Vegetables tend to be given a bad reputation due to their “lack of flavor” amongst many. We’re here to put that to bed, because all of these recipes prove that boring old veggies are a thing in the past. Made with tons of flavor and cooked to perfection, these recipes prove that veggies are nothing but flavor, nutrition and loads of taste!
Sweet and Spicy Baked Cauliflower
This vegan and gluten free side dish is great for anyone looking to add some healthy flavor to their meals. A sweet and spicy marinade made from sriracha, olive oil, maple syrup and more, tops the cauliflower and is baked until nice and tender. Get the recipe at The Fitchen.
Zucchini Garlic Bites
Shredded zucchini, garlic, Parmesan cheese and fresh herbs make one delicious side or snack that everyone will love. Preheat that oven to 400 degrees and combine your ingredients to get these bites started. Serve nice and hot to embrace every ounce of flavor. Get the recipe at Grow a Good Life.
Crispy Sweet Potato Fries
Who does not want some delicious crispy fries straight out of the oven? Fortunately, you can make your own that’s healthy, sweet, hot and delicious. Seasoned with paprika, cayenne pepper, black pepper and olive oil, each bite is full of flavor. Get the recipe at The Greedy Vegan.
Black Bean Taco Salad
You don’t have to only use lettuce to make a salad, and this recipe certainly proves that. Loaded with tons of vitamins from black beans and sweet corn to red and green peppers, each bite is packed with veggies that you’ll love! Get the recipe at Crunchy Creamy Sweet.
Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash
Adding a little sweetness to veggies gives them the extra flavor that will make you fall in love (and the kids might actually like them too). Topped with maple syrup, salt and pepper, this blend of veggies gives you that sweet and salty taste that everyone craves. Plus, that little crisp of Brussels sprout leaves right out of the oven gives you that potato chip feeling that you have grown to love. Get the recipe at Cupcakes and Kale Chips.
Chipotle Pumpkin Veggie Burgers
We couldn’t make a veggie delights list without throwing in some veggie burgers! This one in particular just may blow your mind. Vegan and gluten free, this burger is made with pumpkin puree to give a delicious and fulfilling flavor to every single bite. Plus, it is topped with a homemade avocado smash and chipotle aioli, making your senses go absolutely wild. Get the recipe at Peas and Crayons.
Vegan Cauliflower Tacos
If veggie burgers aren’t your cup of tea, then maybe try out some veggie tacos. These cauliflower tacos are crispy, flavorful and even vegan, making it the perfect healthy option when you’re looking for a little comfort food. It even has a homemade yogurt garlic sauce to drizzle on top. Get the recipe at Vegan Heaven.