If you're having a dinner party or some other event where you're hoping to impress people (especially if those people aren't vegetarian), try these gourmet vegetarian recipes - guaranteed to look beautiful and taste delicious.
If you're looking for ideas on what to have for dinner, you've come to the right place. Here are some recipes for main courses, soups, salads, and side dishes sorted into themes (like cuisines and seasons you can mix and match to make a delicious vegetarian or vegan meal.
This combination of chickpeas and gluten makes a terrific vegan alternative to breaded chicken.
Comfort food varies from person to person, as it usually involves individual memories of being cared for by a parent or a grandparent and the special foods that they lovingly shared. But there are some dishes which are more universal, and that's what Alicia C. Simpson's Quick and Easy Vegan Comfort Food is all about. From breakfast to dessert, this cookbook offers delicious vegan versions of classic comfort foods.
No matter how long you've been vegan and how well you cook, there are probably still a few off-limits dishes that you remember fondly from childhood - or last year. If this sounds like you, and you're ready to try making vegan versions of meaty meals, Veganize This! is just the cookbook for you.
If you're thinking about becoming a vegetarian, the changes you'll need to make to your diet and your life can seem overwhelming. Don't worry! Here are some tips to help you make the switch without going crazy.
Interested in vegan versions of classic African-American recipes? Read my review of Vegan Soul Kitchen: Fresh, healthy, and creative African-American cuisine, by Bryant Terry
The Everything Vegan Cookbook offers information and a variety of recipes for new vegans, or anyone interested in cutting down on their meat, dairy, and egg consumption.
You probably know of Alicia Silverstone the actress, but did you know that she is an animal rights activist and committed vegan? Though some of the scientific studies mentioned in this book are of dubious value, there's some useful information and plenty of recipes for healthy, delicious, and cruelty-free food.
Veganopolis Cafeteria was a vegan restaurant in Portland, Oregan until street crime forced its closure. But many of the recipes survive in The Veganopolis Cookbook. I particularly like the range of recipes in this cookbook, from basic to classic to veganized to unusual. There's a little something for everyone.