Vegan egg using chia seeds
Suitable for baking and stove top cooking, this vegan egg using chia seeds recipe provides a simple and effective replacement using plant-based ingredients.
chia seeds, egg replacement, egg substitute
In a small bowl or cup, combine the chia seeds with water.
Keep stirring gently for a few more seconds until all the seeds have been in contact with water. Chia tends to float until it is fully mixed in with water or other liquids.
Use the vegan egg immediately for cooking or baking.
When making savory sauces, you can also use aqua faba, the liquid in canned garbanzo beans. See the
vegan aioli recipe
, for example.