Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito

Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito

Korean bbq tempeh burritos! grilled with all my favorite seasonings and wrapped tightly inside a flour tortilla with herbs, rice and a spicy aoili sauce. YUM.

Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito
Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito

Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito

  • 1 package Lightlife tempeh, crumbled

  • 1 tsp minced ginger

  • 1 tsp minced garlic

  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce

  • 2 tsp sesame oil

  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar

  • 1⁄2 tsp red pepper flakes

  • 1 tablespoon gochujang (hot sauce works too)

For The Burrito

  • sauce of your choice - we used a plant-based spicy mayo large tortilla burrito wraps

  • shredded carrots

  • steamed white rice

  • assorted herbs: green onions, basil and cilantro


To begin your burrito, heat a skillet with a drizzle of olive oil. Crumble your tempeh and lightly crisp on medium-low heat for about 5-7 minutes. Next add your ingredients for the burrito by adding minced ginger, garlic, soy sauce, sesame oil, brown sugar, red pepper flakes or gochujang.

Mix well and let all the flavors combine for 15-20 minutes. While that’s sautéing, make a sauce of your choice to drizzle in the burrito, prepare your shredded carrots, white rice, burrito wrap and herbs.

When your tempeh is ready, start to assemble your burrito by placing all the components inside and folding left and right inwards, and then in a folding motions upwards until the burrito wrapper is covering all the components. Close and hug tightly with parchment paper, slice and enjoy!

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Korean BBQ Tempeh Burrito