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
- Combine with carrot, leeks & sesame seeds. Knead as if kneading bread, for 3 minutes.
- 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.
- 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)