Sriracha Lentil Cheese Sandwich is all that you can imagine about. It’s vegan sandwich perfection. I cannot express myself enough about its deliciousness. However, I can confidently say that it is my husband’s favorite. I must say, that’s like a five star award for my recipe. He is mostly critical of all my recipes. However, he was speechless with its absolutely tasty flavors. The perfect blend of ingredients is piled on sandwich bread slices which ultimately are crisped into thick tempting sandwiches.
Sriracha Lentil Cheese stuffing is loaded with immense nutrition. The most important of all – it is extremely high in protein content. This sandwich is a healthful lunch and occasional dinner as well. The stuffing is a make – ahead recipe. therefore, just refrigerate it for a week. Now, that’s what I call a perfect menu planning. Isn’t it? Food prepping is my favorite thing. I love it when I can freeze or refrigerate cooked food for days and devour them as and when I want to. I can save my energy from racking my brains everyday about the menu plan.
This sandwich is absolutely blissful and divine not only to taste buds but also to our hungry tummies. It’s amazingly filling and satisfying as well as this sandwich is super easy to make. The good part of this sandwich is that its oil free. Also if you are trying to cut down on carbs then just enjoy the stuffing as lettuce wrap.
The trick to make this stuffing healthier and oil free is to use sauté garlic and onion in the leftover lentil water. Therefore, when you boil lentils do not throw away the water. Instead save it in a container and use it in many other recipes too. Lentil water is enriched with protein and nutrition which enhances the nutritional value of any dish. Thereafter, I added sriracha powder to spice up this sandwich stuffing. To add to the creamy and cheesy flavor, I crumbled some soft cheese (almond base) into the stuffing. Voila!
We enjoyed this sandwich to our hearts content. Also I am very serious in saying it – that we ate this sandwich every day for the entire week. We totally went crazy for this Sriracha Lentil Cheese Sandwich. Finally, I found a wonderful and tasteful way to include more protein to our diet.