Bento Box Stir-Fried Tofu, Noodles and Vegetables

Recipe by Member 610488
READY IN: 25mins




  • Cook noodles in boiling salted water 4 minutes. Drain, rinse with cold water, and drain again. Toss with 1 tsp tamari, sesame seeds, and sesame oil. Season with pepper, to taste.
  • Stir together flour and garlic powder in medium bowl. Add tofu, and toss to coat. Season with pepper, to taste.
  • Spray skillet with olive oil cooking spray. Heat over medium-high heat, add tofu, and saute 5 minutes, or until golden brown. Transfer to plate and sprinkle with 1 tsp tamari.
  • Return skillet to heat. Add 2 tbsp water and remaining 1 tsp tamari, then broccoli, carrots, and ginger. Stir and then cover. Simmer 3 minutes or until broccoli is warmed through.
  • Pack soba noodles in 1 section of bento box or portable container. Sprinkle nori on top of noodles. Pack 1/2 cup tofu cubes and 1/2 cup broccoli/carrot mixture in other sections, reserving remaining tofu cubes and broccoli/carrot mixture for use in other lunch dishes. Fill in last section with edamame. Refrigerate, uncovered, until all ingredients are chilled thoroughly. Cover box, and refrigerate until ready to serve.