If you grew up in the 90’s, you may remember a show on Nickelodeon called Doug. You may also remember a song on the show by The Beets called ‘Killer Tofu”. If you don’t remember the song, let me refresh your memory….
That song stuck with me for years and I refused to eat tofu up until a couple of years ago. All of the tofu that I ate I would classify as ‘normal’, until I heard about this interesting food down in Taiwan called ‘Stinky Tofu (臭豆腐)’. The name alone would turn many people off but I wanted to be adventurous and try the stuff so I decided to do it at the famous Shilin Night Market. The taste was not as bad as the smell, which was pretty horrid. I felt like this kid: