Mock Chicken Salad

This simple tempeh salad really does resemble chicken salad. It’s great in sandwiches or atop a green salad.
Yield 4 servings
Time 30 minutes
  • vegetable steamer OR large saucepan, lid, and metal colander
  • knife
  • bowl
  • wooden spoon
  • 8 oz tempeh, cubed
  • ½ c mayonnaise
  • 2 T soy sauce
  • 1 stalk celery, finely chopped
  • ¼ c red onion or 2-3 green onions, minced
  • 2 T parsley, minced
  • ½ c pecans and/or walnuts, chopped
Directions Steam the tempeh for 20 minutes, then let cool for 10 minutes.

Meanwhile, combine the remaining ingredients. When the tempeh is cool, stir it in.

Chill and serve.

Notes If you don’t have a steamer, you can make do with a saucepan and metal colander: How to fake a steamer

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Mock chicken salad