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Interesting Ways To Make Tofu Tasty

Sep 28, 2020 ByLaura Lee

Whether you are a carnivore or vegan, everyone has an opinion on tofu. A lot of people say tofu is boring, has no flavor, and is just not for them. But there are those who know better: that tofu can be really interesting, pretty darn delicious, and a great source of protein. So if you are a tofu-lover or someone who thinks tofu is gross, we’ve collected a few interesting recipes to give a go that might just make tofu become a staple in your kitchen! Give it a go!

Palak Paneer with Curried Tofu

Palak paneer is an Indian curry made with spinach, onion, tomato, spices, and paneer (a type of Indian cheese). It originated in the Punjab region of Northern India. This recipe is a plant-based version that replaces the cheese for tofu. But we promise it is just as delicious! If you love quick and easy dishes packed with green and flavor, you’re guaranteed to love this dish!

Tofu Scramble

Once you figure out how to make tofu taste good, you won’t be able to get enough of the stuff. And it isn’t just a dinner dish- you can incorporate tofu into your breakfast! It makes for a healthy, satisfying meal that has lots of protein! Tofu scrambles are as easy as they come: a handful of ingredients, short cook time, 1 pan, nothing fancy here. You are going to love this dish. It’s savory, healthy, light, perfectly spiced, has mega flavor, can be loaded with veggies. and seriously simple.

General Tso’s Tofu Stir-Fry

Who doesn’t love Chinese take-out? Well, now you can make it right in your kitchen! This will become your go-to dish when a serious takeout craving hits, but you’ll save a few calories and dollars! This General Tso’s tofu is the perfect balance of spicy, sweet, and savory. It’s loaded with protein and comes together in just 30 minutes.