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Vegetarian and Vegan Pasta and Noodle Recipes

Pasta makes for a quick and easy vegetarian or vegan meal and is a versatile enough staple that you can dress it up hundreds of ways without getting bored. Get inspired by my collection of vegetarian and vegan pasta recipes, including vegetarian lasagna recipes, vegan pasta sauces, Chinese noodle salad recipes, and more vegetarian pasta recipes.
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Vegetarian baked pasta
Vegetarian baked pasta casseroles - Oven-baked vegetarian pasta casseroles

Angel Hair Pasta Primavera
Angel Hair Pasta Primavera is a healthy main dish easy enough to prepare on a weeknight. With lots of veggies and a creamy soymilk white sauce, this vegetarian and vegan recipe is very low in fat.

Vegetarian and vegan pasta salads for summer
Vegetarian and vegan pasta salads for summer

Tofu Manicotti Recipe
Don't tell them the filling in this manicotti recipe isn't ricotta and chances are they'll never even suspect that it's tofu! This manicotti recipe is both vegetarian and vegan.

Lemon pine nut cappellini recipe
Add this lemon pine nut cappellini recipe to your repertoire of quick and easy pasta dishes that you can turn to on a busy night when you want to fill up but just don't feel like cooking. If you don't have fresh broccoli on hand, raid your freezer and toss in some thawed frozen veggies, whatever you have on hand. Top it all off with some parmesan cheese or nutritional yeast, if you're vegan.

Vegan Fettucine Alfredo Recipe
A rich, creamy, dairy-free, cheeseless vegan alfredo sauce. Think you're dreaming? You're not! Try this incredibly easy and incredibly delicious creamy vegan alfredo sauce for a satisfying vegan fettucine alredo.

Sun-dried Tomato and Walnut Penne Pasta
Sun-dried Tomato and Walnut Penne Pasta

Oven-baked pasta with cheese and spinach
An oven-baked pasta dish with ricotta cheese, tomatoes and spinach. This cheesy casserole is healthy enough that adults will approve, yet cheesy enough that kids will eat it.

Basic oven-baked pasta recipe
Here's a basic and quick recipe for a vegetarian oven-baked pasta casserole. This recipe is just the basics, so you can get it into the oven quick, or, personalize it with whatever you have on hand. Use ziti or penne pasta. A package of mixed frozen veggies could also be added to make this quick and easy oven-baked past more nutritious.

Creamy Artichoke Pasta
This creamy artichoke pasta dish is great for every day or special occasions. Dress it up a bit by adding sun-dried tomatoes or mushrooms. For a vegan version, simply omit the cheese.

Vegetarian Olive and Feta Pasta Recipe
A vegetarian pasta recipe you can serve hot for dinner or cold for a pasta salad. This is a quick and easy vegetarian pasta recipe full of healthy fiber and protein and suitable for vegetarian kids.

Pasta with white beans and spinach
A pasta recipe with spinach and beans for extra meat-free protein. A good transitional dish if you're new to eating vegetarian.

Vegan Pasta Puttanesca with Eggplant
Vegan Pasta Puttanesca with Eggplant

Low Fat Pumpkin and Sage Vegetarian Pasta Recipe
Savory and aromatic, this vegetarian and vegan pumpkin and sage pasta sauce recipe is naturally lower in fat than other pumpkin pasta sauce recipes, and is perfect for an unusual main dish for autumn or anytime.

Macaroni and cheese with apples
Homemade macaroni and cheese with a tasty sauce and baked with apples.

Southwest Macaroni and Cheese with Beans and Tofu
Vegetarian macaroni and cheese with black beans and tofu. Perfect for vegetarian kids and parents short on time!

Mediterranean Spinach and Pasta
A healthy and textured vegetarian pasta recipe, inspired by the flavors of the Mediterranean! This vegetarian pasta recipe combines Parmesan cheese and lots of fresh chopped parsley and is a healthy and hearty vegetarian main dish pasta.

