Vegan Swiss Steak - My Vegan Cookbook

Vegan Swiss Steak

  • COOK
    30 Mins
  • PREP
    20 Mins
    50 Mins

A vegan version of Swiss Steak.

Original Release Date: February 9, 2009

Nutritional Facts
Servings 2Serving Size 1 Steak W/ Half The Vegetables




    Steak Patty Ingredients

  • 1/4 Cup Cooked Lentils
  • 1/2 Cup Old Fashioned Oatmeal
  • 1/2 Cup Cooked Brown Rice
  • 4 Tablespoon Wheat Germ
  • 3 Tablespoon Wheat Gluten
  • 1/2 Tablespoon Ground Flax Seed
  • 1/2 Tsp Old Bay Seasoning
  • 1/2 Tsp Lemon Pepper Seasoning
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 Teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1 Teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Liquid Smoke
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Chili Powder
  • 2 Tablespoon Low Sodium Soy Sauce

  • Sauce Ingredients

  • 1 Tablespoon Light Vegan Butter
  • 1 Tablespoon Soy Sauce
  • 1/4 Cup Water
  • 1 Medium Onion
  • 1/2 Red Pepper (cut into 1/4 inch strips)
  • 1/2 Yellow Pepper (cut into 1/4 inch strips)
  • 1/2 Green Pepper (cut into 1/4 inch strips)
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Chili Powder
  • 1 Tablespoon Chopped Fresh Basil or 1 Teaspoon Dried Basil
  • 1 Teaspoon Sugar
  • 1 14-oz Can of Undrained Diced Tomatoes
  • 1 Tablespoon Corn Starch


In a mixing bowl add lentils, oatmeal, rice, wheat germ, gluten, flax seed, old bay seasoning, lemon pepper seasoning, salt, garlic and onion powder, liquid smoke, chili powder and soy sauce. Knead together ingredients until well combined. If too dry add a tablespoon or more of water. Form into two 1 inch thick oval patties.

In a large non-stick skillet on medium heat, add light vegan butter and soy sauce from the sauce ingredients, brown steaks on each side, remove from skillet. Add water, onions and peppers and place steaks back in skillet. Place lid on skillet and cook on low-medium for 25 minutes. Puree half of tomatoes with corn starch, chili powder, basil and sugar. Remove steaks and pour tomato puree into skillet along with the rest of the tomatoes and basil, mix and cook 5 minutes uncovered. Salt and pepper to taste. Serve over rice.

mixing bowls
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