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Crispy Baked Tofu
Crispy Baked Tofu Recipe
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
30 mins
Total Time
35 mins

Take a box of extra-firm tofu to the next level by baking it until it is nice and crispy in the oven or in an air fryer

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 People
Author: Tony Bailey
  • 1 Package Extra Firm Tofu
  • 1 Tablespoon Cornmeal
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Ground Black Pepper
  1. Cut the brick of tofu in half horizontally to create two slabs

  2. Place the tofu slabs between a kitchen towel and carefully, but firmly, press out the water.  Slice the tofu into cubes

  3. Mix the remaining ingredients together and coat the tofu in a shallow pan

  4. Bake the tofu for 30 minutes at 450 degrees.  Turn each piece over about every 10 minutes.  

  5. Air Fry the tofu for 20 minutes at 390 degrees