Cauliflower is having a moment, and it’s way beyond pizza crusts. This collection of creative cauliflower dishes will transform your cooking game. You’ll be amazed at what this versatile veggie can do.

A cauliflower burger with pesto on top.
Cheddar Cauliflower Burger. Photo credit: Running to the Kitchen.
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Salt and Vinegar Popcorn Cauliflower

Salt and vinegar popcorn cauliflower in a newspaper covered bowl.
Salt and Vinegar Popcorn Cauliflower. Photo credit: Running to the Kitchen.

Love popcorn shrimp? Try this salt and vinegar popcorn cauliflower for a healthier, equally addictive alternative.
Get the Recipe: Salt and Vinegar Popcorn Cauliflower

Buffalo Cauliflower Steaks

Buffalo cauliflower streaks with blue cheese coleslaw on a plate.
Buffalo Cauliflower Steaks. Photo credit: Running to the Kitchen.

Roasted buffalo cauliflower steaks topped with creamy blue cheese coleslaw. A great game day option with a healthy twist.
Get the Recipe: Buffalo Cauliflower Steaks

Cheddar Cauliflower Burgers

Cheddar cauliflower burger with pickled cabbage and pesto on a plate.
Cheddar Cauliflower Burgers. Photo credit: Running to the Kitchen.

Vegetarian cauliflower burgers stuffed with cheddar cheese and topped with pickled red cabbage and refreshing cilantro pesto.
Get the Recipe: Cheddar Cauliflower Burgers

Cauliflower Bacon Gratin

Cauliflower bacon gratin in a white baking dish with serving spoon.
Cauliflower Bacon Gratin. Photo credit: Running to the Kitchen.

The ultimate indulgence: cauliflower baked with salty bacon in a creamy, mouth-watering gratin sauce. Perfect for a comforting and hearty dish.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Bacon Gratin

Roasted Cauliflower Pasta

Roasted Cauliflower Pasta. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

A great break from ordinary pasta dishes, this recipe uses roasted cauliflower with lemon and garlic breadcrumbs for a fresh and flavorful meal.
Get the Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Pasta

Crispy Air Fryer Vegan Cauliflower Tacos

Crispy Air Fryer Vegan Cauliflower Tacos. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

Inspired by crispy fish tacos, these vegan cauliflower tacos are perfect for summer, paired with softened tortillas and cilantro lime slaw.
Get the Recipe: Crispy Air Fryer Vegan Cauliflower Tacos

Air Fryer Cauliflower Wings

Air Fryer Cauliflower Wings. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

Looking for a healthier, vegan alternative to buffalo wings? These air fryer cauliflower wings are a must-try, packing all the flavor without the meat.
Get the Recipe: Air Fryer Cauliflower Wings

Lentil Tacos with Roasted Cauliflower

Lentil Tacos with Roasted Cauliflower. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

These vegan lentil tacos are packed with flavor, featuring roasted cauliflower and a creamy avocado herb sauce. Perfect for a fresh take on taco night.
Get the Recipe: Lentil Tacos with Roasted Cauliflower

Sriracha Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Sriracha Cauliflower Buffalo Wings. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

If you love spicy food, these vegan sriracha cauliflower buffalo wings are a great choice. They’re crispy, spicy, and perfect for an appetizer or snack.
Get the Recipe: Sriracha Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Buffalo Cauliflower Flatbread Sandwiches

Buffalo Cauliflower Flatbread Sandwiches. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

These vegan sandwiches are packed with flavor, featuring roasted buffalo cauliflower on homemade flatbreads with a simple dairy-free ranch dressing.
Get the Recipe: Buffalo Cauliflower Flatbread Sandwiches

Cauliflower Pizza Bowl

Cauliflower Pizza Bowl. Photo credit: Corrie Cooks.

Love pizza but want to avoid the crust? These cauliflower pizza bowls give you all the great flavors of pizza in a healthier way.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Pizza Bowl

Cauliflower Steaks

Cauliflower Steaks. Photo credit: Corrie Cooks.

Cauliflower steaks are hearty and flavorful, making them a great main course. It’s time to let cauliflower shine as the star of the meal.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Steaks

Roasted Garlic Mashed Cauliflower

Roasted Garlic Mashed Cauliflower. Photo credit: Pass Me Some Tasty.

This side dish is creamy, garlicky, and perfect for any dinner or holiday meal. Ready in just 25 minutes, it’s a great veggie-centric option.
Get the Recipe: Roasted Garlic Mashed Cauliflower

Colored Cauliflower Recipe

Colored Cauliflower Recipe. Photo credit: Binky’s Culinary Carnival.

Add vibrant colors to your dinner plate with this colored cauliflower recipe. It’s as visually stunning as it is flavorful, making it a great addition to any meal.
Get the Recipe: Colored Cauliflower Recipe

Bang Bang Cauliflower

Bang Bang Cauliflower. Photo credit: Six Hungry Feet.

Crunchy cauliflower wings coated in a sweet and spicy Bang Bang sauce make for a simple, addictive vegan appetizer that’s hard to resist.
Get the Recipe: Bang Bang Cauliflower

Crispy Orange Cauliflower

Crispy Orange Cauliflower. Photo credit: Six Hungry Feet.

A vegan take on the traditional Chinese takeout dish, “Orange Chicken,” this recipe features crunchy cauliflower bites with a tasty Chinese-style orange sauce.
Get the Recipe: Crispy Orange Cauliflower

Cauliflower Steak With Romesco Sauce

Cauliflower Steak With Romesco Sauce. Photo credit: Six Hungry Feet.

Marinated and baked cauliflower steaks served with homemade Romesco sauce. A great vegan and gluten-free main dish that the whole family will love.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Steak With Romesco Sauce

Cauliflower Popcorn Recipe

Cauliflower Popcorn Recipe. Photo credit: The Gracious Pantry.

Cauliflower popcorn is a great savory snack alternative. Perfect for movie nights, it’s a healthy way to enjoy a crunchy treat.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Popcorn Recipe

Cauliflower Tabbouleh Recipe

Cauliflower Tabbouleh Recipe. Photo credit: The Gracious Pantry.

This cauliflower tabbouleh is light, zingy, and refreshing, making it a great dish for spring. Perfect for a fresh take on a classic recipe.
Get the Recipe: Cauliflower Tabbouleh Recipe

Roasted Cauliflower Carbonara

Roasted Cauliflower Carbonara. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

An easy weeknight dinner using roasted cauliflower, garlic, egg yolks, and crispy bacon. Just like classic carbonara but with a great veggie twist.
Get the Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Carbonara

Tri-Color Cauliflower, Lentils, and Cherry Tacos

Tri-Color Cauliflower, Lentils, and Cherry Tacos. Photo credit: The Sound of Cooking.

These aren’t your ordinary vegan tacos. Fresh cherries pair perfectly with roasted cauliflower, red lentils, and dill for a great taco night or potluck option.
Get the Recipe: Tri-Color Cauliflower, Lentils, and Cherry Tacos

General Tso’s Cauliflower

General Tso’s Cauliflower. Photo credit: Delish Knowledge.

Healthier Chinese food with battered and baked cauliflower florets tossed in a spicy-sweet General Tso’s sauce.
Get the Recipe: General Tso’s Cauliflower

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