- 16 oz firm tofu, chopped into small cubes
- 3 tbsp all-purpose flour
- 1/4 t vegetable oil
- Salt and pepper, to taste
- 1/2 cup hot water
- 1/4 cup natural peanut butter
- 2 tbsp maple syrup (preferably very dark syrup for its strong flavour)
- 2 tbsp sodium-reduced soy sauce
- 2 c. à thé fish sauce (optional)
- 1 tbsp fresh ginger, peeled and grated
- 2 c. à thé sesame oil
- 2 c. à thé Sriracha sauce
- Juice and zest of one lime
- 2 cloves garlic, finely minced
- 9 oz rice vermicelli
- 1 1 tbsp vegetable oil
- 4 - 6 cups your choice of vegetables (onions, carrots, broccoli, celery, mushrooms, bell peppers, etc.), sliced thinly.
- In a large bowl, flour the tofu cubes.
- In a large wok, heat the oil over medium-high heat. Add the tofu and fry until lightly browned. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside on absorbent paper to drain.
- In a bowl, combine all sauce ingredients. Set aside.
- Bring a large pot of water to the boil and cook vermicelli according to package instructions. Drain.
- While the vermicelli cooks, heat oil over medium-high in the wok. Sauté the vegetables for 5 minutes, or to desired tenderness. Add the tofu and fry another minute.
- Now add the sauce to your tofu-vegetable mixture, coating all ingredients well.
- When ready to serve, put a portion of vermicelli into the bottom of each bowl and top with the tofu-veggie mixture.
For before or after exercise
Nutritional Value per Serving
Calories: 680 kcal
Fat: 34 g
Carbohydrates: 73 g
Fibre: 4 g
Protein: 19 g
PREPARATION TIME: 25-30
COOKING TIME: 12-15
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