Peanut butter tofu stirfry - recipe
This is an Amy original. :)
PEANUT BUTTER TOFU STIRFRY
2 T Olive oil
2 T Sesame oil
5 cloves garlic - minced
1 package extra firm tofu - cut into bite-sized pieces
2 stalks of broccoli - cut into bite-sized pieces
1 carrot - chopped into bite-sized strips
2 T Tamari
Cayenne (red) pepper flakes
3/4 - 1 C natural peanut butter
4-6 servings of brown rice (I used Instant brown rice)
Handful of crushed peanuts (optional)
*Please note these are approximate amounts.
Saute tofu in 1 T olive oil and 1 T sesame oil until it starts to turn golden. Add the garlic in and cook for another 5 min. Set tofu/garlic aside. Cook broccoli and carrot pieces in 1 T olive oil and 1 T sesame oil, along with about a 1/4 cup of water, covered, until soft.
Add tofu back in with the broccoli and carrots. Add Tamari and peanut butter. Stir until the peanut butter melts. Add a few shakes of cayenne pepper to taste.
In the meantime, cook your brown rice.
Put the stirfry mixture on top of the brown rice (you might want to add a little Tamari to the rice first for flavor). Add peanuts on top and serve.
Makes about 5 yummy servings. :)