Veggie Fest Recipes

We are dedicated to providing you with some of the best vegan and vegetarian recipes from cuisines all over the world. Enjoy our growing collection of recipes from renowned chefs who just love food!

We are dedicated to providing you with some of the best vegan and vegetarian recipes from cuisines all over the world. Enjoy our growing collection of recipes from renowned chefs who just love food!

Skinny Pasta PrimaveraBy Veggie Fest TeamOmitting the oil, butter, and cream from this dish lowers the calories and fat without getting rid of the yum factor in this classic Italian pasta. Can be made partially vegan or completely vegan as you choose.
Caesar Salad with Spicy Roasted Chickpea CroutonsBy Veggie Fest TeamYou won’t miss the original once you taste our vegan version of this Caesar salad. It’s tangy and lip-smacking delicious. Substitute croutons with our Spicy Roasted Chickpeas, and serve with vegetarian chicken slices for a complete meal.
Caesar Salad Dressing, VeganBy Veggie Fest TeamTangy, creamy, and delicious. This dressing is like the original Caesar dressing. Serve on our Caesar Salad with Spicy Roasted Chickpea Croutons.
Vegan Parmesan CheeseBy Veggie Fest TeamReminiscent of dairy Parmesan, this tasty, versatile mix can be used for salads, pasta, or as a vegetable garnish.
Zoodles with Fresh Tomato MarinaraBy Veggie Fest TeamDuring your garden’s peak time, you are always looking for recipes to use up your bounty of zucchini and tomatoes. Fresh tomato marinara made with Roma tomatoes, fresh basil and garlic served over zoodles is perfect for a quick summer meal.
Whole Wheat PizzaBy Veggie Fest TeamIf you prefer a healthier version of a classic crust, this one will please you and your pizza-loving family!
Marinara SauceBy Veggie Fest TeamThis delicious Marinara Sauce uses San Marzano tomatoes, the famous plum tomato from Italy. These tomatoes are known for their sweet flavor, low acidity, firm pulp, and their deep red color. Use this sauce for pasta, pizza, or any dish calling for an Italian red sauce.
Spring Pasta with Zucchini & WatercressBy Veggie Fest TeamIn partnership with Veggie Fest Presents, DuPage County Convention Bureau, and Manna Kitchen in Lisle Illinois, Chef Kadek created this heavenly pasta dish during a live cooking presentation.
Multiplier Onion PestoBy Veggie Fest TeamA multiplier onion is a variation of the more common green onion, also called spring onion. It produces more than one bulb per plant, hence the name multiplier. For this amazingly delicious recipe, you can substitute with the more common green onions. Multiplier onions are rich in thiamine as well as Vitamins C, B2, A, and Vitamin K. The fresh flavors of this pesto will elevate any salad, pizza, or pasta dish and will have you dreaming of summer.
Vegetable Pasta PuttanescaBy Veggie Fest TeamOur Veggie Fest team member, Sue Rose, developed a vegan version of Puttanesca with big flavor and zest. The harmony of its ingredients satisfies the palate, bite after bite.
Fettuccine Alfredo, VeganBy Veggie Fest TeamSue Rose from the Veggie Fest team has created a creamy, vegan Alfredo sauce that will wow your guests, vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike.
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    Veggie Fest 2021 canceled

    Because COVID-19 continues to be a concern for all our communities—locally and globally—we’ve decided to cancel the festival for 2021. If you’re pining for the great taste and inspiration that Veggie Fest offers, we’re only a click away. Visit our website, enjoy the new fresh recipes, articles and blogs, Meditation Jumpstart program and 21-day Veg Challenge. Stretch out in a bit of sunshine, remember the good times, and share the love that makes Veggie Fest such a special part of your life!

    –The Veggie Fest team