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tofu

A low-fat, high-protein, cheese-like food product made from coagulated soy milk, which has been used as a low-fat meat surrogate.

tofu

A cheese-like soy product used as a low-fat meat surrogate. See Soy.

tofu

(tō-foo′)
Soybean curd. It is a dietary source of proteins, isoflavones, and phytoestrogens.
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Heinz CEO William Johnson said that Foodstar, which has strong brands in soy sauces and fermented bean curd, would help expand the operations and speed up the US companya[euro](tm)s growth in China.
Tofu is made from soya bean curd in a similar way to making cheese, it contains protein and calcium and is especially useful in vegan and vegetarian diets.
The elaborate cuisine included pan fried duck foie gras, red port and orange glazed apples, ravioli with spinach and cheese, rashpberry sorbet, dark chocolates, nut tarts, red fruit tarta, Mignardises chicken soup with bean curd flakes, roasted mutton chops with curry and codfish with tomato sauce.
Vegetarian options include tofu bean curd hot pots with aubergine, oyster mushrooms, peppers and garlic black bean sauce.
In addition to this, its signature vegetarian dish is Tow Hu Phad Kraphow Krob, which is stir-fried bean curd with basil leaves and chili.
Yet as in that pic, there's a goofy goodwill at work here that's unsophisticated yet pleasantly diverting--not least a deliberately ridiculous narrative device revolving around thwarting a demon by using the power of bean curd.
They can be found in soya bean curd, chickpeas and seed oils.
The braised bean curd cubes and asparagus were fine, without being anything special, but again not something I would ever particularly desire.
Government investigators found that some food factories had been using industrial raw materials, such as dyes, mineral oils, paraffin wax, formaldehyde and the carcinogenic malachite green, in the production of flour, candy, pickles, biscuits, black fungus, melon seeds, bean curd and seafood, according to the report in the China Daily.
According to reports, inspectors also turned back shipments of teas, bean curd, candy, dried apples, dried peaches, and peanut milk.