Mapo tofu

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Medium

    • Ready in

      40 min

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Jackfruit and Blue Ginger

Jackfruit and Blue Ginger

By Sasha Gill

Published 2019

  • About

This dish calls for a Chinese fermented broad bean paste known as doubanjiang, which can usually be found in larger supermarkets or local Asian shops. If you have no luck, simply substitute with 1 more tablespoon of miso and 1 teaspoon of Sriracha sauce – the flavour will be slightly different, but still wickedly tasty. I like to use firm tofu here, as it holds up well to stir-frying, but if you are gentle, silken tofu also works well and is much more traditional.

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