Creamy Tofu Roasted Garlic Apple Cider Dressing

SERVINGS: 4-6

Creamy Tofu Roasted Garlic Apple Cider Dressing

INGREDIENTS:

For the salad:

1 Acorn squash
2 Tbsp. soy sauce
4 Tbsp. maple syrup
1 Tbsp. Himalayan Salt
Pinch of pepper
4 cups mixed greens
1 Honey Crisp apple cored and diced
1/2 cup Creamy Tofu Roasted Garlic Apple Cider Dressing (recipe below)
1 cup cooked quinoa

For the dressing:

1 package Mori-Nu Silken Tofu – Soft
2 Tbsp. soy mayonnaise (Veganaise)
4 small roasted garlic cloves
2 Tbsp. agave nectar
1 Tbsp. onion powder
1/4 cup apple cider vinegar Tbsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. Himalayan salt

preparation:

For the salad:

Wash and slice the squash in rings. Place on a slightly oiled baking dish and brush with marinade. Roast in the oven at 450F until fork tender (approx 15-20 minutes). Remove from oven and set aside to cool.

Toss greens and apples with dressing. Top with quinoa, 1 squash ring and fresh microgreens.

To cook the quinoa follow directions on the package and add 1 Tbsp. vegetable broth powder to the water before cooking. After cooking, spread on a baking dish and drizzled with olive oil and tasted at 450F until lightly browned (approx. 10 minutes).

For the dressing:

Blend all ingredients in blender until smooth.

Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 1 week.

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