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Limantro Tofu

Rated as 3.57 out of 5 Stars

"Lime-cilantro tofu. Serve with brown rice."
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1 h 20 m servings 217
Original recipe yields 2 servings


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  1. Mix cilantro, garlic, lime zest and juice, soy sauce, cumin, brown sugar, and cayenne pepper in a bowl. Add tofu and marinate in refrigerator for 1 hour to overnight. Remove tofu with a slotted spoon.
  2. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir marinated tofu until browned on all sides, 10 to 15 minutes.


  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the marinade ingredients. The actual amount of the marinade consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 217 calories; 15.2 10.5 14.7 0 242 Full nutrition

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Made this exactly as the recipe indicted and was very disappointed. It was spicy, but dry. It really needs a sauce. We tried dipping it in a honey ginger BBQ sauce.

I made this, but based on reviews made a few additions and it turned out really good. I think they scaled this recipe too small when they wrote it out. I used zest from 1 lime, but juice from 2 ...

I played around with this and added some teriyaki sauce--the amount of marinade didn't really cover the tofu, so I also added more lime and soy sauce. It turned out relatively well, but a bit t...

I thought this was good. I added Worcestershire a lot more cilantro, lime & cayenne. I will make again.

Tasted great. For the non-cooks complaining, you need to adjust the measurements to your liking, like you would with any recipe.