30 minutes or fewer
This crunchy salad comes together quickly and can be made in advance. Five-spice pressed tofu and Chinese black vinegar can be found at most Asian grocery stores. Chinese black vinegar, in particular, is worth seeking out for its malty sweet quality.
2 Tbs. roasted sesame oil
2 Tbs. Chinese black vinegar or 1 Tbs. rice vinegar plus 1 Tbs. balsamic vinegar
1 tsp. sriracha or any chile-garlic sauce
1 tsp. sugar
1 1-lb. pkg. broccoli slaw
1 small red bell pepper, thinly sliced (1 cup)
7 oz. five-spice pressed tofu, sliced into matchsticks
⅓ cup chopped cilantro
2 green onions, chopped (¼ cup)
4 Tbs. chopped roasted peanuts
1. To make Dressing: Whisk together all ingredients in small bowl. Season with salt, if desired.
2. To make Salad: toss together all ingredients with Dressing in large bowl.