PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM STEAKS (VEGAN)

These juicy and tender grilled portobello mushroom steaks are AMAZING! They’re quick (ready in just 15 minutes!), easy, tasty and have all the best flavours of a smokey grilled steak, but vegan. The charred mushrooms have a lovely dense texture that’s perfect with the flavourful simple marinade. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free. Make them on the grill, grill pan, barbecue or in the oven. 

Close up of a marinated grilled portobello mushroom steak shown with mushroom jus on a plate with broccoli and fries. An easy vegan dinner for two recipe.

VEGAN PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM STEAKS

If you’re looking for a romantic vegan dinner for two, then you’ve come to the right place.

Two plates with marinated grilled mushroom steaks, served with broccolini and fries. Table set for two with this vegan recipe.

I do eat vegan convenience foods sometimes, but for this vegan steak I wanted it to be natural, plant based and with recognizable ingredients. I’ve seen lots of vegan steak recipes with seitan, but my no-seitan vegan steaks are far cheaper, easier to get hold of and less process. 

This vegan steak is made from large flat mushrooms, marinated in a few simple ingredients then grilled (I used a George Foreman-style clamp grill, but you can use a broiler, grill, griddle pan, barbecue, frying pan of oven. 

I’ve made vegan cauliflower steaks often, but I’ve found that mushrooms give a better look and texture. Not that I’ve ever had an actual meat steak, but to me mushrooms are my favourite vegan steak substitute. 

Close up of a marinated grilled portobello mushroom steak shown with mushroom jus on a plate with broccoli and fries. An easy vegan dinner for two recipe.

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