Cauliflower is nutty, slightly sweet, and has a delicious flavor. It is easily manipulated and transformed into so many other dishes because of this! We found 15 of our favorite spiced cauliflower recipes from the Food Monster App where cauliflower is dressed up with some yummy flavor combinations.
Source: Sticky Spicy Cauliflower
Maikki Vasala‘s Tahini-Roasted Cauliflower With Lemony Herb Oil is a gorgeous entree that doubles as a centerpiece! It is craftily spiced and rubbed down with a tahini dressing. Then coated with lemon, herbs, and almonds!
Source: Thai Barbecue Cauliflower
Thai Barbecue Cauliflower? What a strange but delightful combination! These cauliflower bites by Zsu Dever are spiced with sriracha, curry powder, garlic, and brown sugar for an Asian-American fusion recipe that is the ideal finger food!
Just look at the gorgeous color that the turmeric brings Nancy Partington‘s Turmeric-Roasted Cauliflower With Maple-Pomegranate Vinaigrette! Vibrant yellows, reds, greens, make up an earthy yet sweet dish.
Source: Crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Wings
There is a reason that this classic vegan creation is so popular but Gabrielle St. Claire‘s Crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Wings take it to the next level. The simple, crisp batter has hints of garlic in it and it’s just enough to make your guests reach for more!
The delicious sauce in Jackie Newgent‘s Teriyaki Cauliflower and Kale Stir Fry has a secret ingredient! That’s right, pineapple juice. It contains less added sugar that your average teriyaki and brings a serious zing from all of the ginger.
Source: Spanish Cauliflower Rice
Cauliflower rice has fewer calories than regular rice but that doesn’t mean it has to have less flavor! Gabrielle St. Claire‘s Spanish Cauliflower Rice is spiced with adobo, salsa, garlic, and fresh cilantro!
Source: Umami Bomb Cauliflower Bites
This cauliflower is spiced with a wonderful mixture of miso, sesame oil, garlic, and other spices, then roasted until crisp around the edges. Try out Anarki Tjo Affo‘s Umami Bomb Cauliflower Bites when you’re craving some flavorful finger food!
Freshly made basil pesto and a crunchy, toasted almond and cornmeal crumble take these cauliflower steaks to a whole new level of yum! If you’re having a dinner party just make Selva Wohlgemuth‘s Cauliflower Steak With Pesto and Almond Cornmeal Crumbs and layer on some freshly chopped tomatoes and fresh spinach for a healthy, colorful dish!
You just can’t go wrong with the chipotle and lime! These cauliflower bites are crispy, flavorful, and so refreshing! Try Karielyn Tillman‘s Simple Roasted Cauliflower With Chipotle and Lime recipe as a taco or wrap filling!
This spicy Cajun classic is turned vegan with the help of the crispy cornmeal and crumb coated the cauliflower. They’re tossed in a deliciously creamy and spicy sriracha-spiked sauce for Larice Feuerstein‘s yummy, Bang Bang Spicy Cauliflower Lettuce Wraps recipe!
Source: Jerk Cauliflower Tacos
The filling in these Jerk Cauliflower Tacos by Jordan and Clark Cord is coated in a homemade jerk seasoning that is included in the recipe! Try these out for some serious heat and the slightest bit of sweetness! You don’t even have to just stick to tacos with this recipe! Make it in bulk to top your rice bowls or salads!
Rosie Newton and Dillon Sivyour‘s One-Pot Coconut Dal With Spiced Cauliflower is a traditional Nepali-inspired dish, that is so easy to make! Spicy, tender cauliflower top the whole thing off for some added texture and flavor!
For more spicy recipes, check out 15 Hot and Spicy Recipes That Bring on the Heat from our Food Monster App, which is available for both Android and iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day. Check it out!