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Tofu dishes are not Rocket Science!

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Tofu Recipes That Are Easy As 1-2-3

One of the many common misconceptions about tofu is that it makes any dish more complicated, but this couldn’t be any further from the truth! While tofu can be the main ingredient in many elaborate dishes, there are many easy tofu recipes that are just as delicious! If you want a meal on your table quickly, do not rule out tofu as an option! Especially with the range of Dragonfly Tofu products available.

Time-efficient Tips

Being aware of just a few simple tips can make cooking tofu recipes extremely easy. Many tofu recipes can be made in a matter of minutes. The only trick is to know how to go about executing them. Once you know which kinds of tofu can be substituted for certain ingredients, you will be making easy tofu recipes all the time!

One tip to make an easy tofu lasagna is to puree silken tofu and then combine it with cheese. This version of lasagna is not only quicker, but healthier as well. Another quick tip is to mix tofu with bread crumbs, thinly chopped vegetables, and seasonings. Shape the mixture into a patty or buy our pre-made Tattys.

Making a tofu meat dish is easy. Simply marinate tofu cutlets in your favourite marinade and then cook and serve as you would meat. One of the most popular fried tofu recipes is stir fry. Simply chop up firm tofu, mix with a few veggies, and fry in a wok. For a delicious sandwich spread, you might also mix in silken soft tofu with cottage cheese and seasonings. Spread on bread and serve as a sandwich.

If you want a way to lighten up some of the dishes you cook in your home, our tofu recipes are an easy way to do just that! You can use soft tofu as a replacement salad dressing or as a replacement for cream in creamed soups. Tofu can also be used to replace mayonnaise. Use chunks of tofu instead of crotons when creating a salad, and try dipping slices of French toast in silken tofu instead of in egg products.

Getting the hang of it

It can be difficult to get used to a new ingredient, especially one as intimidating as tofu.  However, there is really no reason to be afraid of incorporating tofu into your diet, because there are plenty of easy tofu recipes that allow you to do so.  Once you are used to handling the various kinds of tofu and making substitutions with it, you will be able to whip up tofu recipes just like that.