Vegetarian Recipes

Grilled Vegetable Wrap Recipe with Hummus

Apr 14, 2014
Grilled Vegetable Wrap Recipe with Hummus | cookincanuck.com

This easy vegan Grilled Vegetable Wrap Sandwich is made even better with a smear of hummus and a sprinkle of fresh basil. It’s perfect for Meatless Monday! If I was ever struck with the urge to open up a lunchtime cafe, this grilled vegetable wrap sandwich would be the first thing on the menu. It’s [...]

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Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt

Apr 11, 2014
Light Curry Egg Salad Recipe with Greek Yogurt | cookincanuck.com

Lighten up egg salad and add an extra punch of flavor with a dash of curry powder. It’s perfect for a quick and healthy lunch. Soft white bread, lots of mayo and egg salad tucked inside…with the crusts cut off. That is my mum’s dream version of an egg salad sandwich. And who can blame [...]

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Light(er) Sweet Potato Mac ‘n Cheese Recipe

Feb 24, 2014
Light Sweet Potato Mac 'n Cheese Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This light(er) macaroni and cheese recipe gets a burst of flavor and texture from mashed sweet potato and a great sharp cheddar cheese. I’m going to make this short and sweet because there is a lot of mac and cheese to get to. I’m not just talking about this light version, which gets much of [...]

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Arugula Salad with Roasted Tomatoes & Pasta Recipe {Vegan}

Feb 17, 2014
Arugula Salad with Roasted Tomatoes & Pasta Recipe {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

This is not just any arugula salad. The roasted tomatoes make this vegan recipe something that you will crave over and over again. That’s right, you’ll be craving salad! Have you ever had one of those days when you just have to give yourself a big fist pump at the end of the day? I’ve [...]

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Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry Recipe with Sweet Potato & Chickpeas

Feb 3, 2014
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry Recipe with Sweet Potato & Chickpeas | cookincanuck.com

This slow cooker vegetarian curry recipe stars sweet potato and chickpeas, and is a fantastic choice for a Meatless Monday meal. “Are you making Grandma’s crockpot applesauce, Mum? Please tell me that you are!” This is what I typically hear when I pull out the slow cooker. And who can blame them?! The applesauce isn’t [...]

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Mushroom, Tomato & Basil Ragout Recipe on English Muffin

Jan 3, 2014
Mushroom, Tomato & Basil Ragout Recipe on English Muffin | cookincanuck.com

Whip up this flavorful Mushroom, Tomato and Basil Ragout Recipe, and ladle it over a toasted English muffin for a healthy and easy vegan meal. “Is it really necessary to be that dramatic?” I asked my 9-year old as he held the package of mushrooms at arm’s length while the other hand pinched his nose [...]

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Light Southwestern Twice-Baked Baked Potato Recipe

Dec 4, 2013
Light Southwestern Twice-Baked Baked Potato Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Pull together a healthy vegetarian meal in no time with these lightened-up version of southwestern twice-baked potatoes. You know those times when you just forget to eat? Yeah, me neither (thus, the need for the weight loss journey). But I can see how it might happen when you are running from mall to mall, trying [...]

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10-Minute Hummus & Greek Salad Naan (Flatbread) Recipe

Oct 30, 2013
10-Minute Hummus & Greek Salad Naan (Flatbread) Recipe | cookincanuck.com

When you only have a few minutes to throw together a healthy lunch, this 10-Minute Hummus & Greek Salad Naan (Flatbread) recipe will do the trick. On days when there are no leftovers in the fridge, my shoulders slump and I don a pout worthy of any preschooler being denied their favorite candy. Typically, I’m [...]

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One-Pot Beet, Rosemary & Kale Arborio Rice Pilaf Recipe

Oct 9, 2013
One-Pot Beet, Rosemary & Kale Arborio Rice Pilaf Recipe | cookincanuck.com

The vibrant color of this one-pot beet, rosemary and kale arborio rice pilaf make this a show-stopping side dish or vegetarian meal. Thanks to McCormick Gourmet for helping me share this recipe with you. This week I felt as though I was on the Food Netowrk show, Chopped. Well, minus the judge who goes ballistic [...]

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