One-Pan Egg Tofu with Minced Pork and Black Beans

One-Pan Egg Tofu with Minced Pork and Black Beans

Course: Entree
Cuisine: Chinese
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 9 minutes
Total Time: 19 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Author: Marvellina
This amazing one-pan egg tofu stir fried with minced pork and Chinese style fermented black beans is one of our family favorite weeknight meals and will quickly become yours.
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Ingredients

  • 500 gr egg tofu
  • 1 Tbsp cooking oil
  • 200 gr minced pork/ground pork or ground meat of your choice
  • 1 cup chicken stock

Aromatics:

  • 3 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • 2 tsp minced fresh ginger

Seasonings:

To thicken the sauce:

Garnish:

  • 1 stalk green onion finely chopped

Instructions

Things to prepare:

  • Cut the egg tofu into about 1-inch slices. Mix the corn starch with water to thicken the sauce later

Pan fry the egg tofu:

  • Preheat a large pan or skillet with cooking oil over medium heat. When it's hot, add the tofu slices and pan fry until they are golden brown on both sides. You can see a thin crust form on the surface of the tofu. Remove from the heat and arrange on a serving platter

Cooking:

  • In the same pan or skillet, add aromatics and stir fry for about 30 seconds. Add the pork and stir fry until the pork turned opaque. Add the seasonings and stir to mix everything for about 30 seconds. Add the chicken stock and bring to a boil

Thicken the sauce:

  • Once it boils, gives the corn starch slurry a stir and pour into the pan or skillet. Continue to stir until the sauce thickens. Have a final taste and add more soy sauce and/or sugar if needed. It should be savory in taste
  • Remove from the heat and pour the meat sauce over the pan-fried egg tofu. Garnish with chopped green onion and serve immediately