Steamed tofu topped with ginger, onions and green onions

This is a steamed tofu topped with red onions, ginger and green onions. I decided to use firm tofu. You can use any kind of tofu of your choice. Steaming tofu is very simple, and it does not take long. Most supermarkets sell tofu. I usually get tofu at a Chinese supermarket. It comes in all different kinds of tofu texture. I decided to use firm tofu. Firm tofu are easier to cut. Using soft or medium tofu can break easily when you cut it too hard.
This is the healthiest dish you can make. Steaming tofu is healthier. The tofu is very tasty. I like this dish a lot. I decided to add some onions and ginger on the top of the tofu to look nice and colourful. The tofu needs to be steam in a steamer for 8 minutes. When the tofu is finished steaming. I sprinkle some green onions on top of the tofu. Be careful taking out of the tofu because it is very hot.
Kids and adults would love this steam tofu a lot. The best combination that goes well with this dish is rice. You can mix the tofu and sauce in the rice. When you have no idea what to make on that day, you can consider making this steam tofu. A fast, easy dish to make. Try the recipe and enjoy.


Preparing the onions and ginger:
1. Take an onions. Peel the skin
2. Cut the onion in half.
3. Take a slice cutter and slice a couple of onions directly into a bowl.
4. Take a ginger,
5. Take a slice cutter and slice a couple of onions directly into a bowl.
6. Set the bowl aside.
7. Take some green onions.
8. Rinse the green onions and wipe it dry.
9.

Preparing the tofu:
1. Take 1 pack of Tofu out of the fridge.
2. Open package and drain all the water from the package in the sink.
3. Raise all the tofu and put it on to a steamer plate.
4. Use a knife and slowly cut the tofu into thick square pieces.
5. Repeat the steps for all of them.
6. Marinate with some salt, garlic powder, soya sauce and some flour.
(Note: To coat the tofu with flour on both sides will have less liquid coming out from the tofu.)
7. Place the tofu slanted around the plate and some in the middle and on top.
(Note: If you have leftover tofu and have no space, you can put it on top of the tofu.
9. Put a couple of slices of onions on top of the tofu.
10. Sprinkle some ginger on the top of the tofu.
9. Once all done, set the plate of tofu aside.

Steaming the tofu:
1. Take a large pan out of the cupboard and fill it up with hot water and turn the heat to high.
2. Put a wire rack on the pan.
3. Wait until the water starts to boil. When the water is boiling up. Put in the plate of tofu.
4. Steam the tofu for 10 minutes.
5. When it is ready, take it out with a holder steamer and place it on the table.
6. Enjoy.

Stir-fried lettuce with Chinese preserve beancurd, and garlic

This stir-fried lettuce with Chinese preserved wet bean curd is simple to make. If you have never heard of Chinese preserved wet bean curd, it is a kind of tofu cheese that is fermented and made into a preserved wet bean curd. It can be cooked into stir-fried food or stew. This time I used the Chinese preserved wet bean curd to make a simple stir-fried using a red leaf lettuce.
When the Chinese preserved wet bean curd is put into the large pan. It needs to have the right amount of oil in order to stir-fried it with the onions and ginger. When stir-fried with the lettuce, you can smell the delicious and tasty lettuce that is mixed in with the Chinese preserved wet bean curd, onions and ginger. The lettuce cooks fast to be well-done, so it needs to be kept an eye on it at all times. A jar of Chinese preserved wet bean curd can be found and bought at a Chinese supermarket.
The lettuce came out so green and beautiful and perfect from a large pan. If you overcook the lettuce, the colour would not be green. If you have never tried Chinese preserved wet bean curd, you can give this a try. Some people might like it and other don’t. If you do not like it, you can make a normal stir-fried red leaf lettuce with onions and ginger. If you do not like eating the red leaf lettuce, you can use the normal lettuce.
The perfect combination with this dish is rice. The lettuces are a very healthy vegetable and good for the eyes. If you are a vegetarian, you can try making this stir-fried red leaf lettuce with Chinese preserved wet bean curd, onions and ginger. It is very delicious. Mixing the lettuce with the Chinese preserved wet bean curd into the rice, it tastes so good. Give this a try and see if you like it or not.

Preparing the lettuce:
1. Take the package of lettuce and remove the wrapper.
2. Rinse the lettuce.
3. Remove the outer part of the lettuce.
(Note: if it’s dirty, you need to wash it 3 times.)
4. Take a knife and remove any red colour or not-good colour directly into the garbage.
5. Place the lettuce on the cutting board and cut it in half.
6. Separate the lettuce apart as many times as you need to eat, and cut the lettuce into pieces.
7. Each time the lettuce is cut, put it into the mixing bowl.
8. When all is cut into the mixing bowl. Rinse the lettuce and pour out the water and set it aside.

Preparing garlic:
1. Take 2 ginger.
2. Take a flat knife. Place the knife on top of the garlic. Use your palm and hit the flat part hard.
3. repeat the same thing for the other garlic.

Cooking process:
1. In the cupboard, take out a large pan and place it on the stove.
2. Turn the heat to medium-low.
3. When the pan is hot, put in some oil.
4. In the fridge, take out a jar of preserve wet bean curd.
5. Take out 2 pieces of preserve bean wet curd and put it into the large pan.
6. Then put in the onions and ginger.
7. Use a cooking spatula, press down the preserve wet bean curd. Let it cook by itself
8. Stir the onions and ginger. If there is not enough oil in the large pan, then put some more oil.
9. When the preserve bean curd onion and ginger are ready, put the lettuce into the large pan.
10. Stir a bit.
11. Pour in some water and close the lid. Let the lettuce cook for a few minutes.
12. When the water starts boiling, open the lid and stir a bit.
(Note: Lettuce cooking time is fast, so keep an eye on it.)
13. Make sure the lettuce is not that hard. Let it cook for another minute to be sure it is fully cooked.
14. Mix the preserve wet bean curd. Ensure it coated everywhere with the onions and ginger.
15. Once it is ready, turn off the heat. scoop up all the lettuce with preserve wet bean curd onion and ginger onto a plate and place it on the table.
16. Enjoy.