Best taco meat substitutes

4 flavorful, plant-based taco meat substitutes that even meat eaters will love!

1. Tofu

When it comes to crafting mouthwatering meatless tacos, one ingredient reigns supreme in the world of plant-based protein: tofu.

Try this: vegan tofu tacos with cilantro sauce

2. Mushrooms

These fantastic fungi have earned their place as a superstar meat substitute, adding depth and umami to your tacos that will satisfy any meat eater.

Try this: portobello fajita tacos

3. Beans and lentils

These humble legumes bring not only a rich, hearty texture but also a burst of plant-based protein that elevates your taco game to a whole new level.

Try this: pinto bean taco lettuce wraps

4. Veggies

Here, vegetables take center stage as the unsung heroes of your taco fillings. These fresh and vibrant gems bring a spectrum of colors and textures.

Try this: marinated sweet potato tacos

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