Jamaican Jerk-Seasoned Tofu Sandwich

with pineapple-pepper slaw and Sriracha aioli

$9.95 per serving

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Medium

Contains: Eggs, Wheat, Soy

Vegetarian
A note about serious food allergies

Looking for a perfect weekend meal? Look no further than this zesty, mildly spicy, crunchy sandwich perfection. Protein-rich tofu is coated with Jamaican jerk seasoning and then grilled and layered on a crusty baguette with tart pineapple-pepper slaw and an irresistibly creamy Sriracha aioli. Take a bite, close your eyes, and hear those steel drums.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 1 Yellow Bell Pepper
  • 1 Green Onion
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    2 Mini Baguettes
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    12 oz. Extra Firm Tofu
  • 6 oz. Shredded Red Cabbage
  • 6 oz. Canned Crushed Pineapple
  • 2 fl. oz. Apple Cider Vinegar
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    2 Tbsp. Jerk Seasoning
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    1½ oz. Mayonnaise
  • 0.17 fl. oz. Sriracha
  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    838
  • Carbohydrates
    107g
  • Fat
    31g
  • Protein
    36g
  • Sodium
    2622mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Mixing Bowl
  • 1 Grill Pan or Outdoor Grill
  • 1 Small Bowl

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Prepare the Ingredients
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    Prepare the Ingredients

    Stem, seed, and thinly slice yellow bell pepper into thin strips (julienne). Trim and thinly slice green onion on an angle. Halve baguettes. Rinse tofu, cut into ¼" thick slices, and press with paper towels to remove excess moisture.

  • Step 2 - Make the Slaw
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    Make the Slaw

    Combine red cabbage, half the green onion (reserve remaining for garnish), crushed pineapple and juices, yellow bell pepper, and apple cider vinegar in a medium mixing bowl. Season with ½ tsp. salt and ¼ tsp. pepper. Refrigerate until plating.

  • Step 3 - Cook the Tofu
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    Cook the Tofu

    Heat a grill pan or outdoor grill over medium-high heat and coat surface with cooking spray. Completely coat tofu slices with jerk seasoning. Add tofu to hot grill and cook 5-7 minutes per side, or until tofu is firm, slightly crispy, and charred. Gently press down on tofu pieces as they cook. Transfer tofu to a plate and reserve grill pan for toasting baguettes (no need to wipe clean).

  • Step 4 - Make the Aioli
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    Make the Aioli

    Combine mayonnaise with Sriracha (to taste) in a small bowl. Season with a pinch of salt and pepper and stir until completely combined.

  • Step 5 - Toast the Baguettes
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    Toast the Baguettes

    Heat grill pan to medium heat and brush baguettes with 1 Tbsp. olive oil. Place baguettes on hot grill pan, cut side down. Cook 1-2 minutes, or until toasted.

  • Step 6 - Plate the Dish
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    Plate the Dish

    Slather toasted baguettes with aioli. Place four to six tofu slices on baguette. Add slaw directly to sandwich, or if desired, serve on the side. Garnish with remaining green onion.