Shiraae

Tofu & Sesame Paste

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Preparation info

  • Serves:

    4

    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      25 min

Appears in

Japanese Food Made Easy

Japanese Food Made Easy

By Aya Nishimura

Published 2020

  • About

This dish reminds me of good-quality hummus. Actually, this tofu paste is amazing as a dipping sauce for vegetable sticks, when you add a little more seasoning (for a delicious tofu dip).

Ingredients

Fresh

  • 340 g (11¾ oz) firm tofu
  • 8 fresh shiitake mushrooms, stalks removed, sliced

Method

Wrap the tofu in paper towel and place it on a plate. Place a similar-sized plate on top and add a 500 g (1 lb 2 oz<