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Loco moco is one of the most iconic Hawaiian foods, a loco moco is usually a belly bomb of a meal, but this version: Vegetarian Loco Moco is lighter, healthier... and delicious!

Vegetarian Loco Moco


  • Author: Linda

Description

Loco moco is one of the most iconic Hawaiian foods, a loco moco is usually a belly bomb of a meal, but this version: Vegetarian Loco Moco is lighter, healthier… and delicious!


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Ingredients

  • 4 Gardein black bean burger
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup sliced white or brown mushrooms
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • Dash Worcestershire sauce
  • Salt and ground black pepper
  • Hot cooked rice
  • 4 fried eggs

Instructions

  • For the burgers: use black bean burger patties. Pan fry with 2 tablespoons of oil or broil the patties to the desired doneness. Remove any excess oil from the pan and set aside for the gravy.
  • For the gravy: combine the butter and excess burger oil in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the flour and whisk out any lumps and allow it to cook for 1-2 minutes. Slowly add 1the vegetable broth, stirring constantly until you reach a smooth consistency. Add the mushrooms, Worcestershire, salt, and pepper to taste. Cook until thickened and the flour taste is gone.
  • For the plate: serve the patties on a bed of hot steamed rice, with a fried egg over each and gravy drizzled on top.