Whether you are a strict vegetarian or just want to try eating meatless once in a while, you still want healthy recipes that satisfy nutritional needs without sacrificing flavor. Our vegetarian meal options can do just that. Start with our simple pasta recipes. They are crowd-pleasers that work well with a variety of flavors, spices, and accents. Try our updates of all-time winners, including creamy fettuccine and speedy ravioli, which can be on the table in less than 30 minutes. For even more pasta inspiration, check out 15 Italian-based vegetarian dishes. Many Mexican meals are also easy to make vegetarian, particularly with a reliance on fiber-rich beans. Look to our easy Mexican ideas to add to your regular cooking rotation. For cooks looking to spend less time in the kitchen and more time enjoying meals at the dining room table, consider checking out our top vegetarian slow cooker recipes, with ideas for meals including curry dishes and stew. Appetizers and sides are also easy to make vegetarian-friendly. For a crowd, try our salsa varieties. For new takes on corn, look to our creative toppings and spreads.