A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 295,147
Currently Running With Scissors:
529 Guests and 13 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: vegetarian "tuna"recipe?  (Read 751 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
untoherselfalone
« on: September 12, 2006 04:01:15 AM »

Hi,

I am addicted to these mock tuna melt sandwiches at a local cafe and really need a good recipe to make my own! They are 6$ each!! They have some celery and onion in them and are just AMAZING--my meat-eating boyfriend splits them with me a lot of the time. A good recipe would be MUCH appriciated. I tried a chickpea version, but I think they use tempeh.


ps For anyone in Portland, OR I'm talking about the Red and Black. I'm getting so hungry writing this.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

not4profit
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2006 11:15:52 PM »

Have you tried TUNO?  Most people think it is pretty nasty, but if you rinse it realy good when you open the can and then add just a touch of mayo (vegenaise) and the veggies you want, it should make a good sandwich.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
craftylittlemonkey
"Be yourself, everyone else is already taken." Oscar Wilde
Offline Offline

Posts: 5990
Joined: 03-Jun-2006


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2006 11:27:39 PM »

this is a really great website with a recipe section that has awsome vegan recipes.
www.rawfoodsupport. com

of course it's all raw but adapt it to suit your eating habits. there are some really good mockfish recipes there. most of them have seaweed of some sort in them (there are so many kinds!) for the fishy flavour which has the happy extra effect of being unbelievably healthy for you.

have fun!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

The bad news: There is no key to happiness.
The good news: It isn't locked.
untoherselfalone
« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2006 04:54:22 AM »

Thanks so much! Those are both super helpful comments Smiley

not4profit: I never heard of tuno but with mayo i bet it would be good--i secretly like mayo in my sandwiches Grin

monkey: seaweed is an awesome idea. I have kelp powder... I wonder if that will come in handy. hopefully I can make some good cheap fare when i get back from vacation!

thanks!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

selkie
Offline Offline

Posts: 1928
Joined: 07-Dec-2003

Duct tape and zipties will fix EVERYTHING!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2006 06:54:35 AM »

I recall a vegetarian times article from about 10 years ago that suggested you drain and then freeze the tofu - supposed to give a nice crumbled texture...
Selkie
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Power is strength and the ability to see yourself through your own eyes and not through the eyes of another. It is being able to place a circle of power at your own feet and not take power from someone else's circle.

Agnes Whistling Elk
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Loom Knit a Holiday Stocking Part 10/12
How to Loom Knit a Holiday Stocking Part 11/12
How to Loom Knit a Holiday Stocking Part 12/12
How to Knit with Knitting Needles Part 4/4
How to Knit with Knitting Needles Part 2/4
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Imprinting on Concrete
Mmm, Bacon!
Meatless Monday: Marinated Pasta Salad

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.