broccoli gets a Southeast Asian treatment in this quick sauté with fresh ginger, mellow rice vinegar and rich, salty fish sauce.
Spinach and Mushroom Bake
This veggie-loaded quiche is great as a side dish or for brunch.
Pan Fried Cabbage
Make this flavorful recipe for cabbage in a large, nonstick frying pan.
Serve these potato pancakes hot with applesauce, fat-free or light sour cream, and chopped green onions.
Farrotto with Artichokes
Here farro stands in for rice in a risotto-like dish, full of tomatoes, artichokes and fresh basil.
Black Beans with Corn and Tomatoes
Looking for a southwestern-style side? Look no further than this tasty blend of black beans, corn, and tomatoes.
Make spinach quiche the easy way -- with a frozen pie crust.
Broccoli Parmesan Pasta
Here's a quick pasta dish that's great for busy weeknights, or to make ahead for tomorrow's lunch.