Monday, May 10, 2010

Egg tofu with mixed vegetables, and Happy Mothers' day

This is a quick and easy Chinese style of tofu dish.


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Cut egg tofu into half, from the middle




remove the plastic bag, slice into few pieces

Deep fry the tofu, and place on a serving plate

cook mixed vegetables and chicken


Egg tofu with mixed vegetables
(printable recipe)

Ingredients
4 rolls egg tofu, cut into few pieces
150g chicken breast meat, cubed
150g mixed frozen vegetables, defrost and washed

Seasonings
1/2tsp light soy sauce
1/2tsp tapioca flour
A dash of white pepper powder
1/2tbsp oyster sauce
1/2tsp salt or to taste

1. Lightly marinate chicken meat with light soy sauce, pepper and tapioca flour, set aside.
2. Deep fry tofu in hot oil till golden brown, dish out, arrange on a serving plate and set aside.
3. Heat oil in a wok, stir fry chicken meat for 1min, then add in mixed veggie,some water and add in seasoning, combine well.
4. Pour chicken mixture over the fried tofu, serve hot with rice.

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Happy Cooking !!
Update on Mother's day-
I'm sure you all had a wonderful Mother's day celebration. Just like to share with you 2 meals that prepared by kids for me..

Breakfast-French toast and mixed fruits yogurt, not bad..

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-afternoon tea, Coffee with Vanilla ice cream, this is good
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-afternoon tea, this is really good, slightly crispy crepes, vanilla ice cream and fresh strawberry. They are just a perfect combination. Lucas even use chocolate sauce to put his signature on the serving plate, very creative..
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41 comments:

Jeannie said...

My sons like this beautiful and simple dish too:D

Suhaina said...

wow, so simple. health meal in a jiffy. very colorful. love it.

the lacquer spoon said...

Healthy and colourful! A Great early-summer dish :)

Keats The Sunshine Girl said...

There's always tofu to eat in our house - easy and nutritious. Thanks for the recipe.

AngieYHL said...

Oh, this is my daughter 's favourite .

A Full-Timed Housefly said...

I like egg toufu , there are just so many ways of cooking it , thanks for sharing !

♥LOVE2COOK♥ said...

Wow, this looks fab Sonia! Do U have sizzling Japanese tofu recipe somewhere here? We loved to order that dish whenever we visit a Chinese restaurant. ;)

cikmanggis said...

hmmm yummy saya sukaaa sangat tofu ni:)

Elin said...

yummy..simple and yet delicious...comfort food for me :)

Honey Bee Sweets said...

Tofu is probably the most commonly used ingredient in my household. I have done similar dish like yours too...very good. ;)

J.O said...

迟来的母亲节快乐^^
这些是你孩子在家帮你准备的?
怎么好像外面卖的那些啊

My Little Things Corner said...

wow, so nice. You are the Queen of the day...hehehe

mimid3vils said...

I know I shouldn't come in coz I'm diet-ing :(

PS: later will have veggie soup for dinner only... *sob*sob*

Angie's Recipes said...

Look so yummy! I love eggy tofu served on sizzling "hot plate"...yours is very delicious too..just like the one served in the Cantonese restaurants.

Jane Chew said...

ur kids are wonderful! My hubby n kids only know 2 cook maggie mee for me. haha.... Better than nothing. Oh yes, they know another one; steam boat. That is my last yr mother's day dinner :)

♥LOVE2COOK♥ said...

That's sooooo sweet of Ur kids Sonia! Breakfast to afternoon tea...everything looks divine to me! yummmm ;)

Hey, thanks ya. Lemme know once U've tried making Sizzling Japanese Tofu k! Till then, we'll have it at restaurants...hehe.

suhana azlin said...

oh how i miss tofu T_T

can't wait to 'balik kg' for hari raya, but i bet at that time i'll forgot about eating tofu hehe...

WyYv said...

I like both white tofu and egg tofu very much! I tried it white different kind of sauces/topping before but still haven't try this with a mixed vegetables and meat :D Gonna try this out!

Jo said...

I love simple dishes such as this and tofu is one of my fav. Great dish.

Rachana Kothari said...

Happy mother's day Sonia!

PranisKitchen said...

Happy mother's day ..
hey wonderful ur kids prepared those dish for u..awesome hope u had a wonderful time with ur sweet kids..
the tofu veg dish is really superb..

ReeseKitchen said...

Eggg tofu is my girl's favourite! I've forgotten about this dish until I saw your post! Good one! I'll cook this for her tomorrow..:)

Lyndsey said...

Oh my, everything looks so good! I have to make the crispy crepes. The egg tofu w/veggies looks like chicken and dumplings! Very tasty indeed!

Anncoo said...

Mmm...the egg tofu very colorful!
Happy Mother's day!

Pete said...

A colourful and wonderful dish to celebrate mother's day!

divya said...

yummy..simple and yet delicious...comfort food for me :)

Mama Holli said...

Oh this looks so amazing! Real Comfort Food as they say in the South!
Can I come over for dinner? Knock Knock!!! I am already there!

That's Ron said...

mmmm... yummo! sedap nya!

tigerfish said...

Homey delicious egg tofu dish!

How sweet! your kids prepared such a wonderful deal for you :D

Cheah said...

The tofu looks so delicious and your kids are so thoughtful!

Little Corner of Mine said...

Happy Mother's Day! So nice to have your kids to prepare meals for you. Can't wait for my girl is bigger so that I can be treated the same way. ;)

Swee San said...

aawww your boys are so sweet :) well hopefully one day when i have kids, they'd do the same for me.. One day lah, like probably 10 years later ;p

Gulmohar said...

That looks so pretty...glad to hear that you had a great day :-)

Barbara said...

Looks like you had a wonderful (and tasty) Mother's Day! Good kids!

I am not crazy about tofu unless it's fried or grilled. This recipe is right up my alley. Your photos are wonderful, by the way. They make my mouth water!

My Little Space said...

Hmm...mm... I'll have to say this is one Malaysian favourite food! I love it too! Have a great day!
Regards, Kristy

Mary said...

What a lovely post. It's chock full of delicious food. I'm so glad you enjoyed Mother's Day. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

Somewhere in Singapore said...

I very scare to fry tofu as i scare it will break...

FC88 said...

WOW, I love the meals your kids prepared. Those are my favorites too. Nice to not do anything on that day (almost anything), isn't it?
Egg Tofu is so tasty and quick to make as snack for my kids. I just sprinkled some salt and garlic powder and saute it with little oil.

Sonia (Nasi Lemak Lover) said...

Dear all, Thanks for your lovely words, do try out this simple and delicious tofu dish.

Swee San, dont need to wait 10 years lar, soon you will have one, hehehe..

Colin Woon said...

Happy mother's day!!! You're lucky to have such wonderful kids!

Simply Life said...

YUM! Everything looks great!

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