Tofu Summer Rolls
Naturally vegetarian and gluten-free, these summer rolls with hoisin tofu are delicious and stylish. A healthy packed lunch for your work or kid’s school lunch.
Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook time: 8 minutes Serves: 4
1 packet hoisin & sesame marinated tofu, sliced
50g vermicelli noodles
1 cup fresh coriander (we love Superb Herb)
4 baby carrots, julienned (we love Wilcox )
1 cucumber, julienned
2 spring onions, thinly sliced
8 rice paper sheets
1 tbsp black sesame seeds
Mint (we love Superb Herb)
Peanuts – toasted and chopped
1 New Zealand avocado (we love NZ Avocado)
Cook sliced Tofu on a non stick frypan over medium high heat. 1-2 minutes each side or until heated through and slightly brown. Pour over the packet marinade last minute. Remove tofu from pan and set aside. Pour the marinade into a pottle as dipping sauce – set aside.
Prepare the vermicelli according to the packet instructions. Cut into shorter manageable length.
Dampen a clean kitchen towel and put on a clean surface. Prepare the rice paper sheets according to the instructions on the packet. Keep the hydrated rice paper on the damp towel.
Roll the summer rolls. On a rice paper, place vegetables, tofu, peanuts and a small clump of noodles then fold the sides over the filling and roll tightly. Repeat.
Cut rolls in half and enjoy them fresh with a bowl of the dipping sauce and Sprinkle a little black sesame seeds over.