Tofu Burgers(Lappe)

Recipe: Tofu Burgers(Lappe)


  • 30 oz Tofu
  • 1/3 c Grated carrot
  • 1/4 c Minced leeks
  • 2 tb Ground roasted sesame seeds
  • Oil for frying
  • Mash tofu


  1. Combine with carrot, leeks & sesame seeds. Knead as if kneading bread, for 3 minutes.
  2. When dough is smooth, moisten palms with oil & shape into patties. Fry patties in oil as if frying regular meat hamburger. Fry till crisp & nicely browned, about 4 minutes per side.
  3. Drain & serve hot in a hamburger bun with mustard, lettuce, ketchup, pickle & tomato. Frances Moore Lappe, “Diet for a Small Planet”

Number of servings (yield): 4

Meal type: lunch

Culinary tradition: USA (General)

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