Korean Fried Tofu

Recipe: Korean Pan Fried Tofu

Korean Grilled Tofu

Summary: Pan Fried Tofu is a wonderful side dish and quite easy to make. It doesn’t require a lot of ingredients or time, so it’s a perfect dish for a beginner in Korean cooking.


  • Tofu 1
  • Chopped Green Onion 1T
  • Soy Sauce 2T
  • Chopped Garlic 1t
  • Sesame Oil 1t
  • Red ChiliPowder 1t
  • Sugar 1t


  1. Slice tofu into 1/2-inch pieces
  2. Dry moisture with a paper towel
  3. Pan-fry both side of Tofu on medium-high heat until browned.
  4. Mix chopped green onion, chopped garlic, sesame oil, red chili powder, and sugar in a small bowl
  5. Spread the sauce on the fried tofu and saute for 3-4 minutes over low heat.
  6. Serve as a side dish

Preparation time: 10 minute(s)

Cooking time: 15 minute(s)

  6 comments for “Korean Fried Tofu

  1. jinjoo
    November 25, 2009 at 9:52 pm

    your website is one of the best i’ve come across with! i luv this tofu recipe whenever i eat at a Korean restaurant!

  2. Achkorea
    June 22, 2011 at 5:06 am

    Have you tried this by boiling the fried tofu in the sauce until the tofu absorbs it? I live in Korea and my Korea partner makes it that way. It’s really delicious!

  3. June 23, 2011 at 3:20 am

    We must give credit to the auther who creat such a lovely blog.

  4. steph
    July 24, 2011 at 4:47 am

    thank you !

  5. fluppydazhing
    October 19, 2012 at 1:06 am

    i want 2 eat korean foods specially all types of noodles…

    meat or chicken flavor only <3 <3 <3

    thank you ^^

  6. Mary
    June 2, 2013 at 8:59 pm

    Korean food is very healthy, I want to eat healthy, there for I would
    like more Korean dishes. Can some one send me recipes. nothing fried please.

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