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Look, we’re not trying to convince you to go vegetarian here. (And let it be known that we love a big juicy hamburger as much as the next guy.) But we are saying that tofu should have a regular place in your dinner rotation. Start with one of these recipes--and you won't even miss the meat.


Crispy Peanut Tofu and Cauliflower Rice Stir-Fry

Crispy baked tofu + tangy peanut sauce = dinner win.

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RELATED: How to Make Cauliflower Rice


Black Bean and Tofu Breakfast Tostadas

It's like huevos rancheros without the egg--but just as filling.

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Crispy Tofu Bites

Always crispy, never fried.

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Honey Sesame Tofu

Do yourself a favor and skip the Chinese takeout.

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Seared Tofu Banh Mi Sandwiches

The Vietnamese-style sandwiches are served on a baguette loaded with veggies.

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BBQ Tofu Pizza

Pizza night just got a whole lot more interesting.

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Chili Glazed Tofu with Miso Ramen

A bowl will warm you right up.

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RELATED: 8 Ways to Turn Ramen into a Gourmet Meal


Vietnamese Spring Rolls with Crispy Tofu

These lightened-up spring rolls won’t weigh you down.

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TERIYAKI Tofu Soba Noodles with Kale and Coconut

Think of it like Asian-style spaghetti.

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Black Bean and Tofu Meatballs

Don’t knock ’em until you’ve tried ’em.

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Ginger and Lemongrass Soup with Tofu and Wild Rice

Transport yourself to Bangkok with this aromatic soup.

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Sesame Crusted Tofu

Appetizer? Main dish? Your choice.

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Tofu “Bacon” BLTs

For those times when you have to hold the bacon...

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Spicy Sofritas Veggie Bowls

Move over, Chipotle.

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Buffalo Tofu Wings

Definitely less messy than the real thing (but just as spicy).

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Crispy Brussels Sprouts and Tofu With Honey-Sesame Glaze

Everyone's new favorite vegetable pairs perfectly with tofu.

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Grilled and Breaded Tofu “Steaks”

The vegetarian version of a chicken cutlet.

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Tofu and Shitake Mushroom Rice Bowl

Bring Korean BBQ right into your own kitchen.

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Tofu Edamame Cakes

Like chicken cordon bleu? Then these ham-and-cheese-filled patties are for you.

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