There is a huge amount of resources around for vegetarians when it comes to recipes and cookbooks. Below are five of the best vegetarian cookbooks that are currently on the market. Each of these cookbooks has a mix of vegetarian favourites as well as different cuisines and foods for all occasions. Regardless of whether you have been a vegetarian for years or you are just looking for a few meat free meals these vegetarian cookbooks are a must for any cookbook collection.
The Moosewood Cookbook is one of the most popular vegetarian cookbooks and has been around since 1977 when it was first published. This cookbook has received many accolades and was even listed by the New York Times as one of the best selling cookbooks of all time. The recipes featured in the cookbook focus on easy to prepare foods and Mollie Katzen the author has added her own personal touch with great drawings and hand lettering. The Moosewood cookbook is definitely a must for any vegetarian kitchen.
How to Cook Everything Vegetarian is also a very popular cookbook for both vegans and vegetarians. This vegetarian version of How to Cook Everything is a great resource for those who are looking for a cookbook that has easy to understand recipes and also covers cooking basics. This cookbook is great for people who wish to have a few meat free meals a week and also the serious vegan who is looking for good variety and plenty of great ideas for all types of vegetarian meals.
The Vegetarian Epicure by Anna Thomas is one of those books that any serious vegetarian will have. This cookbook was first published in 1972 and is full of tried and true classic vegetarian dishes. One of the main attractions of this vegetarian cookbook is the focus on simple and delicious recipes.
1,000 Vegan Recipes by Robin Robertson features in many lists of top rated vegetarian cookbooks as this is the perfect beginners guide for those looking to become vegetarian, vegan or just improve their diet. The great feature of this cookbook is that as well as the typical vegetarian recipes there are also many recipes that have come from a wide range of ethnic cuisines, as well as recipes for more sophisticated dishes.
Vegetarian Celebrations by Nava Atlas is also a popular choice for any serious vegetarian household. The recipes in this book are perfect for people who are looking for vegetarian options for the various holiday and special occasion feasts. The book includes recipes for vegetarian alternatives for Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter as well as more specific religious celebrations. This book is a must for any family that likes to entertain and is looking for vegetarian meal alternatives.