If you’ve been curious about giving tempeh a try but aren’t sure where to start, start here! Here are 8 easy and delicious Vegan Tempeh Recipes to get you started. From Tempeh Bolognese to Tempeh Bacon, you won’t believe how versatile this plant-based protein is!
Have you ever tried tempeh before? If yes, then hopefully you’re already on team tempeh with me and know how good this fermented soy bean cake can be.
If no, you’re maybe thinking that tempeh sounds kind of freaky. Well then let me assure you that yes, yes it is kind of freaky… freaky delicious, that is!
If you want to learn all about different tempeh cooking techniques, be sure to check out this post on How to Cook Tempeh.
Curious? Hungry? Both? You’re in luck! I’ve rounded up 8 Vegan Tempeh Recipes to get you started!
1. Tempeh Bolognese
Let’s get started this list of vegan tempeh recipes with a classic comfort food: bolognese sauce. No, tempeh isn’t an ingredient in traditional bolognese, but this vegan Tempeh Bolognese sure is delicious!
2. Vegan Tempeh Buddha Bowls
Buddha bowls are such a great way to start adding tempeh into your diet. They’re endlessly customizable, and you can mix and match the ingredients you like best. This is a Vegan Tempeh Buddha Bowl from Live In Kitchen is a tempeh recipe I can really get behind.
3. Tempeh Tacos
This is hands down one of my favourite vegan tempeh recipes. It’s so quick and easy to pull together, spicy, delicious, and who could ever be mad about eating tacos? Give these Tempeh Tacos a try when your next taco night rolls around!
4. Teriyaki Tempeh Burgers
5. Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps with Spicy Sesame Tempeh
If you’re looking for tempeh recipes that pack some heat, you can stop right here! The Spicy Sesame Tempeh in these Vegetarian Lettuce Wraps is going to spice up your life in just the right way.
6. Griddled Miso and Sweet Ginger Glazed Tempeh
7. Tempeh Bacon
Tempeh Bacon is hands down my favourite plant-based bacon. If only I knew how easy it was to make at home, I’d have been positively rolling in tempeh bacon by now. Grab the recipe and make this Tempeh Bacon BLT for lunch today!
8. Tempeh Teriyaki
If you’re looking for a quick and easy weeknight dinner, Tempeh Teriyaki is a safe bet! Made with my Vegan Teriyaki Sauce, this one can be on the table in about 15 minutes if you play your cards right.