Easiest Recipe: Delicious Spicy Mapo Tofu (Healthier Version)

Spicy Mapo Tofu (Healthier Version).

You can have Spicy Mapo Tofu (Healthier Version) using 23 simple ingredients and 8 easy steps. Follow these simple steps to cook yummy food.

Ingredients of Spicy Mapo Tofu (Healthier Version)

  1. Prepare of soft silken organic tofu (package).
  2. It’s of green onion.
  3. You need of garlic.
  4. You need of ginger freshly peeled (size of thumb ).
  5. Prepare of ground pork.
  6. Prepare of star anise.
  7. It’s of salt.
  8. It’s of black pepper or white pepper.
  9. It’s of oyster sauce.
  10. It’s of hoisin sauce.
  11. Prepare of garlic chili sauce.
  12. Prepare of sirracha.
  13. It’s of shaoxing rice wine.
  14. You need of chicken stock.
  15. You need of avocado oil.
  16. You need of cayenne pepper powder.
  17. You need of chili powder.
  18. Prepare of crushed red pepper.
  19. It’s of dark soy sauce.
  20. Prepare of cilantro chopped discard stem.
  21. You need of cornstarch mixed in 2 tablespoons cold water.
  22. It’s of dry red chilis.
  23. Prepare of white rice.

Spicy Mapo Tofu (Healthier Version) step by step

  1. Finely chop green onion, peeled garlic and peeled ginger. Set aside..
  2. Combine ground pork, salt and pepper to taste,cayenne, chili powder and pour in Shao xing rice wine, dark soy sauce and set aside to marinate for 10 min.
  3. In a hot wok, pour in avocado oil. Sautee green onion, garlic and ginger until aromatic. Be careful not to brown the garlic.
  4. Add in ground pork mixture and brown..
  5. When pork is cooked, add in star anise, crushed red pepper, dry red chilis, oyster sauce, hoisin, chili garlic sauce, sirracha, and chicken broth. Let everything combine and bring to a boil..
  6. Cut tofu into 1/2 inch cubes and add to pork mixture. Let boil for 5 min. Taste it to see if more salt needed.
  7. Add cornstarch slurry to mixture. Let boil for 1 min. Remove from heat, pour into casserole dish and top with freshly chopped cilantro.
  8. Make steamed rice on the side. And serve together.