Recipes for the Vegetarian Week #vegchallenge: Day 7


You’ve made it to the end of the #vegweek challenge: well done, you! For our final veggie week recipe, here’s a hearty bean chilli packed full of flavour and goodness. 

Vegetable Chilli with Rice

½ small chopped onion
¼ chopped green pepper
½ chopped celery stick
1 crushed garlic clove
2 tsp coconut oil
100g tinned tomatoes
1 tsp tomato puree
½ tsp chilli paste (or flakes or powder)
½ tin (200g) Biona organic black beans
150g basmati rice (or preferred rice)
A pinch of ground cumin
Grated Divo vegetarian parmesan

  • Fry the onion, green pepper, celery and garlic in the oil in a non-stick heavy-based pan for about five minutes, until vegetables are tender.
  • Add tomatoes, tomato puree, chilli paste, beans and cumin.
  • Bring to the boil and simmer for ten minutes.
  • Serve with cooked rice and grated parmesan.

We hope everyone’s had a great week, and even if you haven’t taken the challenge this time, we hope you’ll try some of these delicious recipes. Visit for a photo round-up of some of the delicious things people have made this week.

What great vegetarian dishes have you made? Leave your comments blow.

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