Use Infused Olive Oil As A Top For Baked or Grilled Tofu

Tofu's versatility and its ability to absorb flavor make it a staple for many vegan and vegetarian diets. Although it seems simple to make, there are many different ways to enhance the taste and texture. You can use infused oil to top grilled or baked tofu.

This blog will explore the world of infused oils, and provide innovative ideas and tips on how you can take your tofu dish to a new level.

Choose the right Infused olive oil

If you're looking for the best infused oil to use with your tofu consider flavors that compliment and enhance its natural characteristics. You can experiment with garlic-infused oils for a savory twist, lemon-infused oils for a refreshing twist or even chili infused oils for a spicy punch. Each infusion will give your tofu a new flavor.

Marinating with Infused olive oil

Marinade your tofu with infused olive oils. Marinating the tofu with infused olive oils, soy sauces, and other seasonings will allow it to absorb flavors before grilling or baking. The oil will penetrate into the tofu infusing it a flavorful burst that will delight your taste buds.

Topping Techniques

It's time for you to be creative. Once your tofu was baked or grilled perfectly, it is now time to add the toppings. The traditional choices like sesame seed, green onion, and soy sauce, are all delicious. However, adding infused oil to your tofu adds a new layer of flavor. Try drizzling lemon-infused oil or garlic-infused oil on your tofu if you want a more aromatic and rich taste. You can experiment with different combinations and find your favorites.

Herb-Infused Olive Oils

Herb-infused oil is another fantastic option. Combining tofu and olive oil infused with basil can produce a refreshing, herbaceous flavor. Olive oil infused with rosemary adds an earthy touch. To create an unforgettable dish, experiment with different herbs.

Texture and Crunch

Add crunchy toppings with your infused olive oils to give your tofu dish a more appealing texture. Crushed nuts such as sesame or toasted almonds can be used to add a crunch and contrast with the softness. Combining textures makes each bite more exciting and satisfying.


Infused oil is a great way to add flavor to tofu dishes. Try experimenting with infused olive oil and toppings to transform a simple, straightforward recipe for tofu. The possibilities are endless when it comes to creating delicious and unique dishes with tofu.

Let your taste buds take a journey of flavor with tofu that's been grilled or baked. Be prepared to amaze yourself and your friends with each tofu creation. Happy cooking!