Another simple, quick, and tasty tofu recipe taught to me by my wife, who is Korean. The dipping sauce described is quite spicy, so temper the ingredients to your taste. Eat with chopsticks.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
6 mins
total:
21 mins
Servings:
2
Yield:
2 servings
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Ingredients

2
Original recipe yields 2 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Dipping Sauce:

Directions

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  • Slice tofu into 12 equal rectangular pieces. Sprinkle salt on both sides of tofu slices.

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  • Heat vegetable oil in a large, deep saucepan over medium heat.

  • Dip tofu slices into bowl of beaten egg and fry in hot oil until lightly browned, about 3 minutes per side.

  • Mix soy sauce, green onions, chile peppers, vinegar, sugar, and red pepper flakes together in a small bowl. Dip fried tofu into dipping sauce.

Cook's Note:

Korean-style soy sauce works best in this recipe.

Editor's Note:

We have determined the nutritional value of oil for frying based on a retention value of 10% after cooking. Amount will vary depending on cooking time and temperature, ingredient density, and specific type of oil used.

Nutrition Facts

340 calories; protein 24.7g; carbohydrates 13.8g; fat 23.2g; cholesterol 93mg; sodium 2630.5mg. Full Nutrition
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Rating: 5 stars
12/31/2018
Sometimes you need a quick easy and delicious recipe for tofu and this recipe is it. We cooked the tofu while the rice cooked and in no time at all dinner was done and delicious. Used sauce out of a bottle. An inexpensive and easy dinner option-- thank you for the recipe! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/30/2018
Sometimes you need a quick easy and delicious recipe for tofu and this recipe is it. We cooked the tofu while the rice cooked and in no time at all dinner was done and delicious. Used sauce out of a bottle. An inexpensive and easy dinner option-- thank you for the recipe! Read More
Rating: 4 stars
03/11/2017
This turned out pretty good. A little on the salty side but still good. Loved the heat in the sauce. Read More
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