16 Delicious Things to Cook With Tempeh

16 Delicious Things to Cook With Tempeh

  • Sarah Von Alt
  • Sarah Von Alt

Tempeh contains more protein (31 grams per cup!) and dietary fiber than tofu, and its mild nutty flavor works great in a wide array of recipes. Plus, you can buy ready-made tempeh at the store from a variety of brands, including Tofurky and Lightlife!

Ready to give it a shot? Check out these mouthwatering recipes:

1. Aloha Salad With Tiki Tempeh

This recipe will take your taste buds right to the sandy beaches of Hawaii!

2. Tempeh Tacos

Toss tempeh into your tacos for an easy and delicious meal.

3. Teriyaki Tempeh

An amazingly quick tempeh dish. Get the recipe.

4. Sweet and Sour Tempeh

This simple recipe looks and tastes incredible.

5. Vegan Avocado BLT Toast

Missing the B in your BLT? Try this recipe!

6. Veggie and Tempeh Sloppy Joes

Recipe here.

7. Green Curry Kale With Crispy Coconut Tempeh

This recipe takes it up a notch.

8. Rice Flour Potstickers With Sweet & Sour Tempeh

Yes, please! Recipe.

9. Tempeh of the Sea

Perfect for picnics! Get the recipe.

10. General Tso’s Tempeh

Serve this recipe with rice and veggies for a delicious dinner!

11. Snow Pea, Cabbage, and Mizuna Salad With Marinated and Seared Tempeh

Seared tempeh is sure to make anything taste amazing!

12. Easy BBQ Tempeh Recipe

A delicious lunch that’s easy to make!

13. Breaded Tempeh

This breaded tempeh was made for sandwiches. Recipe here.

14. Tempeh Tikka Pulao

This Indian-inspired dish looks fantastic!

15. Baked Buffalo Tempeh Tenders

Perfect for game day!

16. Sesame Ramen With Roasted Tempeh and Seaweed