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Mock banh mi
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Mock Banh Mi

Filed under: Flavour of the world

preparation time

00:20 20min

Cooking time

00:00 0min


  • 150 g mock chicken, shaved
  • 2 medium carrots, finely julienned
  • 2 tbsp. (30 ml) rice vinegar
  • 2 tbsp. (30 ml) mirin
  • 1 tbsp. (15 ml) lime juice
  • 2 small baguettes
  • 1 Lebanese cucumber, cut into strips
  • 8 fresh mint leaves
  • 15 fresh cilantro leaves
  • ┬╝ cup (60 ml) spicy mayonnaise (store bought)
  • Salt


  1. Place rice vinegar, mirin sauce and lime juice in a bowl, add salt and mix well.
  2. Add julienned carrots, mix well and let marinate 15 minutes stirring regularly.
  3. Open the baguettes on one side without cutting through completely.
  4. Spread one face with the spicy mayonnaise and top with the mock chicken slices.
  5. Place cucumber slices on top overlapping them slightly, add the marinated carrots and finish with mint and cilantro leaves.
  6. Close the sandwich and serve immediately.