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Roasted cauliflower and tempeh salad

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  • Healthier living
  • Vegetarian
  • Wheat free
  • Peanut free
  • Gluten free
  • Egg free
  • Shellfish free
  • Seafood free
  • High in dietary fibre
  • High in protein

Packed with nutrients and sprinkled with crunchy pistachios, this roasted cauliflower and tempeh salad makes for a delicious lunch or dinner.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time25 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes, + Cooling time
Roasted cauliflower and tempeh salad with vegetables


  • 500g head cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 2 tsp pistachio dukkah
  • 1 tbs olive oil
  • 300g pkt Coles Nature’s Kitchen Tempeh, coarsely chopped
  • 1 bunch English spinach, washed, trimmed, shredded
  • 1 medium Lebanese cucumber, thinly sliced crossways
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 spring onions, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup coarsely chopped flat-leaf parsley
  • 1/4 cup mint leaves
  • 100g fresh mozzarella, drained, torn
  • 2 tbs lemon juice
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1/4 cup (50g) pepitas (pumpkin seeds), toasted
  • 1/4 cup (35g) pistachios, coarsely chopped

Nutritional information

Per Serve: Energy: 1713kJ / 283 cals (14%), Protein: 28g (56%), Fat: 25g (23%), Sat Fat: 5g (4%), Sodium: 228mg (4%), Carbs: 11 (3%), Sugar: 8g (8%), Dietary: Fibre 16g (53%)

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 200°C. Line a baking tray with baking paper. Arrange the cauliflower in a single layer on the tray. Spray with olive oil spray. Sprinkle with dukkah. Roast, turning occasionally, for 20-25 mins or until golden brown. Set aside to cool.
  2. Step 2

    Meanwhile, heat half the oil in a non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Cook the tempeh, tossing, for 5 mins or until golden all over and heated through.
  3. Step 3

    Combine the spinach, cucumber, onion, spring onion, parsley and mint in a large bowl. Add the cauliflower and tempeh and toss to combine. Top with mozzarella.
  4. Step 4

    Whisk the lemon juice, honey and remaining oil in a small bowl until combined. Drizzle over the salad. Sprinkle with pepitas and pistachio. Season with pepper to serve.

Nutrition Information

Per Serve

Energy: 1713kJ/283 Cals (14%)

Protein: 28g (56%)

Fat: 30g (43%)

Sat fat: 5g (4%)

Carb: 11g (3%)

Sugar: 8g (8%)

Fibre: 16g (53%)

Sodium: 228mg (4%)