"Mighty miso" by Michael Hastings. Recipe adapted from www.southrivermiso.com For variations, try adding: 1 well-ripened avocado, peeled, seeded and mashed plus additional juice of 1/2 lemon; 1/2 to 1 teaspoon fresh or dried herbs; 1/2 teaspoon curry powder or to taste; a few drops of hot sauce. Recipe published in the Winston-Salem Journal: January 25, 2012.
Yield: 1 serving
Prep time:5 Minutes
8 ounce(s) soft or silken tofu
2 tablespoon(s) olive oil (or other light oil)
2 tablespoon(s) white miso
2 clove(s) garlic, minced
Juice from 1/2 lemon
2 tablespoon(s) chives, finely chopped (parsley or scallions may be used)
In a blender or food processor, mix all ingredients, except chives, until smooth. Blend in chives by hand. Refrigerate 2 to 3 hours before serving to allow flavors to blend.