Recipe:

Shakshuka with Silken Tofu & Spinach

Shakshuka with Silken Tofu & Spinach recipe

Breakfast is often called the most important meal of the day, and after tasting this Shakshuka, you'll agree. Not only is it an easy cook, but a nourishing and flavour-packed way to start your day.

Preparation time Prep: 10 mins
cook time cook: 20 mins
serves:
4
Skill level Easy Peasy

You will need:

  • 1 block organic silken tofu
  • 30ml oil
  • 1 clove garlic, thinly sliced
  • 1 red onion, sliced
  • 1 bunch English spinach (or baby spinach)
  • 1 thumb ginger, microplaned
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
  • ½ teaspoon coriander powder
  • 100ml vegetable stock
  • Salt and pepper
To serve
  • 50g vegan sour cream
  • Loaf pide bread, sliced
  • 1 bunch coriander
~
Recipe: Simon Toohey

Directions:

  • 1Bring a pot of water to the boil and add a solid palmful of salt.
  • 2Take the leaves off from the hard stems and wash. Blanch for 15 seconds in the boiling water, remove and place in a bowl. Once the spinach has cooled slightly try to remove as much liquid as you can. Place on a chopping board and roughly chop.
  • 3Place the tofu in the reserved salted water and cook for 3 minutes on a medium heat. Gently remove and set aside.
  • 4In the meantime, add the oil in a pan on medium heat. Add the onion and fry until translucent, approx. 5 minutes.
  • 5Add the ginger, garlic, coriander powder and cumin seeds and fry for another minute.
  • 6Add the vegetable stock and the spinach and stir everything together seasoning along the way.
  • 7Once the mixture has reduced and thickened, take off the heat. Dice the tofu and place the spinach mixture.
  • 8Serve the shakshuka and top with vegan sour cream, coriander and serve with slices of bread.
Did you enjoy this recipe?
Nah not my cup of tea

Sign up for a week of delicious plant-based recipes

Send me my recipes
Heads up: by signing here you’ll get free recipes and updates from VegKit. Privacy policy

Take the best of VegKit with you!

Vegetarian Starter Kit magazine cover
Get your FREE Veg Starter Kit

Get your FREE Kit!

Picture of the Veg Starter Kit