Veggie Weekend Treats Meal Plan

Three delicious veggie recipes perfect for weekend treats. For Friday night, Carrot and chickpea burgers. Saturday, a crisp butternut baklava and Sunday, peppers stuffed with creamy pearl barley risotto.

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More About our Veggie Weekend Treats meal plan 

If you are vegetarian and love cooking or if you are thinking of reducing your meat intake, then try these unusual veggie dishes they will surprise and tantalise your taste buds. Our carrot and chickpea burgers with barbecue sauce are incredibly filling and taste amazing, the burgers are flavoured with apricot, cumin, coriander and garlic. To add to this medley of flavours our burger is served with a homemade barbecue sauce and sweet potato chips. Our Saturday night treat is a savoury baklava, this amazing taste combination is absolutely delicious, layers of roast butternut squash, fresh tomato sauce and filo pastry. The baklava is flavoured with turmeric, cinnamon, ginger and honey and served with a simple green salad. The final dish is pearl barley stuffed red peppers, our pearl barley stuffing is flavoured with white wine, mushrooms, thyme and parmesan, the peppers are topped with mascarpone cheese. These sumptuous peppers are served with a green salad with a pesto and tomato dressing. 

Who is this plan for.

These fantastic recipes make the perfect dinner meal plan for 

  • vegetarian
  • flexitarians 
  • people who love cooking modern recipes

Difficulty Rating

These recipes are perfect for anyone with basic cooking skills

Top Tips

  •  don't forget to soak your pearl barley 
  •  make extra chickpea and carrot burgers as they freeze perfectly

FAQ

Can you use pearl barley for risotto?

yes pearl barley is an ideally replacement for risotto rice and has a delicious nutty taste