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Protein rich vege recipes

(20 Recipes) Created by LIS0707

Recipes in this Collection

Black Beans and Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(85 ratings)

A simple, hearty meat-free meal. Pair with a green salad, and dinner is ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 213.1
Easy Vegetable Enchiladas
Very Good 4.3/5
(72 ratings)

Though we loaded up on the veggies, we didn't skip on the good stuff!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 59.8g | Fat: 6.4g | Fiber: 14.6g | Protein: 17.6g | Calories: 356.6
Simple Quinoa and Vegetables
Very Good 4.1/5
(206 ratings)

This protein-rich vegetarian recipe is simple to make and tasty to eat!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 38.4g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 7.4g | Calories: 294.9
Easy Bean Tostadas
Very Good 4.3/5
(69 ratings)

These tostadas are cheap and easy to make--and they're full of fiber!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 34.8g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 8.6g | Protein: 13.9g | Calories: 214.7
Herbed Bulgur and Lentil Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(195 ratings)

This recipe is part of "The SparkPeople Cookbook." Order your copy today! This salad is even better the longer it sits in the fridge, so we love to make a big batch of it and eat it throughout the week.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 159.2
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.5/5
(108 ratings)

The secret to this hearty vegetarian chili is butternut squash. It holds its shape and adds a layer of flavor and sweetness.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 51.4g | Fat: 2.5g | Fiber: 18.6g | Protein: 12.9g | Calories: 263.4
Alyson's Vegetarian Chili
Very Good 4.3/5
(342 ratings)

This vegetarian chili can be made on the stove top or in a slow cooker.

Submitted by AEGARRISON

Carbs: 58.4g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 15.5g | Protein: 14.7g | Calories: 279.8
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
Very Good 4.1/5
(172 ratings)

Butternut squash helps slim down this macaroni and cheese. You can't taste it, and it boosts the nutritional value of the dish!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 35.8g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 13.2g | Calories: 230
No-Guilt Cheese Enchiladas
Very Good 4.2/5
(213 ratings)

You'll love these cheesy yet healthy enchiladas!

Submitted by TALESIN

Carbs: 27.4g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 11.7g | Calories: 241.3
White Beans, Spinach and Tomatoes over Linguine
Very Good 4.3/5
(479 ratings)

This filling vegetarian meal is nutritious and easy to make.

Submitted by TWINMOM143

Carbs: 52.7g | Fat: 5.1g | Fiber: 10.2g | Protein: 13.7g | Calories: 284.5
Quinoa-Black Bean Casserole
Very Good 4.2/5
(435 ratings)

An experiment with leftovers yields a delightful, filling vegetarian meal.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 31.7g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 9.1g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 204.5
Baked Falafel
Very Good 4.1/5
(58 ratings)

Use all chickpeas if you don't have fava beans. If you use canned beans, the sodium levels will be higher so omit the salt.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 15.2g | Fat: 4.7g | Fiber: 4.6g | Protein: 4.3g | Calories: 99.7
Vegetarian Black Bean Cakes with Orange-Basil Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(166 ratings)

These bean cakes are yummy and great for you. Served with the salsa, it makes a very colorful and festive presentation. I serve these with a lite side salad. Plenty of protein and fiber. Even my meat loving hubby loves this meal.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 48.3g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 13.6g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 294.2
Tahini-Lemon Dressing
Very Good 4.2/5
(19 ratings)

Use this on falafel or a salad. Add fresh or dried herbs and it becomes goddess dressing. The toasted sesame oil imparts a stronger sesame flavor to the dressing.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 74.6
(no ratings)

This recipe is adapted from one on everydaydish.tv.
I use raw onion instead of granulated, and vegetable stock instead of chicken flavouring.

Submitted by LIS0707

Carbs: 5.6g | Fat: 2.4g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 16.6g | Calories: 114.1
Eggs-n-Oats
Very Good 4.4/5
(245 ratings)

A delicious breakfast you can make either sweet or savory, that keeps you full all morning (at least)!

Submitted by RACHEL_MAC

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 8g | Fiber: 4g | Protein: 20.2g | Calories: 272.6
Noodles with Easy Peanut Sauce
Very Good 4.1/5
(69 ratings)

This quick and easy meal is a hit with kids. If they can't tolerate spicy foods, reduce or omit the sriracha.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 46.6g | Fat: 11.2g | Fiber: 9.6g | Protein: 33g | Calories: 415.9
(no ratings)

This pasta packs a nutritional punch, and the brightly colored vegetables are quite a sight!

Submitted by LIS0707

Carbs: 51.5g | Fat: 28.5g | Fiber: 8.9g | Protein: 21g | Calories: 510.7
(no ratings)

This is a great comfort meal. The serving size looks huge, but don't forget that all your veges are already in there, so you don't need any sides with this!

Submitted by LIS0707

Carbs: 59.7g | Fat: 17.3g | Fiber: 8.4g | Protein: 23.7g | Calories: 480.2
Peanut Butter Fudge Protein Bars
Very Good 4.5/5
(104 ratings)

These grab-and-go bars could not be simpler to make! At over 15 grams of protein per bar, they would make a great breakfast or post-workout snack.

Submitted by CTCLOUGH

Carbs: 12.8g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 15.5g | Calories: 221
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