Tired of tofu? Burned out on veggie burgers? Give these tasty vegetarian recipes a spin.

By Mayo Clinic Staff

Regardless of whether you're a lifelong vegetarian or just interested in eating less meat, you'll find inspiration in these healthy and tempting vegetarian recipes. As an added bonus, these vegetarian recipes can do duty for vegan recipes with a few easy changes, such as using a vegan margarine or egg substitute.

  1. Recipe: Black bean burgers with chipotle ketchup
  2. Recipe: Chinese noodles with spring vegetables
  3. Recipe: Grilled portobello mushroom burgers
  4. Recipe: Polenta with roasted Mediterranean vegetables
  5. Recipe: Soft tacos with southwestern vegetables
  1. Recipe: Asparagus with hazelnut gremolata
  2. Recipe: Braised kale with cherry tomatoes
  3. Recipe: Cauliflower mashed 'potatoes'
  4. Recipe: Eggplant with toasted spices
  1. Recipe: Apple-fennel slaw
  2. Recipe: Edamame and summer bean salad
  3. Recipe: Gazpacho with garbanzo beans
  4. Recipe: Vegetarian chili
  1. Recipe: Baked apples with cherries and almonds
  2. Recipe: Frosty almond date shake
  3. Recipe: Orange dream
  4. Recipe: Peach crumble
Sep. 15, 2011