Vegetarian Tomato Basil Pasta with Asiago Cheese
Vegetarian Tomato Basil Pasta with Asiago Cheese

Vegan lasagna recipes
Like vegan lasagna? Here's plenty of cheeseless dairy-free lasagna recipes, each of which is completely delicious and 100% cholesterol-free

Creamy Vegan Alfredo Sauce with Vegan Cheese
Creamy Vegan Alfredo Sauce with Vegan Cheese

Vegetarian Pasta Puttanesca
A vegetarian pasta puttanesca recipe. Pasta puttanesca is a low-fat pasta sauce recipe with capers, kalamata olives and red pepper flakes in a sauce similar to a marinara sauce. This Italian pasta puttanesca recipe is both vegetarian and vegan.

Tempeh Chinese noodle bowl
Tempeh and noodles mix with vegetables in this simple noodle bowl dish for vegetarians and vegans.

Cheesey Pasta Primavera
A simple vegetarian pasta primavera recipe with green beans and bell peppers. For a vegan version, just use a vegan soy parmesan, or omit the cheese - it will still be delicious!

Whole Wheat Pasta with Vegetables
Whole Wheat Pasta with Vegetables

Vegetarian Lasagna Recipes
Looking for an easy and healthy vegetarian lasagna recipe? Check out some of my favorite vegetarian and vegan lasagna recipes here. Whether you're looking for a traditional Italian main dish or want to experiment with something new, there's a vegetarian lasagna recipe here that will surely do the trick.

Kids Vegetarian Pesto Pasta with Tomatoes Recipe
Kids Vegetarian Pesto Pasta with Tomatoes Recipe

Mediterranean Rainbow Pasta
Rockin' Rainbow Pasta. A hearty vegetarian pasta dish with peppers, olives, beans and fresh herbs.

Easy Artichoke and Tofu Pasta Recipe
Easy Artichoke and Tofu Pasta Recipe - Easy Vegan Pasta Recipe - Vegetarian Italian Food Dish

Low-Fat Vegan Alfredo Sauce Recipe
Low-Fat Vegan Alfredo Sauce Recipe

Vegetarian Carrot Gnocchi Recipe
Looking for an unusual but healthy Italian gnocchi recipe? Try this twist on traditional Italian gnocchi with a vegetarian recipe that is dairy-free. Vegetarian Carrot Gnocchi.

Pasta with Vegetarian Chik'n and Bacon
Pasta with Vegetarian Chik'n and Bacon

Quick Vegetarian Mushroom Stroganoff Recipe
Quick Vegetarian Mushroom Stroganoff Recipe

Vegan Fettucine Alfredo with Tofutti Cream Cheese
Vegan Fettucine Alfredo with Tofutti Cream Cheese

Gnocchi with Sage and Butter Sauce
Gnocchi with Sage and Butter Sauce

Avocado and Pesto Pasta Recipe
Being born and raised in California, I'm a firm believer that you can never eat too many avocados! This California-inspired pesto pasta recipe combines the light, creamy flavor of the avocado with a rich basil pesto for a unique vegetarian pasta dish.

Crunchy Fettucini with Avocado
Avocado, walnuts and sun-dried tomatoes add texture and crunch to this unusual vegetarian and vegan pasta dish. Although the ingredients may be a bit fancy, the recipe itself is very quick and easy to prepare, and is sure to impress your family, friends or guests.

Three Bean Pasta with Creamy Spinach Sauce
Three Bean Pasta with Creamy Spinach Sauce

Cheesey zucchini pasta
A fresh, homemade pasta sauce filled with zucchini and summer squash and topped with a bounty of cheese. Yum!

Vegetarian Pasta Primavera Salad
Pasta primavera salad. The word primavera may mean "spring" but this easy vegetarian pasta salad recipe is perfect all year long.

Vegan Cheesy Macaroni Casserole
Vegan macaroni and "cheese" casserole is perfect for your vegan kids! You can sneak in some diced vegetables or even some sauteed tofu for some extra nutrition. This vegetarian pasta casserole recipe is simple enough to make any night of the week.

Vegetarian Ratatouille
Ratatouille, a French eggplant and vegetable dish is usually made vegetarian, but is often served with meat. Why not make this vegetarian and vegan ratatouille recipe and serve with rice or pasta instead? Or, layer on lightly toasted French bread for a vegetarian ratatouille sandwich.

