Synopses & Reviews
Inexpensive, high in protein, rich in vitamins, iron, and calcium, low in fat, and free of cholesterol and lactose, tofu is truly a superfood. But some people shy away from the soy wonder because of its pallid appearance and seeming blandnessand#151;thinking something so healthy could never taste good. That's where Tofu Mania comes inand#151;it makes cooking with tofu fun and tasty for everyone by showing readers how to incorporate it into their favorite dishes. Unlike tofu cookbooks that call for unfamiliar and hard-to-find ingredients, Tofu Mania adds tofu to such familiar dishes as macaroni and cheese, pizza, mashed potatoes, chocolate cake, brownies, and even whipped creamand#151;without sacrificing great taste or texture. The 120 easy-to-prepare recipes cover breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as beverages, appetizers, dips, salads, and desserts.
For everyone who has ever been scared off or mystified by tofu, "Tofu Mania" makes it easier and more fun than ever to make this healthy food a dietary staple with 120 easy-to-prepare recipes. 8-page color insert.
About the Author
Brita Housez, long devoted to healthy cooking, began to search for a way to cook with tofu in the 1990s in order to help her partner reduce his high cholesterol. She lives in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.