You had me at tofu and pasta! Once the tofu has been baked like that you can stir it in and it can simmer. I'm super excited to make this recipe for dinner tonight...I'm thinking an arrabiata sauce, zucchini noodles (i'm in love with my spiralizer) and garlic roasted broccoli to go with the tofu! I just made the tofu crumble !!! Any suggestions? It's perfection! I found this recipe in the cookbook and i actually make this tofu crumble a few times a week! just the number of servings per package. What is this word you speak of?? I too felt exactly the same way, never in a million years thought I would be vegan, and yet here I am, super duper vegan! Take care, DELISH. So happy you loved it Stacey! I don't know how you achieve that Amanda, mine is always all gone no matter how much I make! Amazing with a glass of red wine. I couldnt even stop tasting it when it was only coated but not baked yet (no idea if that's bad!? It is just me,that I never really liked tofu. That's unfortunate that it isn't more available for you, but hopefully ordering it online will work! I'll be back for more. Wrap the tofu in a clean, lint-free cloth or a few layers of paper towel. Yes, I love how affordable tofu is, and there are so many amazing things you can do with it. Thanks for being great, Bahahahaha!!!! I love that your recipes are so user friendly and easy to follow. My boyfriend who doesn't like tofu thought it was incredible. Being Vegetarian for about 15 years, and mostly vegan for about 3 years, I really don't have any need or desire to add a "meat-like" substitute to pasta sauce. He commented that he was a bit surprised that he could feel full and satisfied without meat. I missed eating a hearty spaghetti and this tofu recipie is going to be added in a few more recipies! Made this tonight with my beautiful vegan gf....we all loved it Texture was amazing, and a perfect analog of mince. Shirataki, is not currently defined as a fiber Thanks Sam! This is a delicious recipe! Plus, carbs ❤️ Can't wait to read more of your recipes! Just like traditional bolognese but better! Here's my story →. Drain the block of tofu, no need to press it first, it will dry out in the oven anyway. I added portabella mushrooms to the tomato sauce, just because I had so many. (especially if you wanna use the "spicy tomato sauce". Thank you Rachael! This is delicious! Quick, easy, healthy, vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, hearty, and lick the bowl scrumptious. Thank you! I have had your cook book now for a while and I have been making my way through all the recipes. Enjoy! So happy you loved it so much. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at, 53 Christmas Brunch Recipes For a Festive feast, 36 Food Gifts That Are Perfect for the Holidays, 38 Delicious Thanksgiving Apps Everyone Will Love, 85 of the Best Christmas Cookies You Have to Make, 50+ Christmas Food Recipes For Your Holiday Dinner. So happy you loved the recipe Shellie. Leftover sauce keeps the perfect texture so this dish can be made ahead of time and reheated as needed. Please let me know if you have any more questions or need any support . I poured this over roasted spaghetti squash, and my husband and I devoured it like starving beasts. Thank YOUUUUU! Let it sit for 30 minutes to press out the excess moisture. , Yay!! Here you'll find my favourite fuss-free vegan recipes. Thrilled you love it so much, Caroline . You totally put some pep in my step for the day I always eat all the crumbles!! Store or use right away. Thanks for sharing this awesome recipe! H: 'Yeah, it's good.' Amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!! My hubby has his vegan fasting day,and I really wanted to eat a bolognese,so I ended up with this recipe. I just happened to see this recipe posted on your instagram recently, so I just made this last night and added in sauteed onions and garlic and it was really good with the pasta sauce and spaghetti. I know I totally heart carbs, they are the ultimate comfort food!! Thank you for the recipe (-: This recipe is FANTASTIC! I stumbled across this at 3am when I couldn't sleep. Do not share entire recipes, large bodies of text, or edit my photos in anyway without first obtaining permission from me. I’m french canadien and I make my « paté chinois » with this and it have almost the same texture as meat. I even have my non vegan family asking me to make extra for them! This was so good! Awesome! Just a quick question for you: is the sauce spicy? This recipe is absolutely fantastic!!! My first foray into using tofu, and dh had no clue that was what was in it! Water, Soybeans, Yam Flour, Calcium Hydroxide, Glucono Delta Lactone, Calcium Sulfate. This means that if you were to make a purchase through one of these links, It Doesn't Taste Like Chicken would receive a small cut, at no cost to you. Went back to eating meat afterwards but lately eating meat has made me feel queasy so I've been toying with the idea of going permanently vegetarian. Good morning! Mine remained soggy. You might like my recipe for the Best Vegan Chili Ever which uses the same method to prepare the tofu . Thanks for your reply. So I don't think it would work in this recipe. Great for soups, salads, pasta, stir fry's, Copyright © 2019 House Foods America Corporation. Welcome, and congrats on your possible move towards vegetarianism I know when I went vegan I felt SO much better, and I didn't even know I felt bad before! Return pasta to pot. I made it for my son and he loved it too. Thank you! Hey I wanted to use those crumbles in vegan lasagna. Can't get a much better review than that! Two of my most favourite things too! My daughter didn’t even know it was tofu!!! Love this recipe!! I'm just waiting to get nutritional yeast and tofu, and then I can try out the recipe! Thanks Sam, I love all your recipes and watching your videos. Sure, we had other meals some nights, but who needs them when you could just have pasta? . Keep up the great work. Sam once again you knocked it out of the park! Place the wrapped tofu between two cutting boards (or large plates), and place something heavy on top. Hahaha! . You might have to do this in a couple batches. He said I love it , it's always the good and flavorful recipes that vegans or vegetarians need , I am always in search of good recipes and thus one is truly a winner . Enjoy! YUMMO! haha. Previous Post: « Cranberry Orange Muffins. Heat remaining 2 Tbsp oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. November 30, 2018 at 10:56 am. Absolutely, feel free to sauté the mushrooms and stir them into the sauce. Crumble the block of tofu with your fingers into the bowl along with the seasoning. Two of my most favorite things! you just ate tofu and loved it!! Yes, I think 12oz will do just fine. I omitted the oil and it came out beautifully. I can't say that I have, but my guess is it should work well... HA! You might be surprised to hear that the moment I decided I was going to go vegan, I was completely and utterly bummed about it. Too much and the tofu might not dry out properly and the flavour could be too strong. So happy you love my recipe Andrea! Hope that helps. I wanted sketti for dinner and didn't have any meatless crumbles but didn't want plain pasta with sauce. Woohoo!! Making. Some things might not be enjoyable, but nothing will make you sick. The bolognese isn't spicy at all as long as you don't use a spicy tomato sauce. I'm trying to rate it 5 stars, but the rating system doesn't seem to be working for me for some reason... Hi Olga, so very happy you enjoyed the recipe so much!! You are right, I do a LOT of recipe testing to get the recipes just so.