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26 Ways To Cook Dinner For Your Favorite Vegetarian

Roses are red, violets are blue, your vegetarian partner doesn't eat meat, and tonight, neither do you!

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4. Radicchio Salad with Manchego Vinaigrette

James Ransom / Via food52.com

Red and a little bitter, just like your heart. This salad is the perfect preamble to the mushroom tart (#6 on this list), risotto (#12), or a special Valentine's pizza (#18). Get the recipe here.

7. Braised Leeks + Muscovado Lentils

sproutedkitchen.com

This dish works as a starter, or if you make a larger portion, as an entree. Just be sure to serve something carb-y with it (entrees like #10, #12, or #24, OR starters like #11 or #21). Either way, your date will say "Oooooh." Get the recipe here.

19. Leek-Stuffed Mushrooms

thejoykitchen.com

Stuffed mushrooms are a food unfairly denied to vegetarians everywhere. Bring a little justice into the world, even if for only one night. (These work as a starter for any entree on this list that isn't too mushroomy.) Get the recipe here.

22. Butternut Orecchiette with Arugula, Chickpeas, and Pine Nuts

thefirstmess.com

Pasta + legume + vegetable + Parmesan cheese = "I understand your needs, vegetarian lover." Great on its own on a regular night, better after #4 or #16 on V-Day. Get the recipe here.