15 December, 2011

Tofu Tikka


  1. Firm tofu-1 packet
  2. Different colors bell peppers-Each 1 
  3. Onion- Half (or) one
  4. Tomato-2 
  5. Oil-for brushing the vegetables
  6. Corn flour- 1 tablespoon
  7. Skewers
For Tikka Marination:

  1. Thick yogurt-1/4 to 1/2 cup
  2. Red chilli powder
  3. Cumin powder- 1 teaspoon
  4. Coriander powder- 1 teaspoon
  5. Turmeric -little
  6. Amchur power (or)Lemon juice- very little
  7. Oil- 2teaspoon (i used olive oil)
  8. Salt -to taste 
*Dice all vegetables in same size.
*Take out the seeds from tomato and dice in small pieces.

  • Take out the tofu from packet,drain all excess water from it.
  • Take a thick kitchen towel wrap the tofu and keep some heavy thing on it.Keep it for 30 mins.
  • After that remove the towel,and cut in to small square sizes. Cut all in same size
  • Take a wider bowl,add all marination ingredients.Give a nice mix.Let all blend well.
  • Now add tofu,capsicum,onions and tomato,gently cover the mixer in all vegetable.
  • Close the lid and rest this for 15 mins.
  • Now preheat the oven, 400 F .
  • Clean the skewers,insert bell pepper,then onion, then  tofu, again bell pepper, then tomato, then bell peeper like this., 
  • Repeat the same.
  • Now skewers are ready to bake.
  • Line up the tray with parchment paper,arrange it.
  • Sprinkle little corn flour on top of the vegtable and tofu.
  • Keep this in oven and bake it for 10 mins.
  • Then open and flip flop the tofu and vegetables.Brush with oil. 
  • Sprinkle again some corn flour.
  • Bake it for 10 more mins.
  • Then bring oven in to broil mode,keep this for 3-5 mins.
  • After that remove the skewers and transfer in to serving plate,
  • Let't cool down for a while,then enjoy!!
  • Baking and broil timing is differ in each oven so check with that.
  • Can follow the same method for making paneer tikkas.For making paneer tikkas ,paneer have to be really firm.
Linking this recipe to sangeethas" On going event ."Bake fest#2" and Radhikas "Winter carnival", 

Winter Carnival


  1. Tofu Tikkas look simply colorful and inviting. Great preparation.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  2. Wow!!!looks yummy dear,drooling here...

  3. yummy tikka.. love the charred ones espcl..

  4. Nice preparation n tofu tikka looks more tempting...
    Thanks for linking it to the event...

  5. wonderful recipe with Tofu..looks yummy..

  6. wow...the tofu tikkas look superb dear....simply mouthwatering :-)


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