+

Tofu Salad with Besan Flour

Sign up to save this recipe to your profile Sign Up Now ›
2 Ratings 

Ingredients (3)

  • 1 cup besan flour (shifted) with ½ tablespoon turmeric
  • Salt and 2 T. oil
  • 2 cups water
Try Amazon Fresh

Get fresh food news delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest tips, tricks, recipes and more, sent twice a week.

Tofu Salad with Besan Flour

A simple and nice vegetarian dish using lentil; it is a specialty from Shan State, Myanmar. Growing up in Yangon, the Shan ethnic people make this dish and vendors in the market will sell it in the morning. Since my mom is from that region, we often make it at home.

Instructions

  1. 1Boil 2 cups water in a pot and mix flour into the water and stir well till thicken and pour into the half inch shallow pan.
  2. 2Keep it low heat. And let it cool. Consistency should be almost like thick gelatin.
  3. 3Sliced thin, add lime leaves, cabbage, tamarind juice, fish sauce, fry onion garlic and oil.
Load Comments

Recommended from Chowhound

10 Trader Joe’s Products Nutritionists Swear By (Including Snacks!)
Guides

10 Trader Joe’s Products Nutritionists Swear By (Including Snacks!)

by Anna Hecht | It’s easy to beeline right for the peanut butter cups and frozen food at Trader Joe’s (not to mention...

19 Fantastic Salts to Stock Your Pantry & Make Your Food Shine
Shop

19 Fantastic Salts to Stock Your Pantry & Make Your Food Shine

by Roxanne Webber and Jen Wheeler | Salt is a transformative ingredient (if you're in any doubt of that, see Salt Fat Acid Heat), but...

Sonoko Sakai Wants to Teach You About Real Japanese Home Cooking
Table Talk Podcast

Sonoko Sakai Wants to Teach You About Real Japanese Home Cooking

by Hana Asbrink | Welcome to Chowhound's Table Talk podcast, where Executive Editor Hana Asbrink chats with some of...