Crispy BBQ Tofu

with rice & jalapeño-ranch dressing

$9.95 per serving

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk, Eggs, Wheat, Soy

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • ½ cup Jasmine Rice
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    12 oz. Extra Firm Tofu
  • 1 Jalapeño Pepper
  • 1 Ear of Corn
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    1½ oz. Ranch Dressing
  • 3 Tbsp. Cornstarch
  • 2 tsp. BBQ Spice Rub
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    2 oz. Shredded Cheddar Cheese
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    1 oz. Crispy Fried Onions
  • ½ oz. Baby Arugula
  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    843
  • Carbohydrates
    69g
  • Fat
    50g
  • Protein
    30g
  • Sodium
    858mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • 1 Small Pot
  • 2 Mixing Bowls
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Cook the Rice
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    Cook the Rice

    Bring a small pot with rice, 1 cup water, and ¼ tsp. salt to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, cover, and cook until tender, 18-20 minutes. Remove from burner and fluff rice. Cover again and set aside. While rice cooks, prepare tofu.

  • Step 2 - Prepare the Tofu
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    Prepare the Tofu

    Line a plate with a paper towel. Cut tofu into ½" dice and place on towel-lined plate. Cover with a paper towel, top with another plate, and place a heavy object on plate to press down on tofu.

  • Step 3 - Prepare the Ingredients
    3

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Stem jalapeño, halve, seed, remove ribs, and mince. Be sure to wash hands, utensils, and cutting board after working with jalapeño. Shuck corn, rinse, and carefully remove kernels from cob. In a mixing bowl, combine ranch dressing and jalapeño (to taste).

  • Step 4 - Cook the Tofu
    4

    Cook the Tofu

    Add tofu and cornstarch in another mixing bowl. Toss to coat thoroughly. Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 2 Tbsp. olive oil. Place tofu in hot pan and flip occasionally until crispy, 5-7 minutes. Wipe mixing bowl clean and reserve. Remove tofu to clean mixing bowl and toss with seasoning.

  • Step 5 - Finish the Dish
    5

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping rice with cheese, seasoned tofu, corn, crispy onions, jalapeño ranch, and arugula. Bon appétit!