Tofu Burgers/ Japanese Style

4
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This is an easy and tasty tofu burger recipe. This recipe makes nice firm burgers that don't fall apart; and using homemade BBQ sauce is the best, but store bought is fine too.
This recipe is from friend who lived in Japan while husband was stationed there.(Lillian M )

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4 servings
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    pkg. firm tofu, cubed
  • 1/2 medium
    sweet onion, minced
  • 1 medium
    carrot, minced
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour or gluten free baking mix
  • 1/2 c
    panko bread crumbs or spelt bread crumbs
  • 1 tsp
    each dried basil and dried thyme of use 2 teas. mixed herbs
  • 1 dash(es)
    ground nutmeg
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • BBQ SAUCE:

  • 2 Tbsp
    vegan worcester sauce
  • 2 Tbsp
    ketchup
  • 2 Tbsp
    agave syrup or maple syrup
  • 2 tsp
    sriracha sauce, optional spicy

How to Make Tofu Burgers/ Japanese Style

Step-by-Step

  1. Burgers:
    Microwave the tofu for 2 minutes. Press water out- as much as you can- the more the better.
    Heat onion and carrot in hot oil vegetable in skillet, until tender and carrots is soft.
  2. Place well pressed tofu, veggies and remaining ingredients into a bowl and mix well to combine, like making regular meat burgers.
  3. Divide mixture into 4 portions and shape into burgers.
    Fry on both sides over medium heat in a covered pan until burgers are brown , turning once.
  4. BBQ Sauce:
    Combine all ingredients and spread on burgers.
    Add any condiments you desire; such as cabbage salad, pickles, onion, lettuce, tomato, etc....

Printable Recipe Card

About Tofu Burgers/ Japanese Style

Main Ingredient: Tofu/Soy
Regional Style: Asian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtags: #burger #tofu



Show 11 Comments & Reviews

17 Recipes Made With Canned Pineapple

17 Recipes Made With Canned Pineapple


Canned pineapple can be used in everything from appetizers to desserts. And, the recipes can be sweet or on the slightly savory side. We’re not knocking fresh pineapple. It’s delicious. But when looking for convenience, we love to grab a can of pineapple from the shelf. That way we can enjoy pineapple flavor when they’re […]

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool


We’re talking ooey. We’re talking gooey. We’re talking cheesy. That’s right, we’re featuring the heavenly goodness that is grilled cheese. These grilled cheese recipes are not for the faint of heart. Golden brown bread surrounds drool-worthy flavor combos, both savory and sweet! Try to contain yourself from licking the screen, these next-level grilled cheese recipes […]

9 Tater Tot Recipes the Whole Family Will Love

9 Tater Tot Recipes the Whole Family Will Love


Tater tots – you either love them or you hate them. When you’re under 18, there’s a 100% chance you love them, making tater tots a must-make for busy moms. However, there are only so many times you can have them as a side. That’s where these recipes come in. From tater tot casseroles to […]