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Sesame Tofu

This crispy tofu can be baked in the oven or made in the air fryer.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Appetizer, dinner, lunch, Main Course
Keyword: air fryer, tofu, vegan, vegetarian, whole food plant-based
Servings: 2



  • 1 package extra-firm tofu, drained and pressed
  • 1/2 cup liquid aminos or low sodium soy sauce
  • 1/3 cup almond flour
  • 2 tbsp sesame seeds
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder


  • Slice tofu into 1/4" slices, then cut each rectangle into 4 smaller rectangles.
  • Marinate tofu in aminos or soy sauce for 15 minutes.
  • In a mixing bowl, add flour, sesame seeds, onion powder, and garlic powder.
  • Stir.
  • Add the tofu to flour mixture and stir lightly until coated.
  • Add tofu to air fryer basket. Cook at 375F for 20 minutes.
  • If baking in the oven, bake for 20 minutes at 425F on parchment-lined baking sheet. Flip once halfway though.