Press Tofu in TofuXpress for 2-3 hours, or overnight. Slice Tofu lengthwise, then place back into TofuXpress and using the TofuXpress cutter, cut brick into 24 even squares.
In a medium size bowl, blend Five Spice Powder, Salt, Ginger, Coriander and Pepper. Add Tofu Squares and stir to coat evenly with spice rub.
Toss Kale and Apples together in a large mixing bowl. Set aside.
3Honey Mustard Dressing
In a small mixing bowl, combine Shallot, Apple Cider Vinegar, 3 tablespoons Olive Oil, Dijon Mustard, Honey, and Lemon. Add to Salad and coat to evenly distribute. Set aside.
Heat a skillet (preferably a ribbed fry pan to create skillet lines) on medium high heat. Brush pan with the remaining 1 tablespoon oil. Place Tofu squares into pan and sear. Flip when browned. When both sides are browned, remove from heat. Place atop Salad. Serve.
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Honey-Mustard Glazed Ham
Get the highest-quality bone-in smoked ham you can find, trim off just enough of the fat, and then gild that porcine lily with a sweet and savory honey-mustard glaze featuring brown sugar and butter too. An easy recipe that yields a juicy, beautifully shiny, and crisp-edged centerpiece for any festive table. Read more.
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