Creamy Coconut Tofu Curry

This creamy curry is a great dinner dish, packed full of flavour and made with ginger, coconut, brown sugar and curry powder.

Ingredients List
450g firm tofu
1 x 400g tin coconut milk
2 bunches fresh spring onions
4 plum tomatoes
275g pak choi
100g mushrooms
1 yellow pepper
4 tbsp. soy sauce
1/2 tsp. brown sugar
1 1/2 tsp. curry powder
1 tsp. minced ginger
2 tsp. minced red chilli
Small handful freshly chopped basil leaves
Salt and pepper to taste

Directions:
1) Chop the tofu into cubes. Remove the white parts of the spring onions and thinly slice the rest of the flesh. Thinly slice the mushrooms. Finely chop the pak choi. Dice the tomatoes. Slice the pepper in half, remove the seeds and pith and dice the flesh.

2) In a large saucepan, combine coconut milk, 3 tbsp. soy sauce, brown sugar, curry powder, ginger and chilli. Stir well and bring to the boil.

3) Add the tofu, tomatoes, yellow pepper, mushrooms and most of the spring onions. Cover and simmer for 5 minutes.

4) Add the pak choi and basil and season with salt and pepper and the rest of the soy. Simmer until the veg and tofu are tender.

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Published in: on April 30, 2012 at 3:25 pm  Leave a Comment  
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Chewy Coconut Cookies

Cookie Ingredient List:

2 cups of flour.
1/2 cup of dark corn syrup.
3/4 cups of sugar.
3/4 teaspoon of baking soda.
1/4 teaspoon of salt.
3 tablespoons of vegetable oil.
1 teaspoon of vanilla.
1 teaspoon of coconut extract.
2 medium egg whites.
1/2 cup of flaked coconut.
Vegetable cooking spray.
2 tablespoons of coconut, toasted.

Preparation Instructions:

Preheat your oven to 350F.

In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking soda and salt; blend thoroughly.

Combine the dark corn syrup, vegetable oil, vanilla, coconut extract and egg whites; blend thoroughly.

Stir into the dry ingredients, until just combined.

Add the 1/2 cup of flaked coconut.

Drop by level tablespoons onto a baking sheet coated with vegetable cooking spray.

Sprinkle with the toasted coconut.

Bake for 8 minutes; then remove to wire racks to cool.

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Published in: on February 8, 2008 at 2:13 pm  Leave a Comment  
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