Ten Vegetarian Cookbooks to Add to Your Collection

If you are a vegetarian, you need these 10 cookbooks!

When you’re looking to follow a strictly meat-less diet, finding tasty recipes that will keep you satisfied isn’t always easy. You may have a few go-to vegetarian meals in your arsenal, but the same ol’, same ol’ can get pretty tired after a while. Looking for a few new delicious vegetarian recipes to add to your collection? We can help!

Here are Ten Vegetarian Cookbooks to Add to Your Collection:

Nonna’s Italian Kitchen. Go beyond the pasta with this cookbook. This book includes recipes for delicious Italian dishes that are 100% vegetarian! It includes a lot of different recipes that all revolve around delicious pasta and veggies.

How It All Vegan! Irresistible Recipes for an Animal-Free Diet. If you’re looking for delicious home-style food that is all vegetarian friendly, this is definitely worth checking out. This book is filled with dozens of traditional home-style recipes like macaroni & cheese and pizza.

You might also like these Vegetarian Recipes from Skinny Ms.

Squash and Kale Gratin Casserole | Vegetarian and Plant-Based


Betty Crocker Vegetarian Cooking. Cooking delicious vegetarian meals for the family is not a easy task. However, Betty Crocker makes it a little easier with delicious recipes that are both delicious and easy to cook.

How to Cook Everything Vegetarian. This book focuses on making everyday favorites vegetarian-friendly. It includes recipes for common dishes, such as burgers and pizza. This book teaches you how to use different products to substitute meat.

Vegan Planet. This is a huge book filled with over 400 recipes and pictures. There’s nothing over the top and complicated. It’s all simple, easy to cook food that tastes as delicious as it looks. So, if you’re looking for simple and delicious, this is definitely worth checking out.

Vegan Lunch Box. This cookbook focuses on creative and delicious recipes that kids and adults will both love This book was written by a mom and all recipes have been approved by her children, so it is definitely mom and child approved.

Cookin’ Southern Vegetarian Style. If you’re new to the vegetarian lifestyle, this book will help make the transition a little bit easier. With recipes such as chicken fried tofu and vegetarian gravy, it’s not the healthiest cook book, but with moderation and a few adjustments it is a delicious choice.

Quick-Fix Vegetarian. Healthy home-cooked vegetarian meals in 30 minutes or fewer. This book revolves around affordable and healthy vegetarian meals that are family friendly and easy to make. So, it’s perfect if you’re in a time crunch or just want a quick meal.

The Essential Vegetarian Cookbook. This book is filled with delicious recipes that revolve around using items that can already be found in your fridge. It’s heavy on using vegetables as the main ingredient and stays away from using too much dairy or soy product

The Meat Lover’s Meatless Cookbook. If you’re a meat lover, but are trying to live a more green life, this book will help you with that transition. It is filled with recipes that meat lovers will love but it is of course 100% vegeterian.

For more delicious and nutritious recipes from Skinny Ms., check out the vegetarian recipes in our Skinny Ms. Recipe Collection of 101 Fan Favorites.

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  1. Not exactly healthy, but absolutely essential to a vegan cookbook collection is Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World….or really any cookbook by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and/or Terry Hope Romero. Appetite for Reduction is a great one for this site!

    1. Jenn, Thank you for the recommendations. We’ll be adding these to our Amazon store. Love good cookbooks! 🙂

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