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10 Fun Tofu Recipes That Everyone Can Enjoy

Tofu is often a food item that has a bad reputation, but there are so many ways to utilize it in dishes that absolutely everyone can enjoy!

Gone are the days that you think of tofu as being bland and boring, because these ten recipes will turn you and all of your friends into TOFU LOVERS.

Cripsy Breaded Tofu Nuggets

These tofu nuggets are easy, healthy, and genuinely taste like a guiltly-pleasure fast food item. What more could you possibly ask for? They are bite sized, crunchy, and absolutely delicious, making them perfect for an appetizer at a party or the main component of a meal! If you are someone who stays away from tofu due to its spongey texture, this crispy breaded tofu nuggets recipe is sure to win you over!

Chickpea, Spinach, and Tofu Curry

This chickpea, spinach, and tofu curry is so good, my mouth is watering just thinking about it. I find myself often struggling to make delicious food in the kitchen, so I was a bit nervous to tackle this recipe. However, it is incredibly simple, with step to step instructions, that it is quite difficult to mess up! With fresh ingredients and flavorful spices, the tofu is highlighted in such a dynamic way! This curry recipe will surely have you coming back for seconds!

Garlic Tofu and Broccoli

When I think of a classic tofu meal, this garlic tofu and broccoli recipe comes to mind. It is incredibly simply to make, requiring only one pan, and is wonderfully flavorful. Something about garlic and ginger compliments tofu so well, making this recipe absolutely to die for! If you are searching for an easy, yet impressive dinner recipe and are trying to venture outside your comfort zone with tofu, this is the recipe for you!

Miso Soup

This is the ultimate, authentic miso soup recipe that is extremely easy to make! All you need is 10 minutes and a block of tofu, broth, seaweed, and scallions! This is a recipe that really embraces the taste and texture of tofu, making it such a good option when you are ready to full dive into the world of tofu. Give this miso soup recipe a shot, and you certainly won’t regret it!

Crispy Baked Orange Tofu

If you are someone who loves orange chicken, stop what you are doing right now and make this crispy baked orange tofu recipe. Whether you are working to implement more meatless recipes into your diet, or are just looking for a fun new recipe, this orange tofu is absolutely DELICIOUS and will impress everyone who gets to enjoy it, regardless of their dietary preferences!

Tofu Tacos

If you love tacos, why not give them a try with tofu as the filling? This taco recipe is extremely straightforward, where all you have to do is crumble up some tofu, combine it with the perfect blend of spices, cook it in a heated saucepan, throw it over some tortillas, and you are good to go! If you are wanting a fun new taco recipe that won’t take too much time or energy from you in the kitchen, this tofu taco recipe is the perfect choice!

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Tofu “Chicken” Noodle Soup

Growing up, chicken noodle soup has always been one of my all-time favorite meals. This variation with tofu is a great way to implement a homestyle dish into something fresh and new. It is incredibly easy to make, and tastes exactly like the real deal! Bottomline, give this chicken-less tofu noodle soup recipe a try next time you are craving a homestyle meal, and you are sure to be impressed with how tasty it is!

BLT Tofu Sandwich

This BLT Tofu Sandwich recipe is the PERFECT vegan summer meal! If you are hosting a barbecue and want to be in the spirit, while still refraining from a typical burger or hot dog type of meal, this is the perfect alternative! With thin slices of tofu perfectly marinated and crisped to perfection, you are sure to fool all your friends that they are actually eating a slice of bacon! Plus, it is super simple to make! If you are working on implementing new ways to experiment with tofu, this BLT tofu sandwich recipe is an amazing choice!

Vegan Tofu Scramble

This tofu scramble recipe is a great breakfast option when it comes to working with tofu! Plus, it is so simple to make, being exactly what it sounds like, tofu scrambled up in a pan! This recipe calls for the perfect balance of spices and seasonings, making it anything but bland! Also, it’s packed with both veggies and protein, making it a healthy meal to start off your day! Craving tofu for breakfast? Give this vegan tofu scramble recipe a try!

Firecracker Tofu Lettuce Wraps

These firecracker tofu lettuce wraps are delicious, and there is not much more that needs to be said about them, other than that it is time for you to try them out for yourself. With lettuce leaves topped with tofu pieces and brown rice noodles, you will not only be drooling over the taste, but you will also remain full and satisfied. With an extremely simple yet thorough recipe to follow, you are sure to conquer making these amazing firecracker tofu lettuce wraps with ease!

Now that you have a list of fun tofu recipes to try out, hopefully you are inspired to be more adventurous in the kitchen and give them a go! Have you tried any of these recipes? Let us know in the comments section down below!

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