Grilled Tofu Satay Recipe With Peanut Dipping Sauce

The Grilled Tofu Satay recipe is simple, quick and healthy appetizer that you can make for your parties.  Tofu, Soy sauce, Sesame (Gingelly) Oil, Brown Sugar (Demerara Sugar), Dried basil leaves, Garlic powder, Cayenne Pepper, Coconut milk, Ginger, Garlic, Peanut Butter, Turmeric powder (Haldi), Red Chilli sauce, Lemon juice, Brown Sugar (Demerara Sugar), Soy sauce, Iceberg lettuce, Roasted Peanuts (Moongphali)   300 garms Tofu , cut into thick slices For the marinade 2 tablespoons Soy sauce 2 tablespoons Sesame (Gingelly) Oil 1 tablespoon Brown Sugar (Demerara Sugar) 1 tablespoon Dried basil leaves 1 teaspoon Garlic powder 1 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper , powder For the peanut dipping sauce 1/2 cup Coconut milk 1 inch Ginger , grated 2 cloves Garlic , finely chopped 1/2 cup Peanut Butter 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi) 1 tablespoon Red Chilli sauce 1 Lemon juice , extracted 1 tablespoon Brown Sugar (Demerara Sugar) 1 tablespoon Soy sauce To serveIceberg lettuce 1/4 cup Roasted Peanuts (Moongphali) , crushed     20   20     To begin making the Grilled Tofu Satay Recipe with Peanut Dipping sauce prep all the ingredients and keep readyTo make the peanut dipping sauce, into a saucepan add coconut milk, ginger, garlic, peanut butter, red chilli sauce, brown sugar and soy sauce and whisk until well combined. Keep stirring until well combined and you will have a thick sauce. Finally stir in the lemon juice and turn off the heat. Transfer to a bowl and keep aside.To marinade the tofu, in a mixing bowl, combine the soy sauce, sesame oil, dried basil, brown sugar, garlic powder, mix well, dunk the tofu slices in this marinade and set aside for 30 minutes. Heat a grill pan on medium flame and grease generously with oil, place the tofu and cook gently on both sides for about a minute each, ensuring it’s cooked and there are grill marks on it. Keep adding more of the marinated sauce over it to help absorb the flavours.Once done, remove from the pan and set aside. To serve the grilled tofu satay, place an iceberg lettuce leaf on the counter top, sprinkle salt and pepper, place one slice of the tofu, spread a generous layer of the peanut dipping sauce, sprinkle a few chopped spring onion greens and crushed peanuts and serve hot. This Grilled Tofu Satay Recipe (Wrapped in Lettuce with Peanut Dipping Sauce) can also be served with Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms Recipe with 7 Grain Rice and Sprout Salad or Bulgur Wheat Stuffed Mini Pepper Recipe for parties.