Category Archives: Dinner

Easy Dump and Bake Broccoli Casserole

Delicious, easy, dump and bake broccoli casserole. Vegan and gluten free, but still delicious, cheesy, and so savory! - by Veggie Lexi

Sometimes my eyes are way bigger than my stomach and I end up cooking waaaay more rice than my husband and I could possibly eat in one sitting.  I decided to make some recipes around that conundrum so that I was actually kind of excited when it happened. This is the perfect recipe to use […]

Creamy Eggplant Casserole

Try this delicious healthy creamy casserole! It's vegan and gluten free, and is brought to the next level with a crispy cheesy tofu crumble topping. #veggielexi #casserole #veganrecipes #vegandinner #glutenfreerecipes - by Veggie Lexi

I love a delicious casserole so much.  Something about the layers and the flavors and the warming heartiness of it just feels good.  It’s like warming love on a plate to hug me in the middle of winter. Does that make any sense?  I hope so. Basically, it’s the kind of delicious meal that I […]

Eggplant Rollatini

Eggplant Rollatini

These beautiful, crisp Autumn days have me craving warming food that fuels my body.  I was interested in making a vegan “cheese” filling that’s a bit lighter and more cost effective than my usual cashew base.  So, I decided to try making a vegan eggplant rollatini with white beans as the base. I was so […]

Oil Free Spinach Pesto

Oil Free Vegan Spinach Pesto Tossed with Rotini Pasta

Pesto is absolutely one of my favorite sauces ever.  It’s so creamy, garlicy, and all around yummy. Unfortunately, most store bought pesto is made with dairy and lots of oil in it.  Also, fresh basil is expensive, and it adds up fast in a recipe like this.  So, I love making it with spinach. It’s […]

Polenta Mash with Mushrooms and Marinara

Polenta Mash with Marinara, Mushrooms, Sauteed Onions, and Parsley

As soon as Autumn rolls around I find myself in the kitchen so much more.  I love experimenting with all the different yummy warming foods I have in the pantry.  Who else does this happen to? My newest obsession is polenta. It’s super versatile and incredibly delicious.  Normally I make it and then let it […]

Creamy Vegan Risotto

Vegan Risotto with Asparagus, Yellow Bell Pepper, Tomatoes, Parsley, and Lemon

Risotto is one of those meals that makes me feel fancy.  It’s also one of the meals that makes feel like, “Hey, I can really rock this cooking thing.”  It’s surprisingly simple to make well. The trick is to heat the broth in the beginning and keep it simmering.  That way you’re always adding warm […]

Creamy Caesar Dressing

Creamy and delicious vegan Caesar dressing will take your salads to the next level! Ever better, it's oil free. - by Veggie Lexi

Creamy salad dressings are kind of my jive.  I love them so much that I make them at least a few times a week.  Normally I don’t worry about following a recipe. I just throw cashews, hemp hearts, or pine nuts in a blender with some water and seasonings and trust that it will turn […]

Chickpea “Tuna” Salad

Delicious and easy vegan chickpea "tuna" salad. Perfect to make a yummy sandwich or bring a salad to the next level! #veggielexi #veganrecipes - by Veggie Lexi

I love this chickpea “tuna” salad!  It makes meal planning so easy. It’s super convenient to make some and toss it on a salad or make a quick sandwich when I’m ready to eat. Print Chickpea “Tuna” Salad (Vegan, Gluten Free, Flour Free): Prep Time 10 minutes Total Time 10 minutes Servings 6 servings Ingredients […]

Roasted Radish

Delicious roasted radish is the perfect keto replacement for roasted potatoes. Beautiful and satisfying, this makes the perfect low carb side dish! - by Veggie Lexi

If you follow any of my accounts, you probably know that I love potatoes.  I mean, I really love them.  As much as I love them, sometimes my body is just not in a carby mood (think: the middle of summer).  Also, sometimes I’m cooking for people that are eating a low carb diet. These […]

Gluten Free Lentil Balls or “Meatballs”

Sometimes you just want a delicious ball of good food.  Normally, falafel fills that need for me. Sometimes I want something a little different, something I could have in a hoagie or on pasta.  That’s where these yummy lentil balls come in. These easy vegan gluten free lentil meatballs are incredible. They are super easy, […]