Vegetarian "chicken" linguini with artichokes
A classic Italian pasta dish made meatfree, vegetarian and vegan with a vegetarian chicken substitute. This linguini dish is made with artichokes, fresh lemon and Parmesan cheese.

Bow-tie pasta salad with collard greens
A bow-tie pasta salad or pasta entree recipe (depending on if you prefer it hot or cold - up to you!) made with mushrooms and collard greens. Perfect for healthy vegetarian or vegan picnics.

Roasted vegetable pasta recipe
Roasted vegetables top off a simple pasta dish.

Easy vegan nutritional yeast pasta recipe
It's easy and it's quick, its vegetarian and vegan and it's tasty, but it's sure not fancy. Spruce it up with some frozen peas, fresh broccoli or chopped tomatoes.

Vegetarian Pasta E Fagioli
Vegetarian Pasta E Fagioli

Artichoke and Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Recipe
Artichoke and Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Recipe

Vegetarian baked pasta casserole with Swiss chard, white wine and ricotta cheese
Vegetarian baked pasta casserole with Swiss chard, white wine and ricotta cheese

Vegan gnocchi without eggs
I've tried plenty of homemade vegan gnocchi recipes, and this one is my favorite way. Egg or no egg, gnocchi always runs the risk of being dry and flaky, rather than light and puffy. An eggless and vegan homemade Italian gnocchi recipe.

Easy Garlic Pasta Recipe
This simple vegetarian and vegan recipe for garlic pasta can be whipped up in just a few minutes.

Classic vegetarian baked macaroni and cheese
Classic vegetarian baked macaroni and cheese with fontina, cheddar and Parmesan

Vegetarian peanut noodles with mango
If you like Thai-style peanut noodles or even just Thai food in general, you're going to love this version made with scallions, mint and topped off with fresh mango.

Quick and easy vegetarian pasta with spinach and ricotta cheese
Quick and easy vegetarian pasta with spinach and ricotta cheese recipe. I really enjoyed slurping up this vegetarian pasta dish just as it is, and, for simplicity, you really can't beat this one-dish meal made with spinach, soymilk, ricotta cheese, olive oil and a bit of salt and pepper.

Linguine with Walnut Sauce
Linguine with Walnut Sauce is a unique Italian pasta dish. Enjoy this vegetarian and vegan recipe.

Chinese Style Spaghetti
Chinese-style spaghetti is the perfect way to perk up an ordinary plate of spaghetti or noodles. This dish is both vegetarian and vegan.

Vegetarian and Vegan Pumpkin and Sage Pasta Sauce Recipe
Savory and aromatic, this vegetarian and vegan pumpkin and sage pasta sauce recipe is naturally low in fat, and perfect for an unusual main dish.

Baked pasta casserole with roasted squash
In this decadent baked pasta dish, butternut squash is roasted with fresh thyme stems and whole garlic cloves before being baked into a creamy and cheesey casserole, with the addition of white beans for protein.

Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese
Vegetarian macaroni and cheese in the crockpot!

Orzo tabbouleh recipe
Orzo tabbouleh recipe - Vegetarian orzo tabouli salad recipe - Orzo salad with fresh herbs - vegetarian vegan orzo recipe

Three Cheese Vegetarian Stuffed Shells
This vegetarian pasta recipe for jumbo stuffed shells uses three different cheeses.

Lemon Cream Pasta Sauce
An Italian pasta sauce recipe using heavy cream and lemon zest for a unique vegetarian fettuccine pasta recipe.

Vegetarian Pasta Primavera with Artichokes
Vegetarian pasta primavera is a classic and healthy main dish. This Italian recipe calls for artichokes, celery and fresh herbs.

Greek Vegetable and Pasta Soup
A vegetarian pasta recipe from Greece for vegetable soup with spaghetti noodles.

Stovetop vegetarian orzo and spinach skillet
Stovetop vegetarian orzo and spinach skillet with chickpeas - a vegetarian recipe

Vegetarian Ramen with Thai Peanut Sauce
Vegetarian Ramen with Thai Peanut Sauce

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