CATEGORY: Tofu
Japanese Miso Soup with Soba Noodles

Japanese Miso Soup with Soba Noodles

I've been eating miso soup for years, loyal to it ever since I took my first slurp in a Japanese restaurant long ago. And I've been making it myself for just as long, knowing how easily I can keep a tub of miso in my refrigerator.
Steamed Chicken with Shiitake Mushrooms & Tofu

Steamed Chicken with Shiitake Mushrooms & Tofu

This minimalist recipe became a steaming experiment, for me. I don't know if I've ever dared to "steam" meat, but here it was. And steaming the chicken atop tofu seemed so cute.
Lemon Cardamom Tofu with Pistachios and Roasted Lemons

Lemon Cardamom Tofu with Pistachios and Roasted Lemons

Ooooo. Look at those charred lemons! (Don't let them frighten you.) Have you ever roasted tofu?
Faux Fish Cakes and Double Broccoli Quinoa

Faux Fish Cakes and Double Broccoli Quinoa

The "Faux Fish Cakes," from fatfreevegan.com, were easy to eat and kid-friendly. The crispy edges of these salty cakes were great, but comparing them to "fish" is a disservice, I believe.
Spinach and Red Chard Quiche and Bacon Fried Rice

Spinach and Red Chard Quiche and Bacon Fried Rice

True: this quiche is eggless. Yet, the "Spinach and Red Chard Quiche," from allrecipes.com, was cheesy and full of tofu and green stuff (spinach and chard).
Honey Dukkah Roasted Pumpkin and Tofu and Roasted Asparagus with Garlic, Lemon and Thyme

Honey Dukkah Roasted Pumpkin and Tofu and Roasted Asparagus with Garlic, Lemon and Thyme

I regret that 42 years have passed, before I discovered the wonderment that is dukkah: an Egyptian blend of toasted nuts, spices, and herbs. Make this fantastic mix and you'll want to sprinkle it into everything that you eat.
Baked Tofu Steaks and Mushroom Gravy and Couscous with Roasted Butternut Squash and Preserved Lemon

Baked Tofu Steaks and Mushroom Gravy and Couscous with Roasted Butternut Squash and Preserved Lemon

The recipe for "Baked Tofu Steaks and Mushroom Gravy," from veggiebelly.com, appealed to me with its minimalism: just tofu and garlic?! Just a simple marinade?! Wow.
Golden Bowl

Golden Bowl

I've made two magnificent discoveries with this recipe: pre-cubed tofu and nutritional yeast.