What Can I Do With Silken Tofu?

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Q: I recently bought a bulk-sized batch of tofu, only to get home and discover it is of the silken kind.

What can I do with silken tofu? Most of the recipes I see are for firm tofu that you either bake or sauté. What can I do with the silken kind?

Sent by JoyceEditor: Joyce, we love using silken or soft tofu in nearly any dish that calls for firm tofu. Its texture is more delicate and silky; it just takes a little more skill to keep it from crumbling into pieces. Here's a good post that might be helpful, too:

Good Question: How Can I Use Soft Tofu?

Readers, how would you advise Joyce?

 

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