- Tofu(firm)cubed-250 gms
- Cornflour-1 1/2 tbsp
- Ginger (julienne)-2 tsp
- Garlic (chopped)- 1 tsp
- Onion chopped finely- 1 no
- Green chilies chopped- 1 no(or to taste)
- Spring onion(chopped)-2 tbsp
- Red chili powder-1/2 to 3/4 tsp
- Soya sauce-2 tsp
- Tomato sauce-1 to 1 1/2 tbsp
- Pepper powder- to taste
- Salt to taste
- Combine cornflour ,pepper powder and salt to taste with enough water to form a thick batter.
- Add the tofu cubes into this batter and mix carefully.
- Heat oil in a pan and shallow fry the tofu cubes, turning sides in between until it turns golden brown.(You can also deep fry the tofu cubes if you wish to do so)
- Drain this onto a kitchen towel and keep aside.
- Now heat oil in a pan , add ginger , garlic and green chilies and saute till raw smell leaves.
- Add chopped onion and spring onion.Saute till onion turns translucent.
- Add red chili powder and saute for a few seconds.
- Now add soya sauce and tomato sauce.Stir well.
- Add the fried tofu cubes and mix until combined.
- Switch off the heat ,garnish with chopped spring onions.
Saucy SicilianaNovember 21, 2011 at 6:18 pm
I make tofu a lot because my husband is japanese. I like this recipe. Hugs from Rome!
AlpanaNovember 21, 2011 at 6:22 pm
Very nice recipe & the presentation is awesome. Very beautifully presented.
Sushma MallyaNovember 21, 2011 at 6:38 pm
Lovely presentation, this looks so mouthwatering…Yummy!
Prabha ManiNovember 21, 2011 at 7:20 pm
Looks really yum..Thanks 4 the recipe!!
Priya SureshNovember 21, 2011 at 7:49 pm
Wow chilli tofu looks fabulous,a prefect starter for a party menu.
AzNovember 21, 2011 at 7:59 pm
Yum Yum.. What a perfect appetizer.. and those clicks are killer!!
Sobha ShyamNovember 21, 2011 at 8:14 pm
chilli tofu looks real yum, wonderful recipe..
JulieNovember 21, 2011 at 8:16 pm
Real delicious n yummy yum!!
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PujaNovember 21, 2011 at 8:50 pm
My fav way to eat tofu 🙂
Your pics are beautiful!
Sangeetha MNovember 21, 2011 at 10:07 pm
chilli tofu looks so perfect and yummy…nice pictures n well presented!!
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divyaNovember 22, 2011 at 12:01 am
Slurp,seriously drooling here,droolworthy dishes..
NehaNovember 22, 2011 at 1:27 am
Chilli tofu looks very tempting…Nice clicks
UrmiNovember 22, 2011 at 3:41 am
Lovely recipe. Chilli tofu looks spicy, yummy and tempting.
Shanthi KrishnakumarNovember 22, 2011 at 4:10 am
This looks extremely awesome and would love to have it.
RadhikaNovember 22, 2011 at 4:28 am
I do not like tofu but with your tempting clicks you are seriously tempting me.
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AarthiNovember 22, 2011 at 4:45 am
great recipe for using tofu..Yummy
UnknownNovember 22, 2011 at 5:32 am
Perfect starter..looks so inviting…yummmy
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AnonymousNovember 22, 2011 at 1:48 pm
I'm always looking different ways to prepare tofu; this looks excellent with fabulous mix of spices and of course love the presentation 🙂
Manju @ Manjus Eating DelightsNovember 22, 2011 at 6:17 pm
I've always felt tofu has a kinda tangy aftertaste…mayb the dishes I tried were such….these Chilli Tofu bites look very tempting!! Shud try them sometime!
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Suja ManojNovember 22, 2011 at 6:37 pm
Mouthwatering..delicious and tempting
Sarah NaveenNovember 22, 2011 at 7:28 pm
I am liking all your pics KL :)…Great job 🙂
MythreyiNovember 22, 2011 at 7:48 pm
Yum! Yum! Yum!
NamithaNovember 22, 2011 at 11:56 pm
Beautiful pictures !! Great recipe too 🙂
UnknownNovember 23, 2011 at 12:42 am
I never tried tofu at home. but I prepared chilli paneer and hope it tasted like tofu. love it.
Prathima RaoNovember 23, 2011 at 10:29 am
One of my absolute fav!! Got a packet of tofu in the fridge for making chilli tofu..Your version looks too tempting!!
UnknownNovember 23, 2011 at 10:35 am
Yummy recipe,looks very tasty.
Jayanthy KumaranNovember 23, 2011 at 11:55 am
save some dear..I'll be right over..;P
UnknownNovember 23, 2011 at 4:26 pm
first time in your space….wow..this chili tofu dish looks awesome n delicious….too tempting to resist…..happy to follow u here…do visit mine when time permits 🙂
Ganga SreekanthNovember 24, 2011 at 3:43 pm
very tempting…..beautiful clicks
ChitraNovember 24, 2011 at 5:20 pm
Very nice. its good to c tofu in place of paneer 🙂
Biny's RecipesNovember 25, 2011 at 1:45 pm
hey same pinch dear…love ur idea of frying it with corn flour
AsmitaNovember 26, 2011 at 12:29 am
Looks fabulous! I am a big fan of tofu and would love to try this recipe out.
Shobha KamathNovember 26, 2011 at 9:40 am
Looks delicious! Nice pics too!
AnishaNovember 26, 2011 at 5:49 pm
Great recipe… Love the pictures!
Vidhya SubramonyNovember 27, 2011 at 2:20 am
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Padhu SankarNovember 27, 2011 at 7:19 am
Lovely pictures and great recipe
RachelNovember 27, 2011 at 12:23 pm
Am yet to like tofu.. Used this recipe for paneer and it turned great.
ManjuDecember 7, 2011 at 6:15 pm
I am not a tofu fan. But this looks soo tempting 🙂
Agata - Dietetyczne FanaberieDecember 16, 2011 at 4:33 pm
Awww after visiting Shanghai this vacations Im totally into Tofu.. Im so happy that they are slowly putting it in normal prices to markets in Poland aswell!
This recipe seems to be yummy, Ill try!