14 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes from the Soul of Southern Cooking
FEBRUARY 10, 2023
SOUTHERN AND SOUL FOOD
There’s something special about Southern cooking that makes every bite feel like a hug from your mama! And if you’re a vegetarian, you don’t have to miss out on all the flavor that Southern Soul Food has to offer.
Here, we’ve rounded up 14 of our very favorite vegetarian recipes for Southern cooking. From Southern-style vegan jambalaya to baked mac and cheese, these recipes will make sure you’re never missing out on the soul of the South.
For vegetable based sides, we’ve got classic Southern recipes like collard greens and spicy southern hot corn. And if you’re looking for something hearty, try out our vegetarian take on pulled “pork” sandwiches.
Plus, we’re not forgetting dessert. You’ll find sweet potato pie and classic peach cobbler to round out your meal.
Rabbit and Wolves
Vegan Blackened Tofu with Cheesy Grits
Healthy baked blackened tofu served with super cheesy easy grits. The ultimate comfort food!
Étouffée is a luxurious stew from Louisiana that's typically made with shellfish. In this delicious, veggie-packed vegan version, bits of golden, chewy tofu spiced with Cajun seasoning make an appetizing stand-in for the seafood.
Southern baked macaroni and cheese, also called soul food mac and cheese, is the ultimate in comfort food. My authentic recipe has five cheeses, is creamy, rich and comforting, and stays true to the cultural classic.
Cajun-spiced spinach pasta is incredibly easy to make. This will make dinner easy and is delicious that you'll be happy to have leftovers. If you like Cajun flavors, this Pasta will be ready in 20-25 minutes tops! To keep the dinner time stress-free, try this recipe made with store-bought ingredient...
This Spicy Cajun Vodka Pasta is the perfect weeknight dinner that packs a punch of flavor without alcohol. Made with Cajun seasoning and a creamy, flavorful sauce, this pasta will be a hit amongst your family and friends. It's sure to be a hit with its creamy texture and zesty kick, all without the ...
Vegan BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich is so easy and made quickly from scratch. You only need a few ingredients, including a BBQ sauce, jackfruit and a few spices for a delicious BBQ Pulled Jackfruit. This smoky vegetarian sandwich with no oil or sugar and with french fried onions and a quick coleslaw is ...