MaPo Tofu Recipe

MaPo Tofu


  • 3-4 cups of firm Tofu (cut into cubes)
  • 1 tsp chopped garlic
  • 2 cups of ground pork
  • 1 tbsp hot chilli paste
  • 1 cup of mushroom (sliced)
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp sugar
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • salt
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • some chopped fresh scallion

How to make MaPo Tofu

MaPo Tofu is an easy dish to make and it goes so well with rice.

  1. Brown the garlic in a pan with oil.
  2. Add pork, soy sauce, sugar, hot chilli paste and sesame oil.
  3. When the pork is cooked, add mushroom, Tofu and water. Cover and bring to a boil.
  4. Add salt as deisred. Serve with some scallions on top.
  • LLyons
    LLyons says

    Made this tonight with great success! Was Delicious. Only changes I made was adding freshly grated ginger, some spinach and no pork. (I don't eat meat!) But was great.

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