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Black Pepper Tofu

Cheryl: "Added chopped mushrooms and it was delicious." Read More


  • 1 3/4 pounds firm tofu (cut into large, 1-inch square cubes and well-dried with paper towels)
  • cornstarch
  • 3 tablespoons neutral oil
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 12 shallots (12 ounces in total, thinly sliced)
  • 4 red chiles (fresh, thinly sliced, or less to taste)
  • 12 cloves garlic (roughly chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons fresh ginger (chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons sweet soy sauce (kecap manis)
  • 3 tablespoons light soy sauce
  • 4 tablespoons dark soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons black peppercorns (coarsely crushed, use a mortar and pestle or a spice grinder)
  • 16 green onions (small and thin, sliced or shredded)
  • cooked white rice (for serving)
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    Al bo a month ago
    Nope. Added courgette and mushrooms to make it a meal and served on freekeh. It was very disappointing, will nit make again
    Madison 3 months ago
    It was far too salty for my taste
    Cheryl 3 months ago
    Added chopped mushrooms and it was delicious.
    Michael G. 3 months ago
    Great, used tapioca flower instead of corn starch