Fried Tofu with Ginger

Fried Tofu with Ginger

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40min


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Tasty cubes of firm tofu fried with freshly minced garlic and spicy ginger. Tossed with soy sauce and lime juice. Goes great over a bed of stir fried vegetables.

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Ingredients
Serves: 8 

  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2cm root ginger, minced
  • 1 kg firm tofu, drained, dried and cubed
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce, or to taste
  • 1 lime, juiced

Directions
Preparation:15min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:40min 

  1. Heat oil in a wok or frying pan over medium heat. Stir in garlic and ginger then cook for 1 minute. Add tofu to the frying pan with soy sauce then stir to coat. Cover and continue cooking for 20 to 30 minutes.
  2. Squeeze lime juice over tofu before serving.

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Reviews (5)

MAGARIGAL
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Altered ingredient amounts. We love this in my house. I think I have it memorized, I make it so much. I use 450gof tofu since there's only two of us, and add 3 tsps garlic. I also use ground ginger because it tastes the same as fresh (I made it with fresh ginger the first time I made it.) and I always have it on hand. - 29 Sep 2008

KATIE56
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1

Great asian inspired taste of ginger and garlic, the lime added a lot, completing the dish. I liked it a lot but my husband rated it slightly less enthusiastically. - 29 Sep 2008

KATOTWO
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0

Used different ingredients. simple and quick. i love this. i added carrot and corriander for colour and served with brown rice pasta. will become a staple weekday meal. - 29 Sep 2008

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