Go to a variety of Asian restaurants, as I do in Seattle, and you'll discover tons of ways to try tofu. Chefs top it with exotic ingredients, drop it in hot pots, and even fry it to put on sandwiches. The texture lends itself well to experimentation, and it is a sponge in absorbing flavors. Here are ten terrific tofu dishes, Asian-style, that you can try in the Seattle area.
'Henry's Taiwan' on Serious Eats
After a search through Seattle-area restaurants, I wouldn't say this is a thorough list of the best pan-fried dumplings, but instead a diverse list with some of my favorites or most fascinating. In my ongoing dumpling quest, I'm looking for interesting forms, fillings, and even toppings—or, admittedly, sheer value.