Vegan Mashed Potato Bowls


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Serves: 4 | Prep Time: 20 Minutes | Total Time: 40 Minutes



15 oz. (1 block) extra firm tofu, pressed

1 1/4 cup almond milk

1 tsp apple cider vinegar

3/4 cups, plus 2 tbsp all-purpose flour

1/2 cup corn starch

1 tsp salt, plus extra to taste

pepper, to taste

2 cups panko breadcrumbs

2 lbs Yukon Gold potatos

1/4 cup, plus 2 tbsp vegan butter

1 cup vegetable broth

1 1/2 tsp poultry seasoning, divided

2 cans corn

2 lbs veggies, roasted


  1. Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees.

  2. Cut tofu block into cubes, sprinkle with a few pinches of salt and set aside.

  3. In a small bowl, whisk to combine 1 cup almond milk and apple cider vinegar. Set aside.

  4. In a medium bowl, combine 3/4 cups flour, corn starch, 1 tsp poultry seasoning, and 1 tsp salt. Whisk the milk mixture into dry mixture until fully combined.

  5. Place panko in a separate small bowl. Dip each tofu cube in the batter mixture then cover completely with panko. Place each on a oil-coated cooking sheet. Spray tops of tofu with non-stick spray and place in oven. Flip cubes over after 10 minutes. Bake until crispy and light brown.

  6. Make mashed potatos, adding 1/4 butter and 1/4 almond milk once soft and drained. Mix thoroughly and set aside.

  7. In a medium-size skillet, melt 2 tbsp of vegan butter, then whisk in 2 tbsp of flour to form a roux. Add vegetable broth until roux is fully dissolved into the broth.

  8. Bring gravy to simmer, whisking until it thickens. Whisk in 1/2 tsp poultry seasoning and a pinch of salt & pepper. Remove from heat.

  9. Put spoonfuls of each food made into a bowl and top with gravy. Enjoy!


Recipe adapted from Rabbit & Wolves


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