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Tofu Balls with Spicy Orange Spinach

Balls of happiness 280 kcal     VE Flavours: crushed garlic clove, 1 tbsp tomato puree, chilli powder (to taste), S/P, 2 tsp sesame oil, zest and juice of 1 medium orange Bulk: 400g firm tofu, 350g spinach (I used frozen), 1 tbsp cornflour, 1 small white onion Jazzy: add 2 tbsp yeast flakes to the… Continue reading Tofu Balls with Spicy Orange Spinach

Tofu · vegan

Hot Sweetcorn Salsa with Miso-Glazed Tofu Steak

Zingy ‘meaty’ hotness 214 kcal      VE Flavours: 2 tsp lime juice, ¼ tsp coriander powder, 1 tbsp miso paste, 1 tsp sesame oil, 1 tsp soy sauce, crushed garlic clove, half red chilli, S/P, 1 tsp tomato puree Bulk: 70g sweetcorn, small red onion, 3x ½ peppers (different colours), 200g firm tofu, 4 salad… Continue reading Hot Sweetcorn Salsa with Miso-Glazed Tofu Steak

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My not-so ordinary Christmas dinner

I’m not fond of making roasts, especially only for two people, so this Christmas I decided to have a Japanese/Asian style meal! We had cold soba noodles with a sake/soy dip (mentsuyu), miso, edamame, kimchi, sunomono (recipe here), Japanese style sweetcorn (recipe here), carrots, tamagoyaki crepe (recipe here), hijiki no nimono (a hijiki seaweed salad… Continue reading My not-so ordinary Christmas dinner

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Baked tofu and tzatziki

Miso meets tzatziki 294 kcal     Flavours: 1 garlic clove, 1-2 tsp lemon juice, 4 tbsp miso paste, ½ tsp dried oregano, ¼ tsp dried mint, 1 tsp olive oil, S/P Bulk: 400g firm tofu, 150g Greek yoghurt*, 1 cucumber, some black olives Jazzy: use fresh mint, oregano, juice of a lemon and a dash… Continue reading Baked tofu and tzatziki