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10-min. Easy Chinese Silken Tofu

christieathome
Chinese Silken Tofu. Chilled silky tofu garnished with a flavourful Chinese soy onion sauce. Easy to make and ready in 10 minutes!
5 from 7 votes
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course dinner, Side Dish
Cuisine Chinese
Servings 2
Calories per serving 258 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 300 g silken tofu or sub with soft tofu

Sauce:

Optional:

Instructions
 

  • Carefully peel away a corner of the plastic seal on the silken tofu package. Hold the tofu in place and turn it upside down to drain the excess liquid over the sink. Place the tofu over a paper towel to soak up the liquid.
  • Next place a plate over top of the tofu package turning it over to transfer the tofu onto the plate.
  • In a small pot set over medium heat, add oil followed by white onion, green onion and garlic. Sauté for until onions are translucent, about 2-3 minutes.
  • Lower heat to low flame. Pour in the soy sauce, sugar and sesame oil and mix in with onions and garlic. Cook for 1 minute.
  • Pour the sauce over the silken tofu. Optional: garnish with sesame seeds and green onions. Enjoy!
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Nutrition
Calories: 258kcal | Carbohydrates: 17g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 5g | Monounsaturated Fat: 9g | Sodium: 1523mg | Potassium: 508mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 281IU | Vitamin C: 11mg | Calcium: 98mg | Iron: 3mg
Course dinner, Side Dish
Cuisine Chinese
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