No ONE would Know This is NOT Pork Belly

No ONE would Know This is NOT Pork Belly… the is the best vegan pork belly I’ve tried and it was inspired by VeggieAnh I’ll leave the link to her recipe below so you can try it for yourself!! I tuned it a bit based on recipes that I’ve made, because you know me… I can’t leave anything alone hahah! BUT this is WILDLY good! like really really good vegan pork belly… and IT BACONS! This vegan pork belly recipes really changes everything! I cant wait to test some more flavors using this as the base!

Veggie Anh links
Instagram where I saw the recipe:

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Not Pork Belly Flavoring

This is just the flavoring broth I used to hydrate the Textured protein. Use Veggie Ahns recipe listed above
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  • 1 Cup Hot Water
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tsp liquid smoke
  • 1 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1/2 tsp beet root powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp sage
  • 1/8th tsp clove
  • 1/2 tsp smoked paprika


  • Mix everything together to hydrate 1 cup of textured protein.
  • Let rest for at least 30 minutes covered
  • Once hydrated press out remaining liquid to get better meat textured
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