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Discover budget-friendly vegetarian recipes that are loved by vegetarians and omnivores alike! No mystery ingredients here, just simple food made 容易 and delicious, without the 肉. Choose from over 400 vegetarian recipes for break快, 午餐, dinners, snacks, and more. Many of these vegetarian recipes found here are vegan friendly or can easily be converted to be 100% plant-based. (pictured: Peanut Tofu Noodle Bowls) Looking for vegetarian meals that meal prep well? Check out our Vegetarian Meal Prep category!

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Baked Barley with Mushrooms

Baked Barley with Mushrooms is a hearty side dish perfect for chilly fall and winter nights and pairs perfectly with roasted 肉 or stew.

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Snickerdoodles for Two

This Snickerdoodles for two recipe makes two large cafe-style cookies, perfect for when you want just a little bit of dessert and no more.

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One Pot Veggie Rice Bowl

This simple veggie rice bowl can be made with just one pot and a hot plate, or a rice cooker. It's a simple meal when resources are limited! BudgetBytes.com

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Mushroom Rice

This simple mushroom rice combines earthy mushrooms, savory garlic, rich butter, and flavorful vegetable broth for a simple yet flavorful side dish.

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Wild Rice Pilaf

This wild rice pilaf is full of color, texture, and fall flavors. It's the perfect side dish for dinner during the cooler months.

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Pumpkin Smoothie

This pumpkin smoothie was one of my first experiments with pumpkin purée TEN years ago. I had a little bit of pumpkin leftover from another recipe and thought, “Hey, can I put this in...

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Ranch Drop Biscuits

Add ranch seasoning to your biscuit dough for an extra punch of flavor! 的se Ranch Drop Biscuits are the perfect side for a bowl of soup.

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Easy Caprese Pizza

Creamy mozzarella, fresh tomatoes and basil, and a light drizzle of tangy balsamic glaze make this 容易 Caprese pizza phenomenal!

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Homemade Balsamic Glaze

A simple homemade balsamic glaze or balsamic reduction is super 容易 to make and tastes great drizzled over vegetables, 肉, and more!

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Autumn Fruit and Nut Oatmeal

Oatmeal has been one of my favorite budget ingredients since day one. It’s super inexpensive, shelf-stable, and can be used in both 甜蜜的 and savory dishes. Not to mention, a warm bowl of oatmeal...

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Curried Red Lentil and Pumpkin 汤

Hooray for 容易 soups! This Curried Red Lentil and Pumpkin 汤 is the type of recipe that saves the day—very few ingredients, 快, and really delicious. Oh yeah, and did I mention how incredibly...

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Apple Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Bread pudding, also known as French Toast Casserole, is what all your cozy weekend break快 dreams are made of. It’s basically bread soaked in a 甜蜜的 and creamy custard, then baked to perfection. 的...

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Savory Oatmeal

It’s funny how oats have been pigeonholed for use in mostly 甜蜜的 dishes in the U.S. We tend to eat oats 甜蜜的ened at break快, or as part of delicious crumbly desserts, but oats do...

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Honey Sriracha Tofu

This 甜蜜的, spicy, and sticky honey sriracha tofu is addictively delicious! Add it to salads, bowl meals, noodles, wraps, and more.

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Mediterranean Coleslaw

This bright and fresh Mediterranean Coleslaw has a light lemony dressing (no mayo!) and a medley of crunchy and colorful vegetables.