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Vegan Sloppy Joes

Since meat-based Sloppy Joes are off your family's vegan dinner menu, try these Vegan Sloppy Joes featuring tofu.

Since meat-based Sloppy Joes are off your family's vegan dinner menu, try these Vegan Sloppy Joes featuring tofu. Serve this hearty vegan meal with a crisp green salad.
Since meat-based Sloppy Joes are off your family's vegan dinner menu, try these Vegan Sloppy Joes featuring tofu. Serve this hearty vegan meal with a crisp green salad.

Vegan Sloppy Joes

Serves 4

Ingredients:

  • 1 (16-ounce) block of firm tofu, pressed, drained

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • 1 small onion, finely chopped

  • 1/2 red bell pepper, finely chopped

  • 2 garlic cloves, minced

  • 1-1/2 cups tomato puree

  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste

  • 2 tablespoons molasses

  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander

  • Pinch of cayenne

  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley

  • 8 whole grain buns, split, toasted


Directions:

  1. Crumble tofu into a medium bowl and set aside.

  2. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil and cook onion and bell pepper, stirring often, for 4 to 5  minutes or until vegetables are soft.

  3. Add garlic and cook, stirring, for 1 minute. Stir in tofu and cook, stirring occasionally, for 3 minutes.

  4. Stir in tomato puree, tomato paste, molasses, coriander, cayenne, and parsley. Bring to a simmer and cook, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes.

  5. Fill buns with tofu mixture and serve.


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