|6 oz||vital wheat gluten (comes in a small brown box near the specialty flours)|
|1 Tbsp||your favorite powdered cooking spices (garlic, ginger, cumin, oriental 5 spice....)|
|1/2 tsp||baking powder|
|1/4 c||soy sauce|
|1 1/4 c||cold water or vegetable broth|
|2||drops of liquid smoke|
|1 Tbsp||tomato paste|
|4-6 c||water (or half water, half veggie stock)|
|1/2 c||soy sauce|
|additional flavorings (more liquid smoke, favorite wine, seaweed, ginger...)|
For those of you a little unfamiliar with Seitan. It's lovingly referred to as the "Wheat meat". It's actually rather tasty and you will find it's a great way to add some variety to your diet.
This recipe is very customizable, but just make sure you make it on a day when you really have a lot of aggression. It needs to be kneaded for a while.