Vegan BBQ Ribs

May 01, 2019 By: Comments
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10 Minutes
30 Minutes
Did you know vegans and vegetarians can grill BBQ too? You can, and with these meatless ribs, covered in tamarind sauce, you can enjoy grilled BBQ flavor!


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  1. In a deep pan or large pot, bring broth or water, liquid smoke, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, soy sauce, and 4 tablespoons BBQ sauce to a boil and add in blocks of tempeh. Cut in half if they won’t fit lengthwise.
  2. Reduce to a simmer and cook for 10 minutes.
  3. When cooking is complete, remove tempeh and arrange on a baking tray. Coat both sides with BBQ sauce
  4. Place in an oven preheated to 350 degrees. Bake for 20 minutes, flipping and re-coating with BBQ sauce once halfway through cooking.
  5. Slice tempeh into ½ -inch to 1-inch thick slices to resemble ribs and serve warm topped with additional BBQ sauce and chopped green onion if desired.