Vegetable Moussaka

Vegetable Moussaka is a popular Mediterranean Snack
Author :
Category :
Vegetarian
Course :
Snack
Cuisine :
Mediterranean
Technique :
Bake
Difficulty :
Hard
Servings :
Serves 6
RATINGs :
Rated 3 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

For the Tomato sauce:

1 medium Onion

1 medium Carrot

1 50 gms - Tofu

1 tbsp. - Vinegar

1 cup - green lentils

5 tbsp. - Tomato puree

For Aubergine layer:

1 medium Aubergine

For creamy topping:

100 ml - soya Milk

75 gms - Tofu

Method

  1. Peel and finely chop the onion and carrot. Saute in oil until vegetables are softened. Grate or finely chop the drained and rinsed tofu. Drain and rinse the lentils.
  2. Add the tofu to the pan with the vinegar and stir for five mins. more. Add the drained lentils and the tomato puree and water. Stir well, lower heat and simmer for 10-20 mins. Season to taste.
  3. Meanwhile, to prepare the creamy topping, mix together soya milk and tofu. Season to taste.
  4. For the aubergine layer, slice the aubergine in 1/2 cm round slices.
  5. To assemble, use a square baking dish. Put half the tomato sauce at the bottom and cover with half the aubergine slices. Repeat these 2 layers and finally pour the creamy topping over.
  6. Bake at 180 degrees C for about 20-30 mins. until topping is set and aubergines are soft.
 

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