Vegetarian recipes and info

Category - Holidays

Many traditional holidays recipes include meat, but you can start new traditions with these vegetarian holiday recipes. Also, here are some tips
   * For vegetarians: Dealing with meat eaters
   * For meat eaters: Dealing with vegetarians

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year'sWhether you’ve been a vegetarian for years or just think it might be time to cut down on your meat consumption, the start of a new year is a great time to make changes to your eating habits. Here are some new year’s resolutions you might want to consider.

Quick and Easy Vegan Celebrations

Quick and Easy Vegan CelebrationsIt’s fairly easy to find vegan recipes for major holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving, but what about the rest of the year? In Quick and Easy Vegan Celebrations, Alicia C. Simpson comes to the rescue with menus for 14 holidays and special occasions.

Vegan for the Holidays

Vegan for the HolidaysFor many people, certain foods are closely linked to specific holidays, like turkey for American Thanksgiving and black-eyed peas for luck in the new year. Unfortunately, for vegans and the people feeding them, the wonder of the holidays can too easily be overshadowed by worrying about what to eat. That’s why Zel Allen’s Vegan for the Holidays is so wonderful, filled as it is with delicious, gourmet vegan recipes, organized by holiday and guaranteed to make your end-of-the-year holiday meals memorable.

Vegetarian Aphrodisiacs

Valentine's DayYou probably know that oysters are an aphrodisiac, but as a vegetarian, that doesn’t do you much good. Here are some vegetarian aphrodisiacs to consider for Valentine’s day or some other occasion for a romantic meal.

Vegetarian Christmas

Vegetarian ChristmasWhatever is served at a traditional Christmas dinner, meat probably holds pride of place, and what good is that to us veggies? Here are some ideas to mix and match for a vegetarian Christmas menu.

Vegetarian Easter

EasterEaster is a time for spring foods and of course eggs, at least for ovo-lacto vegetarians.

Vegetarian Hanukkah

HanukkahLike most holidays, the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah has its own traditional recipes, some of which are vegetarian. Fried foods feature heavily, in remembrance of the oil that lasted for eight days.

Vegetarian Kwanzaa

Vegetarian Kwanzaa recipesKwanzaa is a week-long celebration of family and culture. Lasting from 26 December to 1 January, Kwanzaa features traditional African and African-American foods, some of which are vegetarian or have vegetarian equivalents. Kwanzaa yenu iwe na heri!

Vegetarian New Year’s Recipes

New Year'sNew Year’s Eve is all about the party, while New Year’s Day is spent cleaning up after the party. Here are some recipes to help you celebrate as well as recover from the celebration. Also take a look at food-inspired New Year’s Resolutions

Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Vegetarian ThanksgivingAmerican Thanksgiving dinner, with its traditional turkey as the main course, can be difficult for vegetarians. Here are some ideas to mix and match for your vegetarian Thanksgiving menu.