One can never have enough veggie-based meals in one's culinary repertoire.
Whether it's down to the growing awareness of animal welfare and meat eating's global impact, the numbers of us simply trying to live more healthily or vegetarian mind-control techniques, we're all loving our five a day right now – to the point where ubiquitous coffee chain Pret A Manger noticed such a spike in sales that it is temporarily turning one of its branches meat-free in order to showcase its menu options and trial new items.
So, if it's quick and easy veggie food you want, it's quick and easy veggie food you've got: find below 10 delicious vegetarian recipes that each take a mere 15 minutes (or less) to make. Head over to the green side...
1. Cauliflower Fried Rice
2. Honey Sriracha Tofu
3. Broad Bean, Mint and Ricotta Bruschette
4. Tomato and Pomegranate Salad
5. Pasta with Walnut and Spinach Pesto
6. Poached Eggs in White Wine
7. Cannellini Bean Stew
8. Veggie Chilli with Tortilla and Avocado Salad
9. You Po Mian Noodles
10. Spicy Courgette Pitta Pockets
OK, we admit it: the timing on this BBC Good Food recipe is listed as 16 minutes. We're sorry. But hey, it's a great option for both summery dinners and weekday packed lunches, and it's a chance to finally use the harissa and tahini pastes you bought for that one recipe one time, so you can let us off, right?
Find the recipe here.