24 Meat-Free Super Bowl Recipes

Ethan Calabrese

Not every football fan and Super Bowl party host wants to load up on meat — and there’s plenty of ways to do the buffet besides burgers and wings. Cook up the best vegetarian Super Bowl recipes from appetizers to desserts, and don’t forget to check out our Super Bowl party games, plus more treat and snack ideas.

Mike Garten

Crispy Mushroom and Muenster Sliders

Your Super Bowl party is the perfect occasion to whip up these mushroom- and cheese-packed sliders instead of a classic veggie burger.

Get the recipe for Crispy Mushroom and Muenster Sliders »

Mike Garten

Smoky Guacamole

Guacamole is always a party favorite, so try something new by grilling your avocados before you mash ’em.
Mike Garten

Creamy Beer Cheese

Try serving this beer cheese with our bite-sized pretzels. Your guests will be munching on them all day long.

Get the recipe for Creamy Beer Cheese »

Mike Garten

Provolone Veggie Party Subs

Finally, a vegetarian-friendly sub! Your other guests won’t even miss the meat because these sandwiches are packed with filling broccoli, peppers, onions, and artichokes.

Get the recipe for Provolone Veggie Party Subs »

Mike Garten

Zucchini Tots

Given the rising popularity of zoodles, consider tater tots officially out and zucchini tots in.

Get the recipe for Zucchini Tots »

Mike Garten

Cheesy Monkey Bread

The best perk of being vegetarian instead of vegan? Getting to chow down on this super cheesy app.

Get the recipe for Cheesy Monkey Bread »

Chelsea Lupkin

Cauliflower Wings

Your days of being shamed for not eating wings on Super Bowl Sunday are over thanks to this genius cauliflower alternative.

Get the recipe from Delish »

Erin Phraner

Football Grilled Cheese

Anything football-shaped deserves a spot on your Super Bowl party’s menu — especially when it’s this cheesy.

Get the recipe for Football Grilled Cheese »

Yunhee Kim

Three-Cheese Artichoke Dip

Pro tip: Make this creamy dip up to three days in advance then just pop it in the oven on the morning of game day.

Get the recipe for Three-Cheese Artichoke Dip »

Chelsea Lupkin

Loaded Greek Hummus

Take your dip game to the next level with this seriously loaded hummus recipe that features tons of chopped veggies and feta cheese.

Get the recipe from Delish »

Buff Strickland

Oven Avocado Fries

These are basically a dream come true for all you avocado lovers out there, and the Creamy Chipotle Lime Sauce is the perfect dip to go with ’em.

Get the recipe from Country Living »

Ethan Calabrese

Football-Shaped Bread Bowl

You already love Panera’s bread bowls, so why not go all out with the football theme on Super Bowl Sunday? Just add your favorite dip.

Get the recipe for Football-Shaped Bread Bowl »

Mike Garten

Grilled Asparagus and Shiitake Tacos

Our favorite Mexican food is so much better when it’s this colorful — oh, and completely vegetarian.

Get the recipe for Grilled Asparagus and Shiitake Tacos »

Mike Garten

Sweet Potato-Ricotta Pierogies

We won’t judge if you want to eat these pierogies with your hands — they’re THAT good. Just dip each one into a cup of the sage-brown butter topping.

Get the recipe for Sweet Potato-Ricotta Pierogies »

Mike Garten

Naan Chips and Grilled Onion Dip

Everyone loves a classic onion dip, but a homemade version featuring naan chips will wow their tastebuds.

Get the recipes for Naan Chips and Grilled Onion Dip »

Danielle Occhiogrosso

Roasted Mushroom Parmesan Sandwich

Next time you’re craving an eggplant parm, swap out the eggplant for mushrooms. You’re welcome.

Get the recipe for Roasted Mushroom Parmesan Sandwich »

Mike Garten

Crispy Potatoes With Vegan Nacho Sauce

You could pair these tasty potato bites with real cheese sauce, but this version will even please your totally plant-based friends.

Get the recipe for Crispy Potatoes With Vegan Nacho Sauce »

Mike Garten

Roasted Tomato and Chive Pizza

Regular cheese pizza is always an option, but this one’s easy to make (read: only 25 minutes of cook time) and a lot fancier.

Get the recipe for Roasted Tomato and Chive Pizza »

Mike Garten

Smoky Vegan Black Bean Soup

You can even use the slow-cooker function on your Instant Pot to make this warm, hearty soup.

Get the recipe for Smoky Vegan Black Bean Soup »

Chelsea Lupkin

Parmesan Cauliflower Bites

Dip these veggie bites into your favorite marinara sauce for a low-calorie (and crowd-pleasing!) snack.

Get the recipe from Delish »

Raymond Hom

Zucchini and Cheese Quesadillas

Make your quesadillas way more filling by adding zucchini to the mix then serving with salsa and avocado.

Get the recipe for Zucchini and Cheese Quesadillas »

Steve Giralt

Beet and Feta Cheese Dip

Mix a brightly colored veggie and some feta in with the chickpeas when you want to switch up the hummus.

Get the recipe from Woman’s Day »

Con Poulos

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake

Sure, most desserts are usually vegetarian to begin with, but we can’t resist including this candy-topped cheesecake.

Get the recipe for Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake »

Brian Woodcock

Football Whoopie Pies With Cinnamon Cream

These football-inspired treats will make your dessert table a whole lot sweeter.

Get the recipe from Country Living »

SOURCE: Good Housekeeping, by Amina Lake Abdelrahman