Black pepper tofu

Black pepper tofu

Total: 35 min. | Active: 35 min.
vegan, lactose-free
Nutritional value / people: 266 kcal
, Fat: 15 g
, Carbohydrate: 14 g
, Protein: 17 g


4 people


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500 g tofu, plain
30 g Maizena cornflour
2 garlic cloves
2 shallots
1 red chilli pepper
2 bunches spring onions incl. green parts

To fry

oil for frying
1 cm ginger
2 tsp cane sugar
2 tsp black pepper, crushed
1 tbsp light soy sauce
3 tbsp dark soy sauce
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How it's done

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Cut the tofu into approx. 1 cm cubes, place in a bowl with the cornflour, mix well. Heat the oil in a wide-bottomed frying pan or wok, fry the tofu all over for approx. 3 mins., remove from the heat and keep warm.

Slice the garlic, cut the shallots into pieces and the chilli pepper into rings. Slice the spring onions. Cut the onion greens into approx. 4 cm long pieces, set aside.

To fry

Heat a dash of oil in a wok, stir fry the garlic, shallots, chilli pepper and spring onions for approx. 5 mins. Grate in the ginger, add the sugar, pepper and soy sauce. Add the tofu and onion greens, mix and heat gently.

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Serve with: Perfumed or basmati rice.


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