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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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small tin bamboo shoots small packet dried beancurd
Deep-fried tofu with fish paste, silky beancurd pudding with cane sugar, and the refreshing soy milk.
and you can start with Michelin-star tofu pudding at Kung Wo Beancurd Factory before shopping at Doughnut, a local brand of cute backpacks founded by university students Rex Yam and Steven Cheng.
For the main course, a plate of deep fried stuffed crab claw with mango salsa and seasonal greens was followed by a generous serving of braised US beef cheek with beancurd sheets and shimeji mushrooms, and a plate of leaf-wrapped roasted duck fried rice with taro dry shrimp.
Expect the usual aubergine, beancurd, bitter gourd varieties.
Premium Economy Class and Economy Class customers can enjoy Braised Duck served with Egg, Beancurd and Preserved Vegetables or Stir-Fried Pork with Shacha Sauce served with Vegetables, both of which are accompanied by steamed rice.
The Chinese options are much more adventurous - and spicy - with red chillies a strong feature and enticing dishes with names such as shredded chicken with jelly fish, three stuffed treasures and braised lamb with beancurd sticks.
With a Grover Vineyards Cabernet Shiraz 2009 ( served in the right glasses at the right temperature -- thank God for that!) revving up our appetite, we went for the deep- fried beancurd and shiitake quilted with dried red curry and the wok- fried morning glory with chilli and oyster sauce as a mark of respect to our vegetarian friends.
Firecrackers oysters, fish, seaweed, lobster, abalone, exotic roots, lotus seeds, seaweed, bamboo shoots and dried beancurd.
The Zhujun International mini-mart stocks a wide variety of weird and wonderful Chinese products including dumpling skins, jellyfish and salty, dried beancurd.