Rating: 4.5 stars
300 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 154
  • 4 star values: 96
  • 3 star values: 39
  • 2 star values: 8
  • 1 star values: 3

Firm tofu, bell pepper, and red onion, all quickly stir fried in a sweet and sour sauce. A word of caution - this is VERY spicy! If you like milder dishes, decrease the amount of pepper flakes or omit them altogether.

Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
cook:
12 mins
total:
22 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Heat peanut oil in a wok or large frying pan over medium-high heat. Toss the tofu into the oil, and cook until browned on all sides. Once browned, toss in onion, bell pepper, chile pepper, and garlic; cook until just tender, about 5 minutes.

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  • In a small bowl, whisk together the hot water, vinegar, soy sauce, brown sugar, cornstarch, and red pepper flakes. Pour over tofu and vegetables, toss to coat, and simmer 3 to 5 minutes, or until sauce thickens slightly.

Nutrition Facts

307 calories; protein 19.7g; carbohydrates 16.3g; fat 20.3g; sodium 697.6mg. Full Nutrition
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