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This Chipotle Lentil Taco Meat is zesty, vegan and delicious - perfect protein-packed addition to tacos, burritos and bowls | ThisSavoryVegan.com #thissavoryvegan #vegan #vegantacos

Chipotle Lentil Taco Meat

This Chipotle Lentil Taco Meat is zesty, vegan and delicious - perfect protein-packed addition to tacos, burritos and bowls.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 red onion diced
  • 1-2 chipotle peppers in adobo diced
  • 1-2 tbsp adobo sauce from the can
  • 2.5 cups cooked lentils
  • 1/2 tsp Better Than Bouillon No Beef Base*
  • 1-2 tbsp taco seasoning
  • 1/4 cup water
  • salt & pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium heat. Add onion and sauté for 2 minutes. 

  2. Add chipotle peppers and adobo sauce to the pan and sauté for an additional 2 minutes. 

  3. Add lentils, bouillon, taco seasoning and water to the pan and turn heat to low. Stir to combine everything and allow to cook for 5 minutes.

  4. Taste and add salt and pepper as needed (I didn't need to add either). 

  5. Serve in tacos, burritos, bowls or salads. 

Recipe Notes

*You can get this at Whole Foods or online here