36 Vegetarian Recipes for the Festive Season

The festive season is a great excuse for enjoying lovely food. So, we've put together a special menu of 36 vegetarian recipes giving you a choice of starter, main and dessert!

36 Festive Vegetarian Recipes

there is no excuse to stick to the usual limited menu

Vegetarian recipes are in demand and so is the variety of the choices available. The festive menu is not just about turkey, chicken, pork, meat or egg based dishes anymore.

There are many vegetarians and vegans who want to enjoy a sumptuous meal to celebrate the holiday season and who are probably bored of a bland ‘nut roast’ or typical Desi dishes.

So, we’ve selected for you 36 amazing vegetarian recipes of starters, mains and desserts for you to choose from and then cook and enjoy with the special people around you or even on your own!

These vegetarian recipes span across the use of natural and easily available ingredients from your supermarkets and stores.  They are totally suitable for vegans too.

Simply click on the name of the dish to be taken to the recipe of your choice.


Festive Vegetarian Recipes Starter

Here is a choice of fantastic vegetarian starters for your entrée.



Festive Vegetarian Recipes Mains
Next, is the choice of main course of beautiful vegetarian dishes.


Festive Vegetarian Recipes Desserts

To finish off, a choice of wonderful vegetarian desserts.

The choice from these vegetarian recipes should give you some great ideas to make a wonderful festive dinner for vegetarians and vegans to enjoy.

So, there is no excuse to stick to the usual limited menu for Desi vegetarian family or friends, but to definitely try something different, tasty and nutritious too.

Madhu is a foodie at heart. Being a vegetarian she loves to discover new and old dishes that are healthy and above all tasty! Her motto is George Bernard Shaw's quote 'There is no love sincerer than the love of food.'

Recipes and images courtesy of Food Network, BBC Good Food Guide, Jamie Oliver, Deena Kakaya, Rawmazing, Minimalist Baker, Gimme Some Oven, Fry's and Vegan Society.

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