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Carefully add the tofu in a single layer. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Add the tofu and fry until golden brown on all sides. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Add cubed tofu along with a tablespoon each of finely chopped garlic and ginger. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Drain tofu and add to blender. The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988) Add tofu and cook for 1 min a side. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Add the tofu and cook for 2 min. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's worth increasing your intake via soya milk or tofu. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Add tofu, avocado and walnuts. The Sun (2016)Cut 100g firm tofu into slices, and finely chop one red onion and one red pepper. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When hot, add the tofu and fry for 1 min on each side until golden. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Once mixture is 80 per cent cooked, add the tofu slices. The Sun (2013) Add the tofu and garlic, and fry for 2-3 minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Add in the tofu, cover with the marinade and leave to infuse for 25 min. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Make sure you use the firm kind of tofu for this recipe, not the softer, silken tofu. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Add the tofu, bunch up the tea towel and squeeze tightly to release all the tofu's excess moisture into the bowl. The Sun (2016)
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