If you're having an annual Christmas dinner party to celebrate the festival of cheer and togetherness, this menu might interest you. Whether you have a few vegetarians to cater to or want to challenge yourself and prepare a whole vegetarian feast, you'll find some inspiring ideas here. Right from starters and appetisers to hearty mains and dessert too - this vegetarian menu will delight you and your guests.
This selection, though a vegetarian spread, captures the essence of Christmas with variety, deliciousness, a touch of indulgence and the spirit of sharing. Choose as many or as few of the options from each section as you wish, to put together your very own Vegetarian Christmas Meal!
There's nothing like a big selection of appetisers to get a party going. From protein-rich Triple-Bean Vegetarian Cutlets to these delicate Grilled Eggplant Rolls. For those who like something to dig into, this Beetroot Hummus can be served with chips. A fancy Savory Tart With Grapes and Gouda Cheese will brighten up the table for sure. And for those compulsive nibblers, this Mushroom 65 and Cottage Cheese & Bread Croquettes will be a hit.
Individual Cheese and Spinach Tarts and Mung Bean Sprouts & Tofu Salad make for healthy beginnings, before you dig into the range of mains which include Baked Pasta With Spinach and Artichoke, Ratatouille with Grilled Cottage Cheese Steaks and a delightful Vegetable Paella with Grilled Aubergines with Tzatziki Sauce.
What's Christmas without a traditional Plum Cake? And for that rich festive feel, you need a chocolate-based dessert too, try this Vegan Guilt Free Chocolate Espresso Mousse. For something simple, but comforting and Christmassy, this Bread Pudding with Baileys Irish Cream ticks all the right boxes.