Vegan Entrees and Main Dish Recipes
Vegan Entrees and Main Dishes. This collection of vegan recipes contains some of my favorite vegan recipes, from vegan pasta recipes to homemade seitan to dozens of other delicious vegan entree recipes for vegan lunches or dinners.
Baked Pumpkin and Black Bean Burritos. This baked burrito recipe is just one way to make baked burritos vegan, filled with a savory pumpkin and black bean filling. Once you've baked burritos, you'll never eat a burrito that's not baked again!
Baked Dairy-Free Macaroni & Cheese
Looking for a dairy-free recipe for macaroni and cheese? Here you'll find a dressed-up cheese-free recipe sophisticated enough even for adult tastes. This dish has all the presentation and pizazz of a restaurant meal without all the saturated fat and cholesterol of traditional cheese bakes.
Baked Sweet Potato & Edamame Burritos
Dairy-Free Burritos! These Sweet Potato & Edamame Burritos are baked and filled with savory sweet potatoes, edamame, spinach, cardamom-spiced onions, spinach, and a non-dairy cheese sauce for a celebration of color and flavor. If you're looking for an exciting dairy free vegetarian entree, try these vegan baked burritos!
Baked Tofu. Ever wonder how to bake tofu? This marinated baked tofu recipe is easy, vegan, and so good. Tofu is baked in a sesame marinade and then can be used with steamed veggies, on its own, or on a sandwich or salad.
Baked Tofu with Pesto
Baked Tofu with Vegan Pesto. Vegan pesto dresses up baked tofu in this simple vegan recipe that even meat-eaters will love.
Barbecue Bean Burgers (Vegan, Gluten-Free)
This dairy-free bean burgers recipe is also vegan, egg-free and gluten-free, perfect for those with lactose intolerance or those with allergies to milk, gluten, eggs or wheat.
Barbecue Seitan Strips
Looking for a seitan recipe that's dairy-free and vegan? This recipe for homemade barbecue seitan is so easy to make, and it's dairy free, soy-free, egg-free and vegan! Try this dairy free vegetarian entree recipe for homemade barbecue seitan for lactose free kids and adults, for weeknight dinners or parties!
Bean and Brown Rice Tacos
Brown Rice and Bean Tacos. These simple vegan brown rice and bean tacos are dairy-free, gluten-free, and super easy to prepare. And they're really good, too--prepared with brown rice, chili beans, seasoning, guacamole, dairy-free sour cream and salsa.
Best Vegan Cheese Sandwich
Best Vegan Cheese Sandwich Recipe. This vegan cheese sandwich recipe uses a homemade dairy-free cheese that's prepared with nutritional yeast, cashew butter and other healthier ingredients. For the best dairy-free cheese sandwich ever, try this vegan cheese sandwich recipe!
Best Vegan Rice and Beans
Best Vegan Rice and Beans. I know it's a lot to call something the best, but this vegan rice and beans recipe is so good, you might think that it's the best, too! Prepared wit short-grain brown rice, vegan cheese, beans, and a bit of fresh cilantro for flavor and color, you'll love this weeknight recipe.
Looking for an easy vegan black-eyed peas recipe for New Year's? This dairy-free, vegetarian black-eyed peas recipe is so easy to make, but so delicious for New Year's Day or anytime of year!
Cheesy Sesame Broccoli Linguini
This Cheesy Sesame Broccoli Linguini suits a variety of tastes and diets! If you're looking for a flavorful and creamy entree for lunch or dinner, this dairy-free recipe is sure to satisfy!
Chilled Ginger Soba Noodles
Ginger Soba Noodles Salad. This chilled soba noodle salad recipe is prepared with a ginger-miso vinaigrette, wheat soba noodles, baby spinach, walnuts and fresh raspberries. For a fun, easy, healthy soba noodle recipe, this ginger soba noodle salad is perfect.
Coconut Curry Rice with Tofu
Coconut Curry Rice with Tofu Recipe. A recipe for coconut curry rice with tofu that even kids will like! Dairy-free and vegan, this easy coconut curry rice recipe will have everyone asking for seconds.
Coconut Curry Tofu
Coconut Curry Tofu with Vegetables and Brown Rice. This vegan coconut curry recipe combines a curry-spiced coconut milk sauce with vegetables, steamed tofu, and brown rice.
