7 Meatless Recipes for Lent (Slideshow)
March 3, 2014
Meat-free days during Lent don’t have to focus on fish
Chipotle Shrimp Salad Recipe
Chipotle in adobo sauce is smoked jalapeños chile peppers marinated in a garlicky tomato sauce. Look for small jars or cans in the international aisle of your grocery store. Freeze leftovers in plastic sandwich bags. For less heat, remove the seeds or reduce the amount of chipotle. You can save significantly by buying whole shrimp. Remove the shells and veins under cold running water before cooking. Or to save time and fuss, purchase cooked shelled shrimp.
Tomato and Goat’s Cheese Tarts Recipe
Pretty to look at and yummy to eat, these tomato and goat cheese tarts are full of flavor, especially when enjoyed warm.
Orecchiette with Cauliflower and Sun-dried tomatos Recipe
This recipe is one of Chef Fausto Ferraresi’s favorite winter pastas. It Colatura d’Alici, a highly concentrated anchovy syrup produced in the small town of Cetara on the Amalfi coast. Colatura d’Alici and anchovies adds a lot of flavor to this meatless meal.
Cilantro-Chile Spiked Cod Burgers Recipe
When you think of cod, you probably don’t think about cod burgers but this recipe will change your mind. Cilantro and Cajun seasoning combine for a yummy twist on traditional cod.
Kale and Cannellini Bean Soup Recipe
Warm up with this satisfying soup that’s made with organic vegetable broth, organic kale, quinoa, organic cannellini beans, and lots of spice.
Lavash Pizza with a Salad of Greens, Gorgonzola, and Toasted Almonds Recipe
Use lavash, a thin Persian flatbread to make this quick and appealing pizza, which also boasts almonds, Gorgonzola cheese, and lots of greens.
Tofu Pesto Recipe
Even non-vegans will love this tasty tofu recipe, which includes firm silken tofu, Kalamata olives, garlic, red wine, pesto, asparagus, and purple potatoes.