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23 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes With 5 Ingredients Or Less

Water, salt, pepper, and olive oil are all freebie ingredients.

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1. Easy Baked Jalapeño Cheese Crisps

It's basically a jalapeño popper in the form of a crisp, and I, for one, am drooling. Get the recipe here.

2. Citrus and Pomegranate Salad

This one can be modified based on whatever type of citrus you have on hand! If your citrus is a little tart, drizzle some honey on top. Get the recipe here.

3. Slow-Cooker White Queso Dip

If you serve this at a party, you will win all of the prizes forever. Get the recipe here.

4. Crispy Chipotle Roasted Chickpeas

Get the recipe here.

5. Waffle Iron Hashbrowns

Crispy potatoes? Yes please! Get the recipe here.

6. Avocado Halves Prepared Four Ways

All but one require five ingredients or less (the last one uses six). Get the recipe here.

7. Slow-Cooker Creamed Corn

Get the recipe here.

8. Wonton Mozzarella Sticks

What an amazing world we live in! Get the recipe here.

9. Spinach and Feta Dip With Greek Yogurt and Walnuts

Get the recipe here.

10. Pea Tendril and Pistachio Pesto

Put this over pasta and you're good to go. Get the recipe here.

11. Cacio e Pepe With a Parmesan Frico

Cacio e pepe literally means cheese and pepper, and a frico is basically just a cracker made of pure cheese (yes, hallelujah). Just make sure to get rennet-free* parmesan. Get the recipe here.

*Most veg heads already know this, but many cheeses contain a little-known ingredient called rennet, which is not vegetarian! If you are cooking for vegetarians, make sure to check the cheese's ingredient list.

12. White Pizza with Pecorino, Scallions, and Egg

You can sub for Parmesan or any other hard cheese you have on hand. Get the recipe here.

13. Roasted Bean and Cheese Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Get the recipe here.

14. Oven Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic Soup With Crispy Mushrooms

This one is also vegan! Get the recipe here.

15. Healthy Spinach Parmesan Zucchini Noodles

Get the recipe here.

16. Easy Spelt Flatbread

This flatbread can be used for healthy pizzas or even as a sandwich wrap. Get the recipe here.

17. Chickpea Coconut Curry With Broccoli

You can always swap out the broccoli for another veggie you have on hand. Get the recipe here.

18. One-Pot Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili

This quick and simple dinner couldn't be easier to make. Get the recipe here.

19. Spinach, Mushroom, and Feta Frittata

So technically this has six ingredients, unless you use olive oil instead of butter. But either will work for this recipe! Check it out here.

20. Goat Cheese and Egg Souffle Cups With Puff Pastry

Simple but extremely elegant. Get the recipe here.

21. Whole Wheat Green Tomato Galette

With a sneaky under-layer of melted Italian cheeses. Get the recipe here.

22. One-Pot French Onion Pasta

Just replace the chicken broth with vegetable broth and you're good to go!

P.S. This recipe calls for topping the pasta with Parmesan and arugula, but that's totally optional (and would technically mean seven ingredients instead of five). Check it out here.

23. Linguine With Arugula, Garlic, and Parmesan

Get the recipe here.