Imaging Thanksgiving without the turkey? What would it be like? Well, it could be a meat-free Thanksgiving. Which can be a delicious alternative to the stuffed bird and giblet gravy? With vegetarianism creating such a huge uproar, Turkey is no more the core item on Thanksgiving. Its soy-based substitute, "Tofurky" and many other vegetarian delicacies are now emerging to be hot favorites with people. Thanksgiving can be a challenge for vegans and vegetarians, and the omnivores who cook for them. Check out this delicious recipe for a comforting and delicious soup. It makes a great first course at Thanksgiving or a meatless meal for any other night. In fact vegetarian Thanksgiving can be a glamorous affair taking into consideration that being vegetarian is now in rage for the fact that is the best way to show your compassion towards the animals as well as living healthy, keeping ailments such as heart disease, cancer, strokes, diabetes as well as food poisoning at bay.
Although a gratin is not a traditional Thanksgiving dish, cauliflower and fennel are delightful fall flavors. This dish is creamy, rich, and satisfying. It's a really special dish for vegans and vegetarians and omnivores alike. Gravy is such a important part of any holiday meal, especially Thanksgiving. You don't need to rely on Turkey drippings for rich and flavorful gravy. Slowly simmered porcini mushrooms create a delicious, savory stock, perfect for gravy!