Recipe – Thai Red Curry Tofu Bake

If you’re looking for an easy vegetarian meal, baked tofu Thai Red Curry should be on your list. This casserole is a tasty alternative to traditional fried tofu. If you have ever wondered, “What is baked tofu Thai red curry?” then you are not alone. If you are a vegan, or if you simply do not eat meat, this dish is perfect for you! Read on to find out what’s inside. Here are the essentials for making this delicious vegan dish! You can use fresh herbs to create the perfect curry flavor. Just be sure to add more coconut milk if you’d like the curry sauce to be more creamy.

Basic Recipe Information

  • Prep time: 10 mins
  • Cooking time: 75 mins
  • Servings: 2

Equipment:

  • Chopping board
  • Knife
  • Vegetable peeler
  • Baking sheet
  • Baking parchment
  • Jug or bowl
  • Loaf pan or small casserole dish

Ingredients:

  • 12 oz firm tofu (cut into cubes)
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 red onion (thinly sliced)
  • 1 red banana pepper (seeds removed, thinly sliced)
  • 1 yellow banana pepper (seeds removed, thinly sliced)
  • 1 orange banana pepper (seeds removed, thinly sliced)
  • 1 carrot (shaved into ribbons)
  • 3-4 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 1 tbsp ginger (minced)
  • ½ can coconut milk
  • ¼ cup hot water
  • 4 tbsp Thai red curry paste
  • 4 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 lime (juiced)

Preparation Directions:

  • Preheat the oven to 400F
  • Toss your tofu with sesame oil and arrange it on a lined baking sheet.
  • Bake at 400F for about 15 minutes, until the tofu cubes are slightly crispy on the outside.
  • In a jug or bowl, combine coconut milk, hot water (it helps coconut milk dissolve), red curry paste, soy sauce, and lime juice.
  • Once the tofu is ready, mix it with sliced veggies and add everything to the casserole dish.
  • Pour the coconut curry mixture over the veggies and cook the dish at 400F for about an hour.