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Marinated Tofu Salad

Marinated Tofu Salad recipe from Down to Earth Organic and Natural.

Yield: 
4 Servings

Recipe Categories:

Salads VeganGluten-Free Nut-Free

Updated: Tue, 09/11/2018 - 8:12am

Ingredients: 
  • 1 (14-ounce) block extra firm tofu, drained and pressed dry

Marinade:

  • ¼ cup + 2 Tablespoons soy sauce
  • 3 teaspoons toasted sesame oil
  • 2 Tablespoons brown rice vinegar
  • 3 teaspoons agave nectar
  • 5 teaspoons minced ginger
  • 3 teaspoons chopped garlic
     
  • Safflower oil

Salad:

  • ½ cup shredded purple cabbage
  • ½ cup shredded green cabbage
  • ½ cup shredded carrot
  • ½ cup thinly sliced cucumber
  • ¼ cup chopped green onion
Instructions: 
  1. Cut tofu into ½” cubes. Lay tofu in a baking dish, making sure not to overlap.
  2. In a bowl combine Marinade ingredients. Reserve 3 Tablespoons and set aside for dressing.
  3. Pour Marinade over tofu and let sit for at least 30 minutes up to overnight, flipping halfway through.
  4. Preheat oven to 400°.
  5. Lightly grease a baking sheet with safflower oil. Transfer tofu cubes to baking sheet. Place in oven and bake for 20 -25 minutes or until browned, flipping halfway through.
  6. Remove from heat and let cool.
  7. In a large bowl toss together all Salad ingredients. Add tofu and toss with reserved dressing. Enjoy!