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Spiced cauliflower, tofu, Chinese broccoli and cashew stir-fry

This easy peasy vegan stir-fry takes less than half an hour to make and is packed full of iron, veggies and plant protein

Serves Serves 4

Prep Time 10 min

Cooking Time 15 min


  • 250g pack quinoa
  • 1tbsp sunflower oil
  • 250g firm tofu, drained and cut into 2cm cubes
  • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
  • 500g cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1tbsp ginger, grated
  • 1tsp ground cumin
  • 1tsp turmeric
  • 1 red pepper, deseeded and cut into 2cm pieces
  • 250g Chinese broccoli (gai lan) or tenderstem, trimmed and cut into 4cm lengths (thicker stems halved)
  • 40g unsalted roasted cashews, chopped
  • 1tbsp lime juice
  • 2tbsp chopped fresh coriander, plus extra to serve


  1. Cook the quinoa according to the pack instructions.
  2. Meanwhile, heat 1tsp of the sunflower oil in a large wok over a high heat. Add half the tofu and stir-fry for 2 min or until golden. Transfer to a plate. Repeat with another 1tsp oil and the remaining tofu.
  3. Heat the remaining oil in the wok and stir-fry the onion for 3 min. Add the cauliflower, garlic, ginger and spices and stir-fry for 3–4 min until golden. Add the pepper and the Chinese or tenderstem broccoli and stir-fry for 3 min or until just tender.
  4. Return the tofu to the wok along with the cashews, lime juice and coriander. Stir-fry for 1–2 min until heated through. Serve with the cooked quinoa, garnished with extra coriander.

Nutrition per serving

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354 17g 14g 2.7g 9.9g 10g 0.2g 126mg 33g 4.7mg

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