Because tofu is relatively characterless without a particular distinctive taste to it, that actually makes it easier to be creative with it!
Check out this recipe: Tofu Ricotta and Hope
Wow, this is another one of those recipes that just made me think: HOW CLEVER! We all know that ricotta is a type of Italian cheese. What if we made tofu ricotta instead? Since soy cheese is something that’s out there you can buy.
Check out this recipe: DIY Beauty Anti-aging Face Mask with Silken Tofu
Mix some soft silken tofu with yoghurt and honey, and you have yourself an anti-aging face mask! So what’s in tofu that’s beneficial for the face? There’s saponins, acting as a natural skin exfoliator to open clogged pores. There are also vitamins and proteins in tofu that moisturise and whiten the skin, decrease the amount of wrinkles you’ve got and make it all nice and elastic. Go and try out the recipe and let me know how you like it!
Check out this recipe: Almost Guiltless no bake Chocolate Mousse Pie
Because of the soft, yet thick structure of tofu, it goes so well with making soft cakes or mousses. Try out the recipe above for an almost guilt free chocolate mousse! It makes me drool just looking at the picture.
Check out this recipe: Tofu Cashew Mayonnaise
Wow, coming up with the idea to make mayonnaise out of tofu is a genius! Tofu is really soft, white and when mashed, I can totally see it having the same consistency as Mayonnaise.
Check out this recipe: Fruity Tofu Smoothie
I think the idea behind tofu smoothies are pretty much the same as the mousse, with the thickness of the tofu, I would think that it would make it nice and thick! Try out the fruity tofu recipe I mentioned above, I sure am going to soon!