Although suitable as a main I often use this as a side dish. The three types of mushrooms, pioppino, black and straw, are stir fried with tofu then joined by oyster sauce.
The movie Ratatouille has been great for my kids loving this healthy vegetable stew, even better it is super easy to make, a mother's ideal dinner. Watch this recipe being made in the Allrecipes Ratatouille Video.
A delicious minestrone soup without garlic or onion, so it is suitable for sentient or 'yoga' vegetarians.
Fresh herbs are sautéed with garlic in olive oil, then cooked with chickpeas, zucchini, mushrooms and tomatoes.
An easy one pot vegetarian meal. Pumpkin, butter beans and borlotti beans are simmered in the oven with tomatoes and thyme. Topped with nutty breadcrumb crust.