Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry

Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry

Satisfy your taste buds with the bold and spicy flavors of Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry. This delightful dish combines crispy tofu, vibrant vegetables, and a mouthwatering Szechuan sauce that’s sure to tantalize your senses.


  • 1 block of firm tofu, cubed
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 green bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cup broccoli florets
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons Szechuan sauce
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Cooked rice for serving


  1. Begin by pressing the tofu to remove excess moisture. Cut it into cubes and set aside.
  2. Heat the vegetable oil in a large pan or wok over medium-high heat.
  3. Add the tofu cubes and cook until they are golden and crispy on all sides. Remove the tofu from the pan and set it aside.
  4. In the same pan, add the minced garlic and ginger. Sauté for a minute until fragrant.
  5. Add the sliced bell peppers and broccoli florets. Stir-fry for a few minutes until they start to soften.
  6. In a small bowl, whisk together the soy sauce, Szechuan sauce, and cornstarch. Pour this mixture over the vegetables in the pan.
  7. Return the crispy tofu to the pan and toss everything together. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes until the sauce thickens and coats the tofu and vegetables.
  8. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  9. Serve your Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry hot over a bed of cooked rice.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry is a quick and flavorful dish that brings the heat of Szechuan cuisine to your kitchen. With crispy tofu and a spicy sauce, it’s a perfect choice for spice lovers!

Nutrition: (Per Serving) Calories: 280 | Protein: 12g | Carbohydrates: 20g | Fat: 18g | Fiber: 5g

Indulge in the bold flavors of Szechuan Style Tofu Stir-Fry. This recipe is not only delicious but also packed with protein and a medley of vegetables that make it a healthy choice for lunch or dinner. The spicy kick from the Szechuan sauce will leave you craving for more. Whether you’re a tofu enthusiast or just looking to spice up your weeknight dinners, this dish is a must-try. So, roll up your sleeves and get ready to stir-fry your way to a delightful meal!

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