I Need Vegetarian Main Dish Recipes

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    Newly Vegetarian!

    So as of 3 days ago I've cut out meat completely. I've wanted to become vegetarian for awhile now but could never step over the edge. Now that I've taken the first step I'm a tad overwhelemed. I need advice on good protein foods, and balanced recipes. Help! lol
    Juxtaposify Juxtaposify
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2011

    Need New Recipes

    I'm not a vegetarian but my sweetheart is.I do the majority of the cooking because I love to cook.We have a bunch of vegetarian cook books and I have made practically every dish in them.I've also been online to look for recipes.I was hoping that someone on EP might have some...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords
    56-60, M
    Aug 28, 2011

    Roasted Cauliflower

    My latest contribution to mankind.  I'm roasting 3 heads right now.  Very, very easy.  Just cut the cauliflower into flowerettes, toss in oil, add spices and pop it in the oven.  How long?  Too long.  How hot.  Very hot. I like it around 450F.  Make sure they get covered...
    AlDemone AlDemone
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 2, 2012

    Healthy Living and Food Allergies

    My son has multiple food allergies, and I am trying to improve my diet. I recently gave up meat, and I am on the search for new recipes. D* is allergic to egg, all milk products and derivatives, soy, peas, lentil. I often cook vegan and add meat to his dinner because he...
    Skinnie Skinnie
    Jan 20, 2009

    Simple Roasted Vegetables

    This is one of my favorite veg dishes.  I take parsnips, turnips, fennel, leeks, butternut squash, red onion, white onion (vidalia),baby yukon gold potatoes, and red potatoes.  Cut them up fairly large and drizzle them with some good olive oil.  Thyme, rosemary, and pepper...
    AlDemone AlDemone
    51-55, M
    Feb 21, 2012

    Any Grilling Tips?

    I would love to have some veggie kabobs sometime.  Any advice for a great marinade?  And what do you put on your kabobs for grilling?
    debmichelle debmichelle
    2 Responses Jun 10, 2008

    To Add Variety

    Though I'm trying more meatless meals, I'm coming across the same things repeatedly.  Too much broccoli.  Too many pastas. What I'm interested in most are make-ahead meals, crockpot cookery, and unique, but affordable, meatless meals. Any recipes would be appreciated...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    7 Responses May 25, 2008


    Christmas is only a few days ago and I still haven't come up with a good idea for a vegetarian dinner. It should be something quite extraordinary, that you don't eat every day. Good ideas, anyone?
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2008
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