Grandma's almond tofu

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 166.6
  • Total Fat: 0.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 1.9 mg
  • Sodium: 62.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 39.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.9 g
  • Protein: 4.0 g

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almond tofu -- how my grandma makes it. almond tofu -- how my grandma makes it.
Number of Servings: 4


    1.5 cup water
    a little less than 0.5 cup granulated sugar
    0.75 cup non fat evaporated milk
    2 tsp almond extract
    2 packets unflavored knox gelatin
    1 12oz can of fruit cocktail in lite syrup or water


Empty 2 packets of unflavored knox gelatin into a medium-small sized sauce pan set on a medium-low setting. Pour 0.5 cups of boiling water into sauce pan. Stir until gelatin dissolves. Add sugar, non-fat evaporated milk and the remaining quantity of water to the pot. Stir until consistency is even, be careful not to stir too quickly and create bubbles. Add the almond extract & stir (can add a greater quantity if you like a stronger almond flavor). Pour liquid into a 10 x 10 pan. Place into refrigerator and allow to cool & harden to a firmer-than-jello consistancy, takes approximately 2 hours. When hardened, remove from fridge, cut into 1/2 inch cubes w/ a butter knife. Add cubes to a serving dish, mix with a 12 oz can of fruit cockail and serve. Makes four 1.25 cup servings.

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user HONU9ANGEL.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
    good - 3/19/09

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    I like the flavor of almonds, so I had to try this. Not bad! The texture was like a custard. Nice and easy, would make again. - 3/9/09

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    so yummy and easy to make! I'd definitely make it again. - 3/1/09