A simple and easy vegetarian tempeh recipe, submitted by Titi. In this vegetarian and vegan Indonesian-inspired recipe, tempeh is simmered in a sweetened and thickened soy sauce, similar to the sauces of Indonesia. Inspiring! Thanks for sharing this tempeh recipe, Titi!
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- 2 tbsp oil
- 1/2 onion, thinly sliced
- 1 block of tempeh, cut into 1/2 inch cubes and fried
- 1 tomato, chopped
- 1/4 cup soy sauce
- 3 tbsp brown sugar
- water as needed
Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a wok. Add onion and fry until the onion turns translucent. Add tomato and fry for 2-3 minutes more. Then, add the soy sauce, sugar and tempeh and mix until well coated. Add a bit of water if the sauce is too thick.
Serve hot over steamed rice.