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It's a simple tofu puree that doesn't exactly taste like cream cheese, but it definitely does a good job of recreating the cool sensation and creamy. DIY is often cost-effective and even allows you to unleash your creative side. Make some bespoke cream cheese by adding cilantro, garlic, chipotle, chives, strawberries, mangoes, or any combination you like. You can have Just like cheese! Vegan tofu cream using 8 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you achieve it.
Ingredients of Just like cheese! Vegan tofu cream
- Prepare 1 block of regular tofu.
- Prepare 1 tsp of grated dried Shiitake (Shiitake powder).
- It’s 4 Tbsp of Extra virgin olive oil.
- It’s 2 tsp of dried basil.
- You need 2 Tbsp of lemon juice.
- It’s 1 tsp of garlic, finely chopped.
- Prepare 1/2 tsp of salt.
- Prepare 1 of little white pepper.
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Just like cheese! Vegan tofu cream step by step
- Completely remove water from tofu. (Important) Grate the dried Shiitake into a powder..
- Put the tofu, grated Shiitake, garlic, salt, white pepper, and lemon juice into the food processor, and blend until smooth..
- When smooth, add the olive oil and mix again..
- Finally, add the basil and blend again until smooth..
- Check the taste and add salt and pepper according to taste..
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