THE BLOG

10 Veggie Noodle Recipes to Finally Try at Home

08/24/2015 09:09am ET | Updated December 6, 2017
This post was published on the now-closed HuffPost Contributor platform. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. If you need to flag this entry as abusive, send us an email.

We will never not love a lobster roll. (Bless you, summer.) But for nights you want to lighten up, bust out the veggie peeler (or spring for a spiralizer) and see what all this "zoodle" business is about. Here, ten faux-pasta dishes using zucchini, carrot, cucumber, beets and other farmers'-market all-stars.

Vegan Coconut Curry With Sweet Potato Noodles
Dietary restrictions, shmietary restrictions. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440163900-2746093-veggienood2.jpg

Chili-Lime Jicama And Corn Shrimp Salad
Try pronouncing "hee-kah-muh" with a mouth full. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440163928-2634093-veggienood3.jpg

2015-08-21-1440164092-7707163-veggienood4.jpg

2015-08-21-1440164161-1250034-veggienood9.jpg

Spiralized Greek Cucumber Salad With Lemon And Feta
Skip the lettuce and go straight for the good stuff. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440164251-434943-veggienood5.jpg

Beet "Pasta" With Lemon-Creme Sauce And Broiled Salmon
Beets and salmon: This is the beginning of a beautiful friendship. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440164335-6477182-veggienood8.jpg

Thai Kelp Noodle Salad
Eat like a mermaid. (Shell bikini optional.) Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440164406-3306894-veggienood6.jpg

Chicken Pho With Daikon Radish Noodles
Citrus, spice, crunch, chicken...we're listening. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440164474-1862801-veggienood7.jpg

Butternut Squash Lasagna
Comfort food at its summeriest. Get the recipe.

2015-08-21-1440164610-5871682-veggienood10.jpg

2015-08-21-1440163747-1537471-veggienood1.jpg

More from PureWow