Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps Recipe

Looking for an easy Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps recipe? Learn how to make Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by callmebarbie25

Makes 8 servings



Delicious Tofu lettuce wraps. Low Calorie and Low Carb.

Recipe Ingredients for Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps

16 oz Extra Firm Tofu
4 tbs Soy Sauce, Divided
1/2 tsp Salt
1/4 tsp Black Pepper
3/4 c green onions, chopped
1 tbs Garlic, chopped
1 tbs Chopped Ginger
2 tbs Vinegar
2 tbs Vegetable Oil

Recipe Directions for Crispy Tofu Lettuce Wraps

  1. Preheat oven to 450F.

  2. Dry the tofu and cut into cubes. Toss the tofu in a bowl with 2 tablespoons soy sauce, salt and pepper.

  3. Spread tofu out on a baking sheet and bake for 30 minutes until golden and crisp.

  4. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, saute the garlic and ginger in olive oil for 3 minutes.

  5. Add tofu, chestnuts, scallions, vinegar, remaining soy sauce, sesame oil, sugar and water and heat 5 minutes or until liquid is absorbed.

  6. Meanwhile, fry pine nuts and almonds in a dry skillet over medium heat until golden, about 4 to 5 minutes.

  7. Transfer tofu mixture to a bowl and stir in the nuts.

  8. Serve in lettuce wraps or over rice, with hoison sauce.

  9. Makes 8 Wraps

  10. Number of Servings: 8

Categories

Main Dish, Asian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 83.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
82
Calories from Fat
52
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.8g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.2g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
607mg
25%
Potassium
144mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
3.2g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
0.8g
Protein
5.5g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 13% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in calcium
  • Very high in manganese
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sodium
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