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Vegan Deep Fried Tofurky Recipe


Yes, that's right. It's a deep fried Tofurky recipe. A deep-fried Thanksgiving centerpiece has become trendy the past few years, and us vegetarians aren't immune to this culinary trend! Here's how to make yourself a deep-fried vegetarian and vegan tofurky this Thanksgiving or Christmas. Recipe courtesy of Turtle Island Foods. See also: More Tofurky Recipes.


  • 1 Tofurky roast, thawed according to package directions
  • 2 tbsp margarine, softened (optional)
  • 1/4 cup cajun or creole seasoning (optional)
  • peanut oil for frying


Heat oven to 300 degrees.

Cover tofurky roast in foil and bake for one hour. Remove from oven remove foil, and allow to cool for 3 minutes.

Rub with margarine and seasoning (optional). Fry in a deep fryer until golden brown, about 8 to 10 minutes.

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