Top 14 Veg Recipes Under 30 Minutes | Quick Veg Recipes

Top Veg Recipes Under 30 Minutes: Find here list of 14 best veg recipes that can be made under 30 minutes like tamarind rice, jeera vegetables, Indian stir fry, butter paneer, pommes gratin & many more.

NDTV Food Desk  |  Updated: July 15, 2020 16:25 IST

Top 14 Veg Recipes Under 30 Minutes | Quick Veg Recipes

Quick Veg Recipes: Toss up the best of our veg recipes for your next meal.

Top 13 Veg Recipes Under 30 Minutes: Love to eat but don't have the time to cook? Well, we bring you quick recipes that can be rustled up within 30 minutes without requiring much effort. Sounds too good to be true? Try it to believe it! There's nothing quite like enjoying simple flavours in home-made meals. Not only is it healthy, you can also pick your favourite ingredients and customise the flavours as per your liking. And when it comes to veggies there are so many delicious ways you can cook them! You should make the most of seasonal produce to load up on all the essential nutrients.

Kitchen experiments are great but not for those days when your stomach screams of hunger and you're time bound, well, and that's on most days! Fix yourself a meal in minutes with our seriously quick veg recipes. All you need are a few fresh ingredients and less than 30 minutes. With these terribly easy veg recipes you won't have to skip a meal on those busy weeknights. Going green is a great way to save time as veggies take lesser time to cook and are fuss-free.

Throw in your favorites and rustle up a main course salad. Or how about a herby veg stir-fry? Well, sandwiches are definitely life savers! Breathe easy as you'll find all that you need right here.

Here are 14 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes You Can Make In Under 30 Minutes

1. Whole Wheat Pasta in Mushroom Sauce

A stunning whole wheat pasta laced with a creamy mushroom sauce ready in just 25 minutes! Made with whole wheat pasta, this delicious dish is a healthy and guilt-free too! 


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Pasta in mushroom sauce
Healthy and wholesome Pasta.

2.  Aloo Tamatar Ka Jhol

Cut the fuss with this simple yet satisfying Indian veg curry. Two humble ingredients that you'll always find in your pantry and a few mild spices can create you a meal in minutes.

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Aloo tamatarThe all-time favourite curry of North-India.

3. Tamarind Rice

Mitch Hedberg rightly said, "Rice is great if you're really hungry and want to eat two thousand of something". A wholesome rice recipe bursting with the tang of tamarind and the crunch of peanuts and chana dal.

(Also Read: How To Make Simple Tamarind (Imli) Chutney At Home?)

Tamarind riceEasy, tangy rice to get going.

4. Jeera Vegetables

Green is good! A lovely mix of spinach, carrots and potatoes, brightened with the peppery flavor of cumin, a game changing condiment. This delicious melange of veggies can be teamed with piping hot chapattis or rice. 

CommentsJeera Vegetables
Healthy, easy and wholesome dish to gorge on the go.

5. Southern Style Okra

This recipe will change the way you see lady fingers. Enhanced with Southern flavours of mustard seeds, tamarind, jaggery and coconut, a simple recipe that will leave you delighted. Pair them with roti or rice for best experience. 

Southern style Okra
A twist to the Ladyfinger that you won't be able to resist.

6. Mediterranean Watermelon Salad

A recent study established that a Mediterranean diet that mostly consists of olive oil and fresh veggies can help in reducing blood pressure and promote healthy heart functions. So try this healthy salad of watermelons, tomatoes, cucumber and bell peppers, dressed lightly in olive oil and mustard.

watermelon salad
The love for melons would only grow with this.

7. Indian Stir Fry

A stir fry comfortably tops the health charts. This can be made in a snap and allow you to control the amount of fat used. A quick mix of veggies like baby corn, mushroom, bell peppers and artichokes, tossed in mustard oil with desi spices.

Indian stir fryA complete pack of healthy eating.

8. Butter Paneer

Lovely chunks of paneer bathed in a heavenly gravy of butter, tomatoes, methi leaves, cashew paste and milk. A quick recipe to satisfy your soul.

Butter Paneer
Perfect mix of spicy, creamy, and healthy.

9. VGV Vegetable Sandwich

A fresh mix of broccoli, zucchini and eggplant, marinated in herbs and placed between beautiful buns. Add a dash of plum chutney and cream cheese to round the dish.
Vegetable SandwichA quick breakfast for a busy morning, this sandwich is going to fill you up instantly. 

10. Pommes Gratin

A dreamy combination of potatoes, cream, cheese and butter. For days when you feel like treating yourself. Slurp, slurp. 

Pommes gratin
Treat for the taste buds and your health with this scintillating recipe

11. Vegetable Pakoda 

Pakodas have been a staple in some of our best monsoon and evening moments. They are not only quick and easy to make, but are a hit with everyone. These hot and crispy besan laden pakodas, filled with fresh veggies like carrot, potato, onion and capsicum, are an absolute treat. Toss them up in chat masala and serve with lip-smacking mint chutney! 
onion pakodaThese hot and crispy besan laden pakodas are filled with fresh veggies like carrot and potato.

12. Basanti Pulao

Also known as mishti pulao or meethe chawal, this fragrant yellow rice dish is prepared on a lavish scale during Basant Panchami festivities. The goodness of raisins and cashew nuts adds to the richness of the rice dish. The rice is cooked in ghee and a mix of fragrant spices like cinnamon, cloves, cardamom and bay leaves.

13. Green Pea Upma

This healthy and hearty breakfast preparation made with lightly roasted semolina and green peas cooked together and lightly tempered with mustard seeds and curry leaves is one of the best start you can have to your day!
upmaUpma is a popular breakfast from South India. 


Quick, easy and super delicious, veg fried rice is an excellent way to use the leftover rice. Tossed in the goodness of veggies such as cabbage, carrot and beans along with baby corn, soy sauce, chillies and garlic, this rice recipe is the perfect lunch or dinner option.

fried rice
Easy, quick and delicious fried rice recipe that kids and adults would love alike. 
Now that you have these recipes handy, your busy, rushing mornings are sorted. Treat yourself to easy, quick delicious dishes everyday.

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