I seem to know more and more vegetarians. (The official stats say it's growing and growing in the UK, so it's no surprise.) Me too. And for some reason, I was wondering, what does everyone tend to eat, on an ordinary weekday evening meal? Although it's nice to share recipes and maybe even food photos, that's a completely different thing from the mid-week everyday cooking.
So what do people have on a normal Wednesday...? Well. I asked them all. This Wednesday. Here are the answers I got:
"Cereal (sorry! my bad!)"
"Veggie moussaka made with Quorn mince and aubergine"
"Homemade patatas bravas with salsa and sour cream and tomato & cucumber slad with croutons"
Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm niiiiiiiiiiiice. That all sounds lovely.
Have we learnt anything? Well, Quorn gets a decent showing (I notice that because I'm not into it myself), pops up 3 times versus halloumi's 2. At a rough guess, approx half of the meals rely on cheese. I kinda think I rely too much on cheese for veggie cookery. But there's a pretty good spread in the types of protein and the types of carbs people have in their meals. Anyway. It all sounds very nice.