10 Vegetarian Summer Recipes

Make one (or all) of these vegetarian delicacies the star of your next summer BBQ-bash.


Carrot hot dogs are a vegetarian summer treat

1. Carrot Hot Dog

No meat, no problem. The humble carrot will fool everyone - smokey carrots laced with a creamy curry dressing gets tucked away in a buttery brioche bun.

Time: 49 minutes
Ingredients: 15 items
Calories: 500 cal

2. Veggie Bolognese with Zoodles

Packed with umami, this vegan pasta sauce pairs like a dream with this summer staple. Zucchini transforms into spaghetti-like strands that will soak up every last drop of sauce.

Time: 41 minutes
Ingredients: 13 items
Calories: 300 cal

3. Broccolini & Lemon Sheet Pan Pizza

Sheet pan pizza just like grandma used to make it. This pizza uses pre-made dough, and comes together in no time - perfect for warm summer nights!

Time: 38 minutes
Ingredients: 7 items
Calories: 480 cal

4. Veggie Burger with Avocado

This no-frills black bean burger with melt-in-your-mouth avocado is what burger dreams are made of.

Time: 31 minutes
Ingredients: 9 items
Calories: 420 cal

5. Watermelon Salad

Sweet, refreshing, and savory. Stay cool with the ultimate watermelon salad!

Time: 9 minutes
Ingredients: 6 items
Calories: 280 cal

6. Summer Vegetable Portobello Kabob

No grill, no problem! Whip these veggie kabobs in no time, and cook them stovetop or on the grill - delicious either way.

Time: 32 minutes
Ingredients: 8 items
Calories: 350 cal

7. Potato Salad

Pack this bad-boy-of-a potato salad for your next potluck-picnic. Time-crunched? Make it a day ahead, and it’ll be even more delicious.

Time: 42 minutes
Ingredients: 9 items
Calories: 310 cal

8. Corn Salad

Fresh, roasted corn laced with a bright pesto - summer corn doesn’t get much better than this.

Time: 33 minutes
Ingredients: 6 items
Calories: 450 cal

9. Roasted Eggplant Salad

Put a Mediterranean twist on your eggplant. Cooked until soft, and topped with tomatoes and tahini - your nightmares of chewy and bitter eggplant will be long gone.

Time: 32 minutes
Ingredients: 8 items
Calories: 320 cal

10. Peach Biscuit Cobbler with Meringue Peaks

A Southern-style cobbler with a twist of meringue - a pretty sweet combo!

Time: 58 minutes
Ingredients: 12 items
Calories: 700 cal

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