Skip the Meat With These 51 Vegetarian Recipes

Just because you can't or don't eat meat, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the taste of traditionally meaty dishes like lasagna, meatball subs or tikka masala. With a tweak here and there to popular recipes, you'll have yourself a delicious vegetarian meal.

On the flip side, these vegetarian recipes are so tasty, even carnivores will devour them. You're probably side-eyeing us right now; we can practically hear you muttering "sure, Jan" under your breath, so allow us to explain. Take lasagna, for example. Doesn't a lasagna made with layers of veggies, pasta and a creamy béchamel sauce sound good to you? Or how about a Southwest quinoa bake made with quinoa, black beans and enchilada sauce, topped with avocado slices and a drizzle of sriracha?

Whether it's Meatless Monday or "Forget the Meat" Friday, ditch the meat every day of the week with one of these incredible vegetarian recipes.

A version of this article was originally published in March 2016.