Indonesian tofu stew with spring vegetables
With a light coconut lime flavour, this recipe features green beans, bell peppers and zucchini
100 cal Serves 8
Prep time 0h 30m
Cook time 0h 35m
Total time 1h 5m
Step 1In a bowl, marinate tofu with the ginger, lime juice and 1/2 tbsp (7 mL) canola oil. Toss well to coat. This can be done about 30 minutes ahead of time and up to overnight in the refrigerator.
Step 2In a large saucepan, no lid required heat remaining 1 tbsp (15 mL) canola oil. Add onion and cook for about 6 minutes or until softened and slightly browned. Add garlic, cumin, coriander and cloves and stir for 2 minutes.
Step 3To saucepan, add stock and coconut milk. Simmer, uncovered, for about 10 minutes until slightly thickened.
Step 4Add green beans, bell pepper and zucchini and cook for about 10 minutes more or until vegetables are tender. Add marinated tofu and cook an additional 5 minutes. Garnish with cilantro. Serve over steamed brown rice or quinoa, if desired.
Per serving (1 cup / 250 mL)
- 4 g
- 25 mg
- 83 mg
- Total fat
- 7 g
- Saturated fat
- 2 g
- 0 mg
- 6 g
- 1 g
- 2 g
- Added sugars
- 0 g
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