Word of the Week: Tempeh

Tempeh Pronunciation

Noun. An Asian food made from cooked and slightly fermented soybeans and formed into a patty. Indonesian origin.

Tempeh is low in fat and high in protein and calcium. It has a textured, nutty flavor.

Used in a sentence:

Tempeh is used worldwide in vegetarian cuisine because of its nutritional profile.

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