Meat-Free Mondays – Tofu Fajitas

Posted on March 25, 2008 by Allie

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This morning we talked about cast iron pans. Cast iron pans just so happen to be the perfect cookware for making fajitas. And meat-free fajitas just so happen to be easier and tastier than you’d ever think they could be.

Whole Foods has a great recipe for Tofu Fajitas.

My notes on the recipe:

  • I like to use a mix of peppers, not just red and green.
  • To press the moisture out of the tofu, I wrap the tofu brick in a towel and press it between two plates, weighting the top plate (I usually use the honey jar) to speed the process.

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  1. Looks like a great recipe, and I really like cooking in my ancient cast iron pan. One note about the recipe, really just common sense, heating the oven to warm tortillas is a silly waste of energy. Flip them in the pan a time or two after turning out the peppers and tofu.

    March 25th, 2008 at 1:05 pm
    Comment by Roger
  2. Oh! Roger, I’m so glad you mentioned that! I heat my tortillas in the pan exactly as you suggested!

    March 25th, 2008 at 6:09 pm
    Comment by Allie

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