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18 Meatless Thanksgiving Mains That Are More Satisfying Than The Bird

No turkey? No worries. We've got your back ( and your belly)

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1. Meatless Pumpkin Kibbeh

A Thanksgiving twist on a Middle Eastern classic. Find the recipe HERE
Vicky & Ruth / Via mayihavethatrecipe.com

A Thanksgiving twist on a Middle Eastern classic. Find the recipe HERE

2. Roasted Stuffed Poblanos with Smoky Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes and Black Beans

This year's Thanksgiving showstopper. Find the recipe HERE
Traci / Via vanillaandbean.com

This year's Thanksgiving showstopper. Find the recipe HERE

3. Pumpkin Soup

Yes, when a soup is this hearty, we call it a main. Find the recipe HERE
Florian / Via contentednesscooking.com

Yes, when a soup is this hearty, we call it a main. Find the recipe HERE

4. Pumpkin Gnocchi In Chipotle Bechamel

Because there's more to Pumpkin than PSL. Find the recipe HERE
Viky & Ruth / Via mayihavethatrecipe.com

Because there's more to Pumpkin than PSL. Find the recipe HERE

5. Sweet Potato Forbidden Rice Bowls

Carbs for life. Find the recipe HERE
Sarah / Via awhiskandtwowands.com

Carbs for life. Find the recipe HERE

6. Tempeh Wellington With Beer & Sweet Onion Gravy

Super easy and fool proof ( take that, chef Ramsey!). Find the recipe HERE
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Super easy and fool proof ( take that, chef Ramsey!). Find the recipe HERE

7. Vegan Butternut Squash & Mushroom Lasagna with Tofu Ricotta

You'll never go back to that frozen stuff. EVER. Find the recipe HERE
Nisha / Via lawsofbliss.com

You'll never go back to that frozen stuff. EVER. Find the recipe HERE

8. Vegan Shakshuka

Green eggs, FTW. Find the recipe HERE.
Paris / Via greensandfries.com

Green eggs, FTW. Find the recipe HERE.

9. Maple Roasted Butternut Squash Tacos

Tacos trump turkey. Find the recipe HERE
Jessica / Via jessicagavin.com

Tacos trump turkey. Find the recipe HERE

10. Sweet Potato & Brussels Sprout Stir-Fry with Smoky Black Pepper Tempeh

Tempeh trumps turkey, too. Find the recipe HERE
Alissa / Via connoisseurusveg.com

Tempeh trumps turkey, too. Find the recipe HERE

11. Lentil & Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

Protein and iron, without an ounce of meat. Who would have thought... Find the recipe HERE
Andrew / Via oneingredientchef.com

Protein and iron, without an ounce of meat. Who would have thought... Find the recipe HERE

12. Vegan Shepherds Pie with Chickpeas & Sweet Potato

Same dish, different bean. Equally awesome. Find the recipe HERE
Richa / Via veganricha.com

Same dish, different bean. Equally awesome. Find the recipe HERE

13. Kale, Mushroom, Leek Savory Bread Pudding

Even meat eaters will drool over this one. Find the recipe HERE
Traci / Via vanillaandbean.com

Even meat eaters will drool over this one. Find the recipe HERE

14. Butternut Squash with Cranberry Quinoa Stuffing

Cause stuffing a butternut squash is not frowned upon. Find the recipe HERE
Andrew / Via oneingredientchef.com

Cause stuffing a butternut squash is not frowned upon. Find the recipe HERE

15. Honeynut Squash & Cherry Tomato Tofu Quiche

You've never seen tofu this pretty before. Find the recipe HERE
Nisha / Via lawsofbliss.com

You've never seen tofu this pretty before. Find the recipe HERE

16. Spinach “Chicotta” Stuffed Pasta Shells

"Chicotta" = Chickpea ricotta. In case you were wondering. Find the recipe HERE
Andrew / Via oneingredientchef.com

"Chicotta" = Chickpea ricotta. In case you were wondering. Find the recipe HERE

17. Chickpea Veggie Loaf

Self explanatory, no? Find the recipe HERE
Richa / Via veganricha.com

Self explanatory, no? Find the recipe HERE

18. Smoky Mac-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Who needs a main when you can have two awesome sides in one? Find the recipe HERE
Jackie / Via veganyackattack.com

Who needs a main when you can have two awesome sides in one? Find the recipe HERE

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