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Table 1 Plant-rich test dishes along with their basic and appealing names

From: Appealing dish names to nudge diners to more sustainable food choices: a quasi-experimental study

Dish Type

Basic Name

Appealing Name



Eggplant and Chickpea Stew

Nonna’s Garden Ragout


Seitan Stew

Wine Simmered French Vegetable Medley


Tomato Soup

Provencal Slow-Roasted Herbal Tomato Soup



Steamed Lentil & Couscous with Cauliflower

Soft Baked Cauliflower Tossed with Moroccan Grains


Steamed Mixed Vegetables

Tricolore Summer Vegetables


Cauliflower Soup

French Smoked Cauliflower Soup



Barley Risotto with Spinach, Artichokes and Sundried Tomatoes

Western Australian Sunkissed Tomato Barley Risotto


Tomato and Capsicum Soup

Queensland Roasted Tomato and Charred Capsicum Soup


Iceberg Lettuce Salad

English Garden Salad

São Paulo


Bean and Veggies Stew

French Slow-Cooked Mushrooms and Beans Cassoulet


Taro with Herbs

Herb Roasted Tropical Potatoes


Collard Greens Vegetable Soup

Sweet Velvety Soup with Collard Greens