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Looks like a Feast Firm Tofu with Bonito Flakes and Green Onion

Looks like a Feast Firm Tofu with Bonito Flakes and Green Onion

A block of firm tofu transforms into a lavish appetizer with some bonito flakes and green onion.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Firm tofu
1 block
Bonito flakes
2 packets
Green onion
1/3 bunch
Katakuriko
as needed
Sesame oil
1 tablespoon
Ponzu
to taste

Steps

1. Line a heatproof dish with a sheet of paper towel. Place the firm tofu and microwave for 3 minutes without covering the dish. Chop it up into 8 equal pieces that are about 1 cm thick. Coat the tofu with katakuriko.
2. Chop up the green onions finely.
3. Spread some sesame oil in a frying pan. Place the tofu inside and turn the heat on. Shake the frying pan occasionally to avoid the tofu from sticking. Toast both sides until golden brown.
4. Here's an example for a single serving: Align 4 pieces of tofu on a dish. Evenly sprinkle a pack of bonito flakes on top. Finish by topping with a generous amount of green onions. .
5. Serve with some ponzu if you'd like. Enjoy!

Story Behind this Recipe

I had some firm tofu sitting in the fridge.