Tideford Organic's Vegan Moussaka

A fantastic new vegan recipe for the ultimate in comfort food - Vegan Moussaka

Serves 2 – 3

Preparation time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 30 minutes

 

What You Need: 
  • 4 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1  aubergine, 1/2 cm slices
  • 1 large potato ½ cm slices
  • 2 x 300g pots Tideford Ragu Bolognese
  • 30g cornflour
  • 275ml soya milk
  • 30g vegetable margarine
  • Salt and pepper
  • 30g wholemeal breadcrumbs
  • Oregano to garnish

 

What You Do: 
  1. Pre-heat oven to 160C/350F/gas mark 4
  2. Heat 2 tbsp oil and fry slices of aubergine on both sides. Set aside. Repeat with the potato slices. *
  3. Lightly grease a shallow oven-proof dish. Arrange half the aubergine slices across its base & top with one pot of the ragu. Arrange the potato slices on top and add the second pot of ragu. Finish with the remaining aubergine.
  4. In a small cup add a little of the soya milk to the cornflour and mix into a thin paste. Add to the remaining soya milk in a saucepan and whisk continuously over a gentle heat until thick and smooth. Stir in the vegetable margarine* and season with salt & pepper
  5. Pour over the aubergine and sprinkle with breadcrumbs & oregano*
  6. Bake for 30 minutes.

*Tip: Use a griddle pan for attractive griddle lines on the aubergine.

*Tip: Use 50g of cauliflower puree in place of margarine for extra goodness

*Tip: For a gluten free version use gluten free breadcrumbs or finely chopped walnuts

 

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