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Vegan Caprese Salad Skewer with Tofu Mozzarella Balls

Probably the most vibrant and refreshing salad however on a skewer! Making them much more enjoyable and thrilling to eat. The traditional Caprese combo won’t ever get outdated – tomatoes, recent candy basil, mozzarella, olive oil, and balsamic glaze, the one twist is I made recent mozzarella balls out of tofu!

Let me simply make it very clear, these don’t style precisely like mozzarella… clearly. However actually, for me, they do not need to. I am completely nice with by no means consuming cheese, aka aged cow breast milk fats curd, ever once more for the remainder of my life. Slightly than the precise style, it is the “format” of sure meals and dishes we miss, and all of the candy reminiscences related to them.

And these tofu mozzarella balls do the job completely splendid (Hill home followers anybody? πŸ˜‰ They’re gentle, bouncy, simply the best degree of chewy, and tremendous creamy. They’re additionally extremely refreshing and excessive in protein – fyi tofu is a full protein.

You’ll be able to after all take pleasure in these tofu mozzarella simply as a salad with the remainder of the caprese combo, or, if you happen to’re an adventurous eater like me we will make it much more enjoyable by threading the substances on skewers! They’d additionally make an ideal aspect for a lunch field, picnic, or social gathering appetizer this fashion.Β Β 

Watch the video beneath to observe the steps and please learn via the main points within the written recipe, particularly if you happen to’re not tremendous acquainted with using agar agar. And if in case you have another questions come discover me on Instagram and Tiktok


12 oz extra-firm silken tofu

3 tablespoon tapioca flour

2 teaspoon white miso paste

4 tablespoon lemon juice, about 1 lemon

1 tablespoon coconut oil

1 cup water

1 tablespoon agar agar powder

Cherry tomatoes, recent basil leaves, further virgin olive oil, balsamic glaze, as wanted

For the ice bathtub –

4 cup water

2 cup ice

1 teaspoon salt


– Add the tofu, tapioca flour, miso, lemon juice, and coconut oil to a blender or processor, mix until utterly silky easy;

– In a nonstick pot, add within the water and agar agar powder off of warmth, stir to mix the powder with water properly, if we add agar agar to sizzling or boiling water it could actually simply clump;

– Then switch the pot to the range, carry to a boil over medium-high warmth, hold stirring ceaselessly, and let it simmer for five minutes;

– Pour the tofu combination within the pot, stir stir stir! Till every little thing is properly blended and silky easy once more, it needs to be a thick shiny batter, nearly like a moist dough;

– In the meantime put together the ice bathtub, when the combination is properly blended and prepared, scoop up about 1 teaspoon of the combination of drop it into the ice bathtub, use larger scoops if you need the mozzarella balls to be larger, proceed till all combination is used up;

– Switch the ice ball bowl to the fridge and chill for 1 hour;

– Put together the remainder of the caprese substances as you wait;

– As soon as the tofu mozzarella is prepared, thread cherry tomato, basil leaf, and tofu mozzarella ball, considered one of every onto a skewer, then drizzle on further virgin olive oil and balsamic glaze, serve instantly, take pleasure in!

– *You probably have leftover tofu mozzarella, hold them in water within the fridge for as much as every week, and so they DO MELT! You should use them on pizza and so forth.

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