Dairy-Free Main Dish Recipes

Our collection of dairy-free main dish recipes features big, meaty roasts, slippery noodles, seafood centerpieces, chops, stews, and pasta galore.
Ultra-crispy slow roasted pork shoulder
Ultra-Crispy Slow-Roasted Pork Shoulder Recipe
Platter of grilled skirt steak fajitas, peppers, and onions, with tortillas, cheese, and other toppings in the background.
Grilled Skirt Steak Fajitas Recipe
A wooden platter topped with browned chicken thighs, lime wedges, and cilantro, with cucumber salad on the side.
Vietnamese-Style Baked Chicken Recipe
A platter of Singaporean Chili Crab.
Singaporean Chili Crab Recipe
Chashu Pork (Marinated Braised Pork Belly for Tonkotsu Ramen)
Chashu Pork (Marinated Braised Pork Belly for Tonkotsu Ramen) Recipe
Salmon alongside a tomato eggplant stew, all made on a sheet-pan
Sheet-Pan Salmon With Tomato-Eggplant Compote Recipe
a bowl of Indian Village Chicken Curry
Indian Village (Gavthi) Chicken Curry Recipe
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Montreal Smoked Meat Recipe
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Menemen (Turkish-Style Scrambled Eggs With Tomatoes, Onions, and Chilies) Recipe
Homemade General Tso's chicken on a white plate next to white rice.
The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe
Jamaican Beef Stew in a bowl with white rice and green onions sprinkled on top
Jamaican Beef Stew With Rice Recipe
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Eggplant Rice Bowl (Donburi) Recipe
A grilled boneless chicken breast on a white ceramic plate along with two grilled pieces of corn-on-the-cob.
Grilled Boneless Chicken Breasts Recipe
A platter of falafel garnished with flat-leaf parsley, stacked on top of hummus with pickles and cucumber-tomato salad.
Easy, Herb-Packed Falafel Recipe
The three cup chicken in a white ceramic bowl.
Taiwanese Three Cup Chicken (San Bei Ji) Recipe
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Sous Vide Chicken Breast Recipe
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Smoked Chicken Salad Recipe
A plate of Spanish-Style Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo). On the right hand side of the image is a smaller plate of toasted bread.
Gambas al Ajillo (Spanish-Style Garlic Shrimp) Recipe
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The Secret to Restaurant-Quality Braised Short Ribs Is in the Sauce
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Sous Vide Poached Shrimp Recipe
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Sous Vide Sausages Recipe
Three bowls of West Lake Soup on a pink hued counter. There is a soup spoon in the bottom right corner of the image, and a small bowl of cilantro leaves in the bottom left corner.
West Lake Soup Recipe
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Thai-Inspired Slow-Roasted Pork Shoulder Feast Recipe
A bowl of spicy mapo tofu with a side of rice
Real-Deal Mapo Tofu Recipe
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Chinese Sausage
A bowl of samgyetang, with the whole poached Cornish hen, broth, and fresh scallion topping
Samgyetang (Korean Rice-Stuffed Chicken Soup) Recipe
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Turkey Chintan Ramen Recipe
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Vegan Crispy Stir-Fried Tofu With Broccoli Recipe
A white plate of phat phrik khing with tofu, long beans, rice.
Phat Phrik Khing With Tofu and Long Beans (Thai Dry-Curry Stir-Fry) Recipe
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Pressure Cooker Thai Green Chicken Curry With Eggplant and Kabocha Squash Recipe
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Easy Stir-Fried Chicken With Ginger and Scallions Recipe
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Drunken Chicken Recipe
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Real Texas Chile Con Carne | The Food Lab
A bowl of homemade gluten-free fresh pasta with tomato sauce in an orange bowl.
Gluten-Free Fresh Pasta Recipe
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Einat Admony's Chicken Soup With Gondi (Iranian Chicken and Chickpea Dumplings) Recipe
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Steamed Mussels With Thai-Style Coconut-Curry Broth Recipe
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Sous Vide Tuna Recipe
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Pasta With Rich and Hearty Mushroom Bolognese Recipe
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Cold Soba Noodles With Kale, Avocado, and Miso-Sesame Dressing Recipe
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Braised Lamb Shoulder With Dried Chilies and Dates Recipe
Japanese udon noodles in a ceramic bowl with mushroom-soy broth, stir-fried mushrooms, raw mushrooms, sliced scallions, cabbage, and tofu.
Japanese Udon With Mushroom-Soy Broth, Stir-Fried Mushrooms, and Cabbage (Vegan) Recipe
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Pasta With Braised Broccoli and Tomato Recipe
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Vegan "B.L.A.T."s: Lettuce, Tomato, Avocado, and Crispy Smoked Mushroom Sandwiches Recipe
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Vegan Lasagna alla Bolognese Recipe
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Braised Eggplant With Tofu in Garlic Sauce Recipe
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Cantonese-Style Tofu, Pine Nut, and Jicama Lettuce Cups (San Choi Bao) Recipe
A vegan cheesesteak cut in half with vegan cheese dripping out
Vegan Cheesesteak With Yuba (Tofu Skin) and Mushrooms Recipe
Overhead shot of a pot of vegan curry butternut squash soup with kale
Vegan Curry Butternut Squash Soup With Kale Recipe
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The Nasty Bits: Lamb's Tongue Recipe
Chicken Massaman Curry (Kaeng Matsaman Kai) Recipe
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Tuscan Ribollita With Summer Vegetables Recipe
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Sichuan-Style Braised Eggplant With Pickled Chilies and Garlic (Yu Xiang Qie Zi) Recipe
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The Best Barbecue Chicken Recipe
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Vegan Garbanzos con Espinacas y Jengibre (Spanish Chickpea and Spinach Stew With Ginger) Recipe
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Quick and Easy Dairy- and Fat-Free Colombian Vegetable Soup (Ajiaco Negro) Recipe
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DIY Thai Coconut Curry With Shrimp Instant Noodles Recipe
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Vegan Sweet Potato and 2-Bean Chili With Hominy Recipe
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Hearty White Bean and Spinach Soup with Rosemary and Garlic Recipe