Creamy Basil Pasta
This dairy-free basil cream sauce recipe is a lactose-free, vegan creamy basil sauce that uses only dairy-free healthy ingredients like fresh basil and cashews. For a dairy free creamy sauce that everyone will love, try this basil cream sauce recipe!
Looking for a seitan recipe like curried seitan? This homemade seitan recipe is not only dairy-free, but egg-free, soy-free and vegan, too! This dairy free vegetarian entree recipe is high in protein and flavor, and it is nutritious and tasty for both lactose free kids and adults! Try this recipe for homemade seitan for a dairy-free curry recipe that's sure to please!
Curried Spinach with Tofu
Curried Spinach with Tofu. This is one of my favorite healthy, dairy-free, vegan recipe for weeknights. A simple spinach curry is prepared with coconut milk, curry spices, tofu, and a handful of grape or cherry tomatoes for color and nutrition.
Dolmas (Stuffed Grape Leaves)
Dolmas. Dolmas, also known as stuffed grape leaves, are actually pretty simple to make and they make delicious appetizers, snacks, and sides. This dolmas recipe is my favorite way to make stuffed grape leaves; prepared with grape leaves, rice, herbs, lemon, and olive oil, they're inexpensive, too!
Easy Baked Homemade Ravioli
Looking for a baked ravioli recipe that's dairy free? This lactose free ravioli recipe uses non-dairy ricotta cheese, dairy-free pesto and spinach to stuff wonton wrappers for an easy homemade ravioli recipe that's great for both kids and adults!
Easy Grilled Tofu
Easy Grilled Tofu. This easy grilled tofu recipe is one of the easiest tofu recipes around, prepared with a vegan marinade, firm tofu, and an indoor or outdoor grill.
Easy Lasagna (Dairy-Free, Egg-Free, Vegan)
This dairy-free lasagna recipe is easy to make, vegan and so good! Prepared with no-boil lasagna noodles, dairy-free ricotta cheese, pasta sauce and a non-dairy cheese sauce, this dairy free easy lasagna recipe is great for dairy free kids and adults alike as a quick and easy weekday meal.
Dairy-Free Eggplant Parmesan. This vegan recipe for eggplant parmesan is dairy-free eggplant parmesan at its best; even those who are not dairy-free will love this dairy-free eggplant parmesan!
A Falafel Recipe for the dairy free and vegan! This dairy free falafel recipe uses garbanzos, spices and herbs to make tasty lactose free patties that both kids and adults enjoy. Try this vegan falafel recipe for dairy free falafel wraps or pitas or over greens for a tasty, healthy vegetarian entree that even kids like!
Dairy-free or vegan but love creamy classics like fettuccine alfredo? Try this dairy-free fettuccine alfredo recipe! Creamy, savory and comforting, this dish is simple to prepare and lactose-free, casein-free and dairy-free!
Grilled Chocolate Banana Sandwiches
Grilled Chocolate Banana Sandwiches. Dairy-free and vegan, these chocolate banana sandwiches are so delicious for kids and adults. This recipe calls for just a few ingredients, and if you like bananas and dark chocolate, try these chocolate banana sandwiches!
This dairy free lasagna recipe is vegan and easy to make! Filled with spinach, dairy-free cheese sauce, non-dairy ricotta cheese and a vegan white sauce, this dairy-free lasagna primavera recipe is great for weeknight dinners and the leftovers make great lunches.
Lemon Parsley Seitan Chicken
Looking for a dairy-free vegetarian entree like seitan? This dairy free Seitan Chicken uses a simple seitan recipe with a non-dairy lemon parsley sauce for a savory dairy-free vegan dinner recipe that the whole family will enjoy! Great for lactose free kids and adults, this dairy-free, egg-free, soy-free seitan recipe is great for fancy dinners or weeknight meals.
Macaroni and Cheese Casserole
Vegan Macaroni and Cheese. A vegan macaroni and cheese recipe that tastes like macaroni and cheese? Yes, it's true! This vegan mac n cheese recipe is like traditional macaroni and cheese recipes but better--it's VEGAN macaroni and cheese!
Quinoa Pilaf with Chickpeas, Cranberries, and Toasted Pine Nuts
Quinoa Pilaf. This vegan quinoa pilaf recipe is easy to prepare, healthy, and delcious, prepared with quinoa, chickpeas, cranberries, and toasted pine nuts.
