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Tomato baked white beans with vegan feta and chimichurri

Tomato baked white beans with vegan feta and chimichurri

Tiina from My Berry Forest
Tomato baked white beans with vegan feta and chimichurri is a cozy and delicious family meal enjoyed best with pasta or fresh bread. 
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 35 mins
Total Time 45 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine vegan
Servings 6

Ingredients
  

Tomato sauce

  • olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 small onion
  • ~28 oz / ~800 g crushed tomatoes
  • 2 tsp coconut sugar / syrup (or any sweetener)
  • 1 tsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • ~15 oz / ~450 g cooked white beans (either giant white beans or cannelini beans)

Vegan "feta" cheese

  • 2,5 oz / ~70 g unsalted cashews (~1/2 cup)
  • 2,5 oz / ~70 g unsalted almonds (~1/2 cup)
  • 1/3 cup oat milk (or oat based cooking cream)
  • 3 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • Also: 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/3 cup grated vegan cheese

Chimichurri

  • 1/4 cup parsley
  • 1/4 cup cilantro (or basil or any herb you want)
  • 1/4 cup chopped bell pepper (either red, green or yellow)
  • 1/3 olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 2 tsp red wine vinegar
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 200 C / 392 F.
  • Chop garlic and onions. 
  • Heat olive oil and cook chopped garlic and onions in medium - low heat until soft, about 5 minutes.
  • Add crushed tomatoes and spices and let simmer for about 10 minutes.
  •  Blend all vegan "feta" ingredients until smooth and creamy.
  • Pour tomato sauce in a baking pan, add beans and mix well. 
  • Add dollops of vegan "feta" on top, olive oil and grated vegan cheese.
  • Bake in the oven, in middle rack for 30 minutes or until the cheese melts.
  • Chimichurri: chop herbs and garlic. Mix all ingredients in a bowl.
  • Enjoy tomato baked beans with pasta and chimichurri. This sauce tastes amazing with fresh sourdough too!
Keyword chimichurri, pasta, tomato sauce, white beans
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