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Tofu Eggless Salad

Tofu Eggless Salad | Blooming Vegan

Tofu Eggless Salad | Blooming Vegan

love tofu. It’s just so versatile, and the fact that you can do an abundance of things with it, including easily turn it into a mock egg salad, is pretty awesome if you ask me!

This is a very basic recipe which you can add whatever you want to (similar to my Chickpea No-Tuna Salad). Although it’s not necessary, I really like the addition of Kala namak – if you don’t have this in your kitchen, I definitely recommend you get it! Kala namak (also called Himalayan black salt) is a salt that contains sulfur, which gives it a distinct “eggy” smell and flavor.

Tofu Eggless Salad | Blooming Vegan

I love this salad on sandwiches, bagels and wraps, and it’s also great on crackers as a nice snack. When I put it on a sandwich or bagel I’ll usually add lettuce, tomatoes and vegan bacon (anytime I can add bacon to a sandwich I’ll do it!).

Tofu Eggless Salad | Blooming Vegan

Tofu Eggless Salad

This simple tofu recipe replicates traditional egg salad and is quick and easy to prepare.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4
Author Blooming Vegan

Ingredients

  • 1 14 oz. block of firm tofu
  • ½ cup vegan mayo
  • cup dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp. tumeric
  • ½ tsp. garlic powder
  • ½ tsp. paprika
  • ½ tsp. black pepper
  • ½ tsp. Kala namack (optional)

Instructions

  1. Press the tofu and break into pieces by hand. Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and mix thoroughly. 

    Enjoy immediately or chill in the fridge until ready to serve.

Recipe Notes

You can add veggies to this as well; I like the addition of green onions and sometimes celery which adds a nice crunch. Red or green bell peppers would be great in this too.

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Posted on March 29th, 2018 in Recipes, Salads, Snacks

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