Vegan Bolognese! 😍 by elavegan
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1 tbsp oil
1 medium onion finely diced
1 medium (52 g) stalk celery finely diced (half cup)
10 ouncesfresh (280 g) mushrooms finely diced (or 1 ouncesdried)
2 medium (200 g) carrots finely grated
4 cloves garlic finely minced or crushed
2 tsp Italian seasoning or use 1 tsp every of dried oregano and basil
1 tsp onion powder
1 tsp coconut sugar or sweetener of alternative
Pinch of pink pepper flakes or to style
Salt and black pepper to style
1/3 cup (80 ml) pink wine or use extra vegetable broth
3 cups (750 g) crushed tomatoes or marinara sauce or tomato sauce
2 cups (480 ml) vegetable broth
1 bay leaf
1 cup (200 g) dry lentils I used brown, soaked
1 tbsp soy sauce gluten-free if wanted or tamari
1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
half cup (120 ml) plant-based milk
1 tsp cornstarch
8 oz (225 g) spaghetti gluten-free if wanted or pasta of alternative
Vegan parmesan or nutritonal yeast to garnish (non-obligatory)
I like to recommend soaking the lentils in lukewarm water if you’re utilizing inexperienced or brown lentils. This step is non-obligatory, nevertheless, the lentils prepare dinner sooner and are moreover higher digested when soaked. You may skip this step if utilizing pink lentils.
Warmth oil in a pan or pot over medium warmth. Add onion, celery, mushrooms, and carrots. Sauté for 3-Four minutes. Stir in garlic, sweetener, and all spices. Sauté for an extra one minute, stirring steadily.
Add pink wine (or vegetable broth), crushed tomatoes, vegetable broth, the bay leaf, and the drained lentils. Stir to mix.
Deliver to a boil and let simmer for 20 minutes or till the lentils are tender (relying on the variability it could take shorter or longer). In the meantime, prepare dinner your favourite pasta (e.g. spaghetti) as per package deal directions.
Add soy sauce and balsamic vinegar. Combine the plant-based milk and cornstarch in a small bowl and add the combination to the pan.
Style and modify seasonings. Add extra salt/pepper/spices to style. Additionally, add extra vegetable broth if wanted.
Serve the lentil bolognese in bowls over pasta and sprinkle vegan Parmesan on prime (non-obligatory). Get pleasure from!