Pasta with Mushrooms and Cream Sauce
This dairy-free recipe combines comforting pasta with a dairy free creamy white sauce and mushrooms for a lactose-free, vegan entree that is sure to satisfy any diet and palate.
Pasta Salad with Light Lemon-Parsley Vinaigrette
This pasta salad recipe is dairy-free and vegan, prepared with a light lemon and parsley vinaigrette, shredded cabbage, cucumbers, black sesame seeds and clementine wedges. A healthy solution for dairy-free, vegan, and low-fat diets.
Peanut Noodles. This recipe for peanut noodles is a peanut noodle recipe you'll make again and again, prepared with noodles and an easy peanut sauce that everyone will love.
Perfect Israeli Couscous
Perfect Israeli Couscous.Israeli Couscous is a healthy, delicious grain that is a wonderful staple ingredient in many recipes when you know how to cook it. If you're one of the many people wondering how to make Israeli couscous the right way, you need to try this Israeli Couscous Recipe, which combines Israeli couscous, mushrooms, and spinach in...
Pesto and Macaroni
Dairy-Free Pesto and Macaroni. This recipe for dairy-free pesto and macaroni is an easy vegan alternative to macaroni pesto that dairy free kids and adults will enjoy.
Pesto and Pasta
Looking for a Pesto and Pasta Recipe for the dairy free diet? This dairy free recipe is a delcious vegan take on a simple classic Italian meal, combining a savory, simple, dairy-free pesto sauce with silky linguini noodles for a no-cheese, non-dairy meal for dairy-free kids and adults alike!
Looking for an easy, homemade pumpkin ravioli recipe that's dairy-free? This pumpkin ravioli recipe is dairy-free, easy and healthy, too! Perfect for lactose-free and dairy-free diets, this pumpkin ravioli recipe is an easier way to make healthy homemade pasta.
Raw Creamy Pasta with Marinated Mushrooms
Raw zucchini pasta recipe. This raw pasta recipe uses a raw creamy pasta sauce, marinated mushrooms, raw zucchini and other vegetables. This raw pasta recipe is the new way to eat pasta!
Red Lentil Curry - Red Lentil Curry Recipe - Curried Lentils Recipe
Red Lentil Curry - Red Lentil Curry Recipe - Curried Lentils Recipe
Summer Quinoa Stir-Fry
Summer Quinoa Stir-Fry. If you've never made a quinoa stir-fry before, MAKE this quinoa stir-fry! Prepared with summer vegetables and tofu, this quinoa recipe is simple and healthy, but loaded with flavor, and it's suitable for vegetarians, vegans and those allergic to gluten and dairy.
Rice and Bean Burritos
Baked Rice and Bean Burritos. This oven baked burritos recipe is an easy rice and bean burrito recipe made better by baking the burritos in the oven.
Looking for a vegan scrambled tofu recipe? This dairy-free, egg-free tofu scramble recipe is gluten-free and wheat-free, too! Perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner, this scrambled tofu recipe has it all!
Seitan "Chicken" Kabobs with Yogurt Dipping Sauce
Making your own seitan is incredibly simple and simply delicious! This easy recipe takes very little preparation but is impressive in presentation and taste! Try this dairy-free Seitan Chicken Kabob Recipe for your next vegetarian dinner party!
Shells and Cheeese
Dairy-Free Shells & Cheese Recipe. This lactose-free shells and cheese recipe is a dairy-free delight for those with lactose intolerance or milk allergies.
Spicy Spaghetti Squash
Looking for a spaghetti squash recipe that's healthy, easy to cook and tasty? This spicy spaghetti squash recipe has it all!
Stuffed Cabbage Rolls
Looking for a stuffed cabbage rolls recipe that's dairy-free, vegetarian and vegan? This delicious cabbage rolls recipe is rich, healthy and absolutely phenomenal with a mouth-watering red wine sauce. For a dairy free recipe that is great for a first course or vegetarian entree, try this non-dairy Stuffed Cabbage Rolls Recipe!
Summer Pasta Salad
Summer Pasta Salad. This easy pasta salad recipe is the perfect summer pasta salad. Who doesn't love an easy cold pasta salad recipe for summer?
