Search Chinese Recipes

Please enter the recipe you are looking for here.

powered by FreeFind

Home | News/Articles | Dining | Shopping | Events | Classifieds

Chinese Recipes Chinese Mapo Tofu

Chinese Mapo Tofu Recipe

Serving Size  : 4
   Amount  Measure    Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      2           tb           Oil -- for sauteing
      1           tb           Black Bean Garlic Sauce- (see notes)
      1            t            Red Chili Paste with Garlic
      1/4        lb           Ground pork
      1          pack        Fresh tofu (any firmness)- cut into cubes
      1/4         c            Chopped green onions
                                  Salt -- to taste

Notes:  Black Bean Garlic Sauce and Red Chili Paste with Garlic are
available at Asian markets and some supermarkets with large Asian specialty sections.

Procedure:  In a wok or deep skillet, place oil, Black Bean Sauce, Red Chili Sauce with Garlic and ground pork. Turn heat on high; gradually combine the sauces and meat as the heat increases. When meat is browned and cooked through, turn heat to medium and add cubed tofu. Mix gently and continue to simmer for 5-8 minutes, stirring occasionally, until well blended and tofu is heated through. Add green onion and toss. Add salt to taste.

Presentation: Serve hot accompanied with cooked white rice


Sponsored Ads - OIL & VINEGAR