This is recipe for Ma Po Tofu. It is a spicy Sichuan tofu dish. Before you begin, let me first caution you about how spicy this dish can be using the recipe provided below. You should be able to tone down the spice a bit by reducing the amount of fresh chili peppers and chili […]
Crispy Tofu Sisig is a dish composed of deep fried tofu cubes, chopped chili peppers, and onion. It is healthier alternative to traditional pork sisig because it does not use any meat and greasy ingredients. Aside from being healthy, this crispy tofu sisig recipe is also vegan. This means that it does not contain any […]
The name Tofu and Green Bean Stir Fry in Oyster Sauce with Salted Black Beans might sound long and complex, but don’t get intimidated by it. Anyone can cook this dish and this simple and easy vegetarian recipe will guide you on how to prepare this step by step. Before starting, make sure to pay […]
Sweet and Sour Tofu is a better take to the usual sweet and sour dishes because it involves the use of fried tofu as a meat substitute. Did you know that tofu is a good source of protein and is low in fat and cholesterol? These are just few reasons why many people substitute tofu […]
Pork Adobo with Tofu is an adobo recipe version that I really like. It has the good taste of our favorite Pork Adobo along with the chewy texture of tofu. Pork and Tofu in Oyster Sauce has a similar texture, but tastes different.
Tofu or bean curd is made from soy beans. The soy beans are turned into soy milk and curdled with a substance called coagulants. Coagulants make the texture of the mixture gelatinous.
Cooking with tofu first made it way in Asia: it has been adopted by other countries since then. The main reason why tofu became popular is its high protein content. This has made it a good substitute for meat. Vegetarians embrace tofu by having it in their regular diet. Whenever a recipe calls for meat, tofu is used as a replacement.
There are three main types of tofu: firm tofu, soft tofu, and silken tofu. They are categorized based on their texture.