As a Recipe Makeover, this tofu dish is an alternative to scrambled eggs.
Per serving: 120 calories and 7g fat.
Saves: 369 calories and 38g fat!
Preparation Time: 5 mins
Cooking Time: 5 mins
Yield: 4 x 1/2-cup servings
Regular scrambled eggs can be high in fat and calories, especially when dining out. This made-over recipe replaces cream and eggs with tofu, adds spices and uses less cooking oil, rendering a tasty vegetarian alternative.
Open tofu package and drain the water. Heat the lightly oiled skillet. Put the tofu in the heated skillet. With a wooden spatula, break up the tofu and stir.
Add turmeric, stir, add more as needed to give a golden yellow color. Stir in each of the following: curry powder, cumin, coriander, onion powder, and nutritional yeast. Add salt and pepper; stir. Scramble tofu mixture until done. Serve hot.
For extra flavor and color, add minced green onions and chopped red peppers.
If available, substitute tofu prepared with calcium sulfate (increases calcium to 592 mg per serving).
Serving suggestions are not included in the nutritional analysis.