Tuesday, September 06, 2005
I tried this product.
I did not die.
You might ask "Why? Why would an otherwise sane and generally carnivorous individual do this?" To which I must weakly answer: "40 calories per serving."
Ah, so, there we have it. The dreaded "diet". It's not just for governing Japan anymore.
"How did it taste?" you may be wondering. "Meh." I'd reply. Tofu is nothing if not neutral in flavor. I let this particular batch sit for about 4 hours in a very spicy marinade of hot pepper and curry. The tofu itself was relatively unchanged. The other vegetables marinating with it were brilliant. Thus I know it was not the marinade, but the product.
However, the "lite" product is more vitamin and nutrient packed than its "normal" counterpart:
So, what is a desperate dieter to do?
Well, I'm going to buy me some steak and a bottle of multivitamins and pretend this ugly incident never happened.