Stir-fried Tofu with Vegetables

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 175.6
  • Total Fat: 10.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 670.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 11.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.8 g
  • Protein: 13.2 g

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Vitamins, protein, low cal and great taste! Vitamins, protein, low cal and great taste!
Number of Servings: 4


    Tofu, firm, 300 grams
    Garlic, 3 cloves
    Carrots, raw, 1 medium
    Green Peppers (bell peppers), 1 cup, strips
    Hot chile pepers, 1 pepper chopped
    Soy Sauce, 2 tbsp
    Lime Juice, 1 lime yields
    *Fish Sauce, 1 tbsp
    Brown Sugar, 2 tsp packed
    *Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 1 tbsp


1. Drain bean curd and lightly pat dry with paper towels. Cut int 3/4" cubes.
2. Add oil to nonstick skillet or wok with and heat over medium-high heat.
3. Add garlic and chopped hot chile pepper and stir-fry for 1 minute or until lightly browned on both sides.
4. Remove garlic and set aside. Add tofu cubes and fry quickly until all sides are browned.
5. Remove tofu and set aside.
6. Add carrot and bell pepper and stir-fry for 1 minute until they are crisp-tender.
7. Place vegetables on a serving dish then pile the cooked tofu on top.
8. In a small bowl, mix together the soy sauce, lime juice, fish sauce and brown sugar. Stir until sugar is dissolved.
9. Spoon sauce over tofu and vegetables then sprinkle with the reserved cooked garlic. Serve immediately.

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user HHHBYE.

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  • I replaced the fish oil with sesame oil and it was awesome. This one is definitely a keeper. - 6/18/10

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  • Very Good! I am still learning how to prepare tofu. This recipe gives me lots of ideas. - 4/13/10

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  • FIsh sauce is something I don't have on hand either, but the recipe sounded so good I tried it without. It was fantastic! I sent some to a girlfriend and made a separate meal for our husbands (not fans of tofu). Her husband tried it and liked it so much I had to give her the recipe! - 6/29/09

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  • this sounds perfect! I never use fish sauce so needless to say I didn't have any around so thanks Drgnflygrl1 for the input. I definitely have red pepper flakes!

    Thanks for sharing everyone!
    - 6/19/09

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  • I followed this method, but I was starving so I ate half the package of tofu, 200 grams, plus a cup of broccoli and 6 baby carrots. I cooked the tofu last and I used cooking spray instead of oil. I also used package stir fry sauce instead of the other ingredients, save garlic. Easy to manipulate! - 1/29/09

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