National Vegetarian Day

National Vegetarian Day

Looking for fantastic vegetarian recipes? Find a great collection at Recipe4Living!

These days it seems like there's a special day for everything and vegetarians are no different. The difference is that most people don't even know it exists. Started in 1977 by the North American Vegetarian Society it is celebrated as"Worldwide Vegetarian Day" on October 1st. The goal is to "To promote the joy, compassion and life-enhancing possibilities of vegetarianism."

Every year about one million people become vegetarians in the United States. For many it is a way to live a healthy lifestyle. But for others it is a way to bring awareness to the humanitarian and environmental benefits of a no-meat diet. At Recipe4Living we have a wide variety of vegetarian and vegan recipes, one of which is sure to please your palette.

Vegetarian Appetizers

Top Notch Nachos
Artichoke Wonton Bites
Apple Gouda Quesadillas
Roasted Garlic
Eggplant Fingers

Vegetarian Main Dishes

Pasta with Lemon Vodka Sauce
Whole Wheat Pizza
Eggplant Parmesan
Greek Sandwich with Feta Vinaigrette
Tempeh Chili

Vegetarian Desserts

Raw Gluten-Free Chocolate Fudge
Roasted Nuts - Watch out for Squirrels
Easy No-Cook Apple Recipe
Vegan Chocolate Cake
Cinnamon Sugar Tortilla Delight

Whether you're considering becoming a vegetarian or just want to take a break from meat, make National Vegetarian Day a day to go-meatless and add more variety to your diet.

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