Saturday, June 14, 2008

summer tofu salad

another salad, i know. and also, not yet officially summer. but seriously, this salad was so satisfying. perfect for a hot day.  the picture really doesn't do it justice. 

yields 2 big ass salads
orange tofu
12 oz of firm tofu marinaded in:
1/4 cup of orange juice
1 tbl soy sauce or tamari
1 tsp liquid smoke
-marinade for at least 3o minutes
-bake in marinade on 350 for 20 minutes

orange dressing
1 cup orange juice
1 tbl olive oil
1 tbl balsamic vinegar
salt and pepper
-mix it up!

mixed spring greens
normal salad stuff like carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes etc.
1/4 cup  of corn
cup of black beans
avacado sliced
orange tofu 
1/4 cup of mango salsa
orange dressing
-toss all the ingredient together, top with dressing


Happy Herbivore! said...

ahh... just what I need! this salad would be so refreshing on a hot day like today!