Vegan Loco Moco Recipe

Make a healthy and vegan version of the classic Hawaiian dish loco moco. This vegan loco moco consists of rice with veggie patty and a vegan replacement for a sunny-side-up egg. This recipe will make egg white with plant-based milk, rice flour, potato starch, and tofu. Egg yolk will be substituted by a mixture of vegan egg yolk replacer and calcium chloride.

Ingredients:

• 2 scoops cooked brown rice
• veggie patty
• sriracha sauce

Gravy:

• 3 tbsp vegan butter
• 5 tbsp whole-wheat flour
• 2 cups veggie broth
• 1-2 tsp ketchup
• 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
• soy sauce to taste
• ground black pepper to taste

Vegan Egg White:

• 2 cups plant-based milk
• 1/2 cup rice flour
• 1/2 cup potato starch
• a pinch of salt
• 3 oz extra firm silken tofu

Vegan Egg Yolk:

• 2-3 tbsp vegan egg yolk replacer
• some water
• 5 grams calcium chloride
• 500 ml filtered water

Instructions:

Gravy

Set a pan over medium heat.
Add vegan butter and whole-wheat flour.
Stir to combine until color changes to tan.
Pour veggie broth.
Stir and let it simmer.
Add ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, and soy sauce.
Season with ground black pepper to taste.
Stir to combine.
Remove from the heat, then set aside.

Egg White

Prepare a food processor.
Break the silken tofu into small pieces.
Add them to the processor.
Pour a cup of coconut milk.
Season with salt.
Push until smooth and well combined.

Set a frying pan over high heat.
Spray with olive oil.
Spread a thin layer of 2 tbsp of the tofu mixture in the pan.
Cook for 2-3 minutes or until set.
Flip on the other side and cook for another 2-3 minutes or until set.

Vegan Egg Yolk:

In a blender, add some water.
Add 1-2 tbsp of vegan egg yolk replacer.
Blend until well combined.
Set aside.

Mix 5 grams of calcium chloride and 500 ml of filtered water in a container.
Spoon some of the solution into a glass with a small diameter such as a wine glass.
Swirl the solution around the glass.
Pour the solution back into its container.
Pour a small amount of vegan egg yolk mixture into the glass.
Pour about 1-2 tbsp of the calcium chloride solution around the edges of the glass.
Gently swirl the glass for 30-40 seconds.
Pour out the vegan egg yolk and put it into a water bath for a few minutes.

Assembly:

On a plate, add 2 scoops of cooked brown rice.
Add a veggie patty, homemade or store-bought.
Drizzle with 2-3 tbsp of the gravy.
Add vegan egg white and vegan egg yolk.
Drizzle with sriracha sauce and more of the gravy.
Serve and enjoy!

Vegan Loco Moco Recipe
Images – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZWS-nkTyWo

Baked Tofu (Tofu Lin) Recipe

Here’s a simple, yummy and healthy tofu recipe for you! You only need a few ingredients and a couple of hours to prepare this healthy baked tofu. You can eat it right away after it’s cooked. You can also store it in the fridge for a few days if you want to use it for another recipe.

Ingredients:

• 1 lb tofu (extra firm)
• 2 cups vegetable broth
• 2 garlic cloves (chopped)
• 1/4 cup onion (chopped)
• 2 tsp liquid smoke
• 1 tbsp olive oil
• 1 tsp sea salt
• 1 tbsp sugar
• 2 bay leaves

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Cut 1 lb tofu extra firm in half.
Set aside.

In a large mixing bowl, add vegetable broth.
Add chopped onions and garlic.
Season with sea salt, sugar, liquid smoke, and olive oil.
Stir until well combined.
Add tofu.
Cover with tin foil or cling film.
Put it inside the fridge and let it marinate overnight.

Prepare two loaf pans.
Get the marinated tofu and place each tofu in the loaf pans.
Fill each pan with the vegetable broth mixture.
Put one bay leaf in each pan.
Place the loaf pans in the preheated oven.
Bake for 2.5 to 3 hours.
Once the vegetable broth mixture is reduced by half, flip each tofu on the other side.
Continue to bake until golden brown.
Once done, you can slice the tofu and serve right away.
You can have the tofu chilled if you want to use it for another recipe.

Baked Tofu (Tofu Lin) Recipe
Images – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXOxjpufaH0

How To Make The Ultimate Crispy Fish And Chips

This ultimate crispy fish and chips is the dish you need to cap off the weekend. Coat the fish pieces with a flavorful batter to make them delicious and crispy. Bake seasoned potato strips to match the crispy fish and serve with the dip of your choice.

Ingredients:

Chips

• 6 large potatoes (unpeeled, cut into thin strips)
• 3 tbsp vegetable oil
• 2 tsp garlic powder
• 1/2 tsp sweet paprika
• 1 tsp sea salt
• pepper to taste

Fish

• 4 x 5 oz white fish pieces (codfish or snapper)
• 1 cup cornflour
• 400 grams all-purpose flour
• 3 tsp baking powder
• 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
• salt to taste
• pepper to taste
• 320 ml cold beer
• 280 ml cold soda water
• vegetable oil (for deep frying)

Instructions:

Chips

Preheat oven to 180ºC.

Soak potato strips in water for 10 minutes.
After 10 minutes, drain the water.
Place potato strips on a dishcloth and pat them dry.
Transfer to a baking tray.
Season with sweet paprika, garlic powder, sea salt and pepper.
Drizzle with some oil.
Mix well to coat.
Place inside the preheated oven.
Let it bake for 30 minutes.
Flip over the potato strips and bake for additional 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, prepare the fish.

Fish

Add all-purpose flour in a bowl and keep it in the fridge for 15 minutes.
After 15 minutes, it’s ready to use.
Add baking powder.
Season with turmeric powder and salt.
Mix well.
Pour cold beer and cold soda water.
Whisk until batter is well combined.
Set aside.

Place the fish pieces on a plate and keep them in the fridge until they are ready to cook.
Once ready to cook, season the fish pieces with salt and pepper.
Coat each fish piece with cornflour.
Dip into the batter.
Deep-fry over high heat in a pan with vegetable oil.
Keep on flipping the fish to have an even texture.
Once golden brown, remove from the pan.
Transfer to a paper towel to drain excess oil.

At this time, the potatoes are done.
Remove from the oven.
Transfer to a serving plate together with the fried fish.
Serve with your favorite dip.
Enjoy!

How To Make The Ultimate Crispy Fish & Chips
Images – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJlRRLHPfr8