Cornmeal-Crusted Tofu Tacos

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Rated 5.0 based on 5 customer reviews
Cornmeal-Crusted Tofu Tacos
Cornmeal-Crusted Tofu Tacos

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Directions

Mealthy Tip

Feel free to vary the cabbage and pico de gallo based on what’s in-season and in your fridge. Just keep it simple to allow all that golden corn goodness to shine. The tofu is best served just after it's fried, but if you have leftovers, serve on top of salad for a crunchy crouton alternative.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 360 calories; 16g fat; 50.4g carbohydrates; 10g protein; 0mg cholesterol; 611mg sodium.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Per Container 4

Amount Per Serving
Calories 360 Calories from Fat 146
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g 25%
Saturated Fat 2g 12%
Trans Fat 0.0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3.3g
Monounsaturated Fat 9.4g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 611mg 25%
Total Carbohydrate 50.4g 17%
Dietary Fiber 10g 39%
Sugars 4.8g
Protein 10g
Vitamin A 22% Vitamin C 43%
Calcium 12% Iron 18%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300 mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g

Calories per gram:

Fat 9 • Carbohydrate 4 • Protein 4

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Katie Hason says:

These crunchy, cornmeal crusted tofu tacos were surprisingly delicious! I'm not a vegan, but made this for me and my fiancee for "meatless Monday" and loved it. The avocado crema sauce was also really delicious. The sauce was so simple to make, and didn't require cashews. We will definitely make this again.

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Sam Dalton says:

These cornmeal tofu tacos are perfectly crispy and delicious. I try to stay away from fried foods, but these are my weakness.

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Jeremy Hughes says:

Keeping it simple is definitely the key to this recipe. Ito allow all that golden corn goodness to shine. I usually put a bunch of toppings on my tacos, but all you really need is pico and/or cabbage. Honestly I just used pico and thought it was great.

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Anthony Cohen says:

Love the crispy coated cornmeal, really delicious. I just used garlic powder and onion powder. I also added cilantro to the avocado crema. Never thought I'd say this, but I actually found a fried tofu recipe I like.

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Steven Gomes says:

I used shredded green cabbage instead of purple cabbage and it worked great. Also made my wife's homemade pico de gallo. The avocado crema made a huge difference, it's definitely the best part of the recipe. Otherwise, it would be dry.