10 Flavor-Packed Tofu Recipes for Weight Loss. From savory to sweet, these dishes pack a powerful punch! Tiffany Tse. Think tofu is bland and flavorless? These mouthwatering recipes will change your mind about the soft, creamy blocks of bean curd forever! Not only is tofu great for low-cal diets, it brims with good-for-you soy protein, iron, and omega-3 fatty acids. Tofu is also one of the most versatile foods, making it a great base for both savory entrées and sweet desserts.