Lent is in full swing for many people. Whether you're observing it or not, these 6 meatless stews are perfect late-winter comfort food.

March 06, 2014

Lent is in full swing for many people. Whether you're observing it or not, these 6 meatless stews are perfect late-winter comfort food.

1. West African Peanut Stew
If for some reason you didn't know that okra and peanuts go together, consider yourself newly informed.

2. Eggplant and Lentil Stew
This stew includes pomegranate molasses, a must-have for Middle Easter cooking.

3. Winter Vegetable Chili
Spicy, smoky chipotles finish this hearty hominy stew.

4. Chickpea and Spinach Stew
This Spanish stew is ready in 30 minutes.

5. Quick White Bean Stew with Swiss Chard and Tomatoes
If you don't have white beans, chickpeas are also delicious.

6. Spring Vegetable Stew
If might not quite be spring yet, but it's never too early to start thinking about it.
 

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