Salt & Pepper Tofu Recipe

AJI-SHIO® Pepper Seasoning Mix


  • 3/4 cup (90g) Cornstarch
  • 3 cups (600g) Tofu firm, diced
  • 1/2 cup (118 ml) Cooking oil
Salt & Pepper Mixture:
  • 1/8 cup (15g) Red bell pepper, diced
  • 1/8 cup (15g) Green bell pepper, diced
  • 1 pc. (1g) Chili, diced
  • 1/4 cup (25g) Onion, red, diced
  • 2 Tbsps. (10g) Spring onions, minced
  • 1 tsp. (5g) Ginger, minced
  • To taste AJI-SHIO® Pepper Seasoning Mix


  1. COAT. On a plate, fully coat tofu with cornstarch. Set aside.
  2. FRY. On a deep pan, pour oil and heat until it reaches 350°F. Fry tofu until golden brown then set aside.
  3. SAUTÉ. On another pan, get 1 tablespoon of oil from the frying oil and sautè red bell pepper, green bell pepper, chili, onion, spring onion, and ginger. Then, combine well with tofu on a plate.
  4. SEASON . Add AJI-SHIO ® Pepper Seasoning Mix, mix well.
  5. SERVE. Transfer to a plate. Serve and enjoy.

Cooking Tips

Season the tofu with AJI-SHIO ® Pepper Seasoning Mix while the tofu is still hot, so that it will absorb the seasoning better.

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ajinomoto cooking_time  Cooking Time: 20 minutes ajinomoto prep_time  Preparation: 10 minutes ajinomoto servings  Servings: 5 ajinomoto size  Serving size: 1/2 cup(110 grams)

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Good to Know Nutrition Facts

Tofu provides an excellent source of protein, vitamins and minerals — without the saturated fat found in meat.


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