Whole Foods simplified version of this classic Chinese vegetarian dish


  • 3 tablespoons tamari
  • 1 tablespoon toasted dark sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons mirin
  • 1 tablespoon rice vinegar
  • 1 (14-onza) package soft tofu, drained and cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes (opcional)
  • 2 cucharadas de aceite de canola
  • 4 cups small broccoli florets
  • 1 cup diagonally sliced carrots, acerca de 1/4 inch thick
  • 1 (8-onza) can sliced water chestnuts
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen and thawed cut green beans
  • 1 cup sliced green onions
  • 2 teaspoons grated peeled fresh ginger root
  • 2 dientes de ajo, finamente picado
  • 1/2 cup vegetable broth
  • 1 tablespoon arrowroot powder
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 de cilantro fresco picado taza


Combine tamari, sesame oil, mirin, rice vinegar, tofu and red pepper flakes, tossing gently to coat. Cover and marinate for 1 a 2 horas. Drain in a colander over a bowl, reserving the marinade.

Heat the canola oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat. Add tofu and stir-fry for 5 acta, until lightly browned on all sides. Remove tofu and set aside. Add broccoli, carrots and water chestnuts and stir-fry for 5 minutes or until just crisp-tender. Add green beans and stir-fry for 2 acta. Add green onions, jengibre, and garlic and stir-fry for 1 a 2 minutos más, until aromatic. Return tofu to wok.

Combine vegetable broth with arrowroot powder and reserved marinade, stirring well to completely dissolve the arrowroot. Add this to the wok and stir until sauce thickens. Season to taste with black pepper and garnish with cilantro.

Información Nutricional

Por porción: 300 calorías (120 de la grasa), 14g grasa total, 1.5g de grasa saturada, 0mg de colesterol, 750mg de sodio, 34g de hidratos de carbono (7g de fibra dietética, 10g de azúcar), 12g de proteínas