Southwestern Tempeh Taco Bowls

Southwestern Tempeh Taco Bowls

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Main Course
Keyword: vegetarian
Servings: 4 servings


  • 1 TBSP extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 package Tempeh such as Lightlife
  • 1 TBSP low sodium taco seasoning
  • 1 small can diced tomatoes
  • 1 whole red onion
  • 1 avocado
  • 1 can corn kernels
  • 1 can low sodium black beans
  • 3-4 cups romaine lettuce or spinach
  • 1 handful fresh cilantro


  • Add oil to medium saute pan and turn heat to medium-high. Crumbled tempeh and add to saute pan. Cook for about 3-4 minutes, then add 1/4 cup of the diced tomatoes and the taco seasoning. Add additional salt and pepper if desired and cook for additional 4-5 minutes.
  • While tempeh is cooking, dice onions and slice avocado into small slices. Drain and rinse beans and corn. Set aside.
  • Divide lettuce, corn, beans, avocado, and red onion into 3 servings. Top with 1/3 of the tempeh mixture and top with fresh cilantro.