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Apr 23, 2008 01:47 PM

What is baked tofu??

Hi chowhounders, I was looking to make lettuce wraps with tofu, PF chang style, and the recipe calls for baked tofu. Any idea what baked tofu is??

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  1. get ready, i'm about to blow your mind.

    it's tofu that has been baked. often in an oven!

    i recommend 375 degrees for 20min or so.

    2 Replies
      1. re: emmybee

        It's usually pressed and marinated first. :)
        Or you can buy it already baked.

      2. It is usually marinated--traditionally the marinate is five spice. They are commonly found in Chinese supermarkets with the regular tofu. Whole food also has them in five spice, teriyaki, thai sesame...