The Paleo diet is often looked at one that is based around eating mainly meat but it doesn’t have to be like that as there are lots of great recipes that are both Paleo and vegetarian friendly. If you choose not to eat animal based foods or want to add in more plant based foods into your diet (a great idea) then we have 10 paleo vegetarian recipes to get you started.The following recipes include both main meals and sides
Ratatouille is a quick, veggie dish that you can knock up really easy and quickly for a fresh weeknight dinner. Full of natural ingredients it is gluten free and Paleo friendly.
For more details about the recipe visit http://acleanbake.com
Vegetarian zucchini and eggplant lasagna
I love Lasagna so had to include a vegetarian version here. This recipe uses mozzarella and ricota cheese and looks so damn tasty!!! For a pure paleo version swap the cheeses for non dairy alternative like these. Also this takes a little prep so maybe save for when you have time to spare.
For more details about the recipe visit http://www.livinglou.com
Roasted butternut squash with smoked paprika and turmeric
A fresh and healthy side dish you can have done and dusted in 10 minutes.
For more details about the recipe visit http://delightfuladventures.com/
Vegan Paleo BBQ Meatballs
These paleo vegan bbq meatballs look delicious and are ideal as an appetizer or a main dish! No tofu, soy, or grains so can you guess what they are made of? Warning – You need a decent blender for this recipe
For more details about the recipe visit http://sweetcsdesigns.com/
Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein
A great swap if you miss your noodles and really easy to make.
For more details about the recipe visit http://littlebitsof.com/
Anything Coconut Curry Vegetable Soup
This is a soup with a difference. All you need is the curry paste and coconut milk and you can then just use what veggies you have available. Ideal for getting rid of the leftovers at the end of the week.
For more details about the recipe visit http://pinchofyum.com
Vegan Tomato Zucchini Casserole
The zucchini is back and this time in a hearty and warming casserole recipe. However unlike many winter casseroles that leave you stuffed and heavy this has fresher and lighter feel due to the tangy tomatoes, herbs and lemon
For more details about the recipe visit http://www.giverecipe.com/
Pineapple Teriyaki Baked Cauliflower Poppers
It seems that good old cauliflower is making a revival as more and more creative recipes to cook this fantastic vegetable appear. This recipe is perfect as a healthy finger food option for any guests visiting in the upcoming festive season.
For more details about the recipe visit http://athleticavocado.com/
Vegetable stuffed Sweet Potatoes
A very simple yet tasty snack that anybody can put together in minutes. It’s also one more great way of including sweet potatoes in your diet which in my opinion can only be a good thing.
For more details about the recipe visit http://americanheritagecooking.com/
General Tso’s Cauliflower
A vegetarian delight that any general would be proud of. This version is gluten free so super healthy and can be on your plate in less than 30 minutes.
For more details about the recipe visit http://www.cookingcurries.com/
Thanks for checking out these super paleo vegetarian recipes. If you have try out of the recipes or have your own you would like to share we would love to hear from you in the comments below. Also if you are new to Paleo or just looking to kickstart your health and fitness goals then please be sure to check out our free 7 day fitness and diet plan.