Vegan Recipes Using TVP

Vegan Porcupine Balls

Does anyone else have foods that you only like when your mom makes them?  This is a recipe from my Mom's collection that I decided to make Vegan.  It was a little bit of a challenge since the main ingredient in hers is ground beef.  Since I am able to make a pretty tasty beef substitute I thought I would give it a try.  It turned out really good. Porcupine Balls Makes 12 Ingredients: For "Beef": 1 1/2 Cups TVP 1 1/2 Cups Water 4 Tbsp Soy Sauce 2 Tbsp Vegan Worcestershire 2 Tbsp Nutritional...

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Hot Tamales

So, it has taken me a while to get this recipe up.  This is mostly due to the fact that it is a long one and I have been procrastinating typing it up.  Tamales are a little time consuming to make, so I recommend attempting this one on a weekend or whenever you have a day off.  The results are amazing and so awesome since it is hard to find a good vegan hot tamale, or even a vegetarian one for that matter. I can assure you...

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Vegan Sausage Patties

I used to really enjoy the Morningstar Sausage Patties in my Vegetarian days, but since they are not Vegan friendly I decided to try my hand at making my own.  I know there are other brands that are Vegan, but I just prefer to make my own.  This list of ingredients looks long, but keep in mind that most of it is spices and you can omit a couple if you do not have them.  The fennel is a must, as is the Cayenne and Black Pepper, but the rest is just the combination I came up with...

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Natchitoches Pies

Keeping with the Vegan in Louisiana theme I decided to try my hand at the famous Natchitoches Meat Pies.  TVP is always a good substitute for anything that would normally require ground meat.  If you can not find TVP in your area or if you are rushed for time, you can use Boca Crumbles or Fantastic World Food's Taco Filling. Both of these meat substitutes are Vegan.  The MorningStar Farms version is not, it contains both dairy and egg. To make mine a bit healthier I chose to use whole wheat flour and also to...

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I love you once, I love you twice, I love you more than Red Beans and Rice.

William's Red Beans and Rice 1 lb red kidney beans (Camellia brand) 1 large onion 2 tbsp dried parsley 1 tbsp season salt 2 (5inch) pieces of fresh celery 1 clove of fresh garlic 10-12 bay leaves 1 tbsp marjoram 1/4 cup green onions 1 lb tvp "meat" 4 cups brown rice

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