Sweet Potato & Black Bean Quesadillas
Sweet Potato Quesadillas! These sweet potato quesadillas are prepared with black beans, vegan pesto, onions and salsa for a fun, colorful, delicious dairy-free and vegan entree that both dairy free kids and lactose free adults will love.
Tempeh Burgers. This vegan temepeh burgers recipe is a great way to make vegetarian burgers at home with tempeh.
Tofu Fingers. These fried breaded tofu fingers are like chicken fingers, but for vegans. Serve tofu fingers with dips or marinades, or eat them like you would chicken fingers! Great for kids and adults, these tofu fingers are vegan, dairy-free and so good!
Vegan Broccoli Stromboli
Vegan Broccoli Stromboli. This vegan stromboli recipe is a must-try vegan recipe, prepared with a savory pizza crust and a vegan cheese and broccoli filling. Totally dairy-free and free of animal products, it's perfect for vegans and anyone on a dairy-free diet, or anyone who loves a good homemade broccoli stromboli!
Vegan Cheese Quesadillas
Vegan Cheese Quesadillas. This simple recipe for vegan cheese quesadillas is one that both vegan kids and adults will love. Prepare with Daiya cheese, guacamole, fresh tomatoes, and salsa, they're simply delicious and deliciously vegan!
Vegan Cheesy Risotto
Vegan Cheesy Risotto Recipe. This vegan cheesy risotto recipe is the tastiest cheese-less cheese risotto recipe, suitable for dairy-free, vegans, and cheese lovers alike.
Vegan Creamy Mushroom Pasta
Vegan Creamy Mushroom Pasta. Prepared with angel hair pasta and a vegan creamy mushroom sauce, this vegan creamy mushroom pasta is a rich, dairy-free entree that kids and adult will love.
Vegan Fettucini Alfredo
Vegan Fettucini Alfredo. This vegan fettucini alfredo recipe is rich, creamy, and totally dairy-free and vegan. Prepared with all dairy-free ingredients like soy, cashews and nutritional yeast, this vegan fettucini alfredo is also healthier, too!
Vegan Gluten-Free Macaroni and Cheese
Gluten-Free Macaroni and Cheese. This dairy-free gluten-free macaroni and cheese recipe is a vegan mac n cheese recipe that satisfies a lot of different diets and allergies. Oh, and it's DELICIOUS.
Vegan Lentil Meatballs (Gluten-free, Vegan)
This vegan meatballs recipe is dairy-free, egg-free and gluten-free! Prepared with wholesome ingredients like red lentils, nutritional yeast, and flax seeds, this is the perfect dairy-free, gluten free recipe for your vegetarian spaghetti and meatballs!
Vegan Mushroom Risotto
This vegan mushroom risotto recipe is totally dairy-free, creamy and delicious, prepared with healthy olive oil, mushrooms, spinach, arborio rice and other flavorful vegan ingredients. For a vegan risotto that everyone will love, this dairy-free mushroom risotto recipe is delightful.
This recipe for vegan tamales makes delicious dairy free, vegetarian tamales with an easy-to-follow vegan tamales recipe.
Vegetarian Fried Rice
Vegetarian Fried Rice. This vegetarian fried rice recipe is also vegan! Prepared with fried tofu, broccoli, Thai basil, carrots, and tomatoes, this dish is deliciously simple and doesn't use eggs like traditional fried rice recipes!
Zucchini Pasta with Fresh Tomato Sauce
Looking for a fresh zucchini pasta recipe? This recipe is made from fresh zucchini and fresh vegetables for a quick, no-cook, vegan entree that is wonderful for a light lunch or refreshing dinner. For dairy free kids and adults alike, this healthy zucchini pasta recipe will brighten any table.
Broccoli Tofu Stir-Fry
Broccoli Tofu Stir-Fry. Making a tofu stir-fry is easy, healthy, and so delicious, whether you're vegan, vegetarian or not. This broccoli tofu stir-fry combines extra firm tofu, broccoli, ginger, garlic and a simple sauce in a stir-fry that everyone will love.
Green Dahl with Spinach
Green Dahl with Spinach. Whether you spell it dahl, dal, or daal, this Green Lentil Dahl with Spinach is delicious. Prepared with green lentils, spices, coconut oil, and spinach, this vegan lunch or dinner will become a weekly staple in your home.