Taco Tuesday: 14 super-fresh vegetarian taco salads

by Justina Huddleston
Apr 5, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. ET

These nutritious vegetarian taco salads taste as great as they'll make you feel.

1 /14: Crunchy kale taco salad

1/14 :Crunchy kale taco salad

Creamy avocado, crispy tortillas and hearty kale make this veggie taco salad anything but boring.

2 /14: Chipotle hummus fajita taco salad bowls

2/14 :Chipotle hummus fajita taco salad bowls

Fajita veggies and chipotle hummus share the spotlight in these homemade taco salad bowls.

3 /14: Vegan farro taco salad

3/14 :Vegan farro taco salad

Farro doused in spices makes for an admirable taco meat substitute in this nutritious salad.

4 /14: Avocado-cilantro chopped taco salad

4/14 :Avocado-cilantro chopped taco salad

Creamy cilantro-avocado dressing with lime juice and agave brings this veggie taco salad to life.

5 /14: Viva la fiesta taco salad

5/14 :Viva la fiesta taco salad

Tempeh cubes and tortilla chips keep this vegetarian taco salad from feeling dull.

6 /14: Vegan taco salad with salsa vinaigrette

6/14 :Vegan taco salad with salsa vinaigrette

Salsa vinaigrette adds a burst of flavor to this vegan taco salad.

7 /14: Veggie taco salad with DIY seasoning

7/14 :Veggie taco salad with DIY seasoning

Homemade taco seasoning adds extra flavor to this vegetarian taco salad.

8 /14: Lentil taco salad

8/14 :Lentil taco salad

Lentil taco "meat" and tortilla strips make for a hearty vegan salad.

9 /14: Taco pasta salad

9/14 :Taco pasta salad

Add some oomph to your lunch break with this taco pasta salad.

10 /14: Veggie-black bean taco salad

10/14 :Veggie-black bean taco salad

Black beans, sweet potato and lots of jalapeños make this a taco salad you won't soon forget.

11 /14: Quinoa-mango taco salad

11/14 :Quinoa-mango taco salad

Sweet mango adds an unexpected dash of sweetness to this vibrant quinoa taco salad.

12 /14: Sweet potato taco salad

12/14 :Sweet potato taco salad

Taco-spiced roasted sweet potatoes add hearty heft to this salad.

13 /14: Chopped taco salad

13/14 :Chopped taco salad

Sour cream mixed with salsa makes up the creamy dressing for this chopped taco salad.

14 /14: Black bean taco salad with crispy chickpeas

14/14 :Black bean taco salad with crispy chickpeas

Crunchy roasted chickpeas add dynamic texture to this vegetarian taco salad.