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Chinese Microwaved Tofu with Minced Pork

Chinese Microwaved Tofu with Minced Pork

  • Prep

    15 m
  • Cook

    5 m
  • Ready In

    30 m
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Easy microwaved tofu that is quick to make but brings delight to both the taste buds and the eyes.

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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 397 kcal
  • 20%
  • Fat:
  • 26 g
  • 40%
  • Carbs:
  • 9.8g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 34.1 g
  • 68%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 63 mg
  • 21%
  • Sodium:
  • 218 mg
  • 9%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. In a bowl, mix the ground pork with the soy sauce, sesame oil, sugar, cornstarch, black pepper, and red pepper flakes. Marinate at least 10 minutes.
  2. Place the tofu in a microwave-safe dish. Place the pork over the tofu. Discard any remaining marinade. Top with green onion, carrots, and chile pepper. Cover with microwave-safe plastic wrap. Cut a small slit in the plastic wrap to vent steam.
  3. Cook 5 minutes on High in the microwave, or until vegetables are tender and pork is cooked to desired doneness.
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Reviews

RLCHAPMAN7
9

RLCHAPMAN7

1/22/2005

This was very tasty. I found it when looking for something to make as part as the South Beach diet. Low carbs, excellent flavor. I cooked it over a bed of cabbage and rice wine vinegar, and the steam was able to cook all the ingredients. If you cut the tofu into squares, it makes pretty servings, ready to eat.

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8

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8/29/2005

great recipe I added a beaten egg to the pork mixture for extra flavour.

BOOKMARKER
5

BOOKMARKER

4/21/2011

I wanted to like this more than I did. Maybe if I hadn't made "Chinese Style Ground Pork & Tofu" the same time, I would have. I did mine in a pan, not microwave. I made more sauce, but that wasn't the problem. It's not bad, just tastes like Americanized Chinese. Also, used reduced fat ground pork & it was a good choice.

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