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  1. julien solomita

    julien solomita

    Jaar geleden

    recipes added to the description -soiboi

    • Dastardly Quaf

      Dastardly Quaf

      9 maanden geleden

      The Nashville Hot Tofu is 💣.com, especially with the frozen tofu method. Wowowowowowowoeowi Thanks for sharing, this really stomped out my craving for buffalo chicken fingers.

    • BeckaBug83


      10 maanden geleden

      If I had known, watching your videos back then, that I would be plant based now, I would have paid more attention! Unfortunately, the bacon recipe is no longer active, and that makes me sad. However, This looks great, thanks!

    • robinsss


      Jaar geleden

      there is a plant based alternative to bacon...…………………………………………………………………………………………………'s mushrooms……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..saute sliced mushrooms in butter until they are limp then leave them on the heat in just a little oil or butter until they turn brown………………………………………………………………………………………………...i use white button and they taste just like bacon

    • Mr. Poopy Butthole

      Mr. Poopy Butthole

      Jaar geleden

      Never stop doing Aries kitchen! 😍😍😍

    • Mr. Poopy Butthole

      Mr. Poopy Butthole

      Jaar geleden

      Julien, Watching Aries kitchen makes me feel like im high on drugs and forgot to turn the stove off at home and now im just out in the woods poking bugs with sticks. Just a complete feeling of cluster fuck. Lol love you though.

  2. Nadia Hedayati

    Nadia Hedayati

    12 dagen geleden

    food network where ya at

  3. Gaurav Jawla

    Gaurav Jawla

    22 dagen geleden

    wait Julien and Jenna are a couple? OwO

  4. Sleepy Enby

    Sleepy Enby

    Maand geleden


  5. Sterre


    Maand geleden

    I wish i could taste what you make

  6. Lauren Utley

    Lauren Utley

    Maand geleden

    I’m making all of these. Ty julien

  7. OranJJeTofu


    Maand geleden

    Omg I actually have most of the ingredients including the sichuan pepper corns wooo I"m so excited to try these, thanks Julien!

  8. Paula Goñi

    Paula Goñi

    2 maanden geleden

    I just bought tofu for the first time and returned to warch this for guidance. Thank you!

  9. Amberli Simmons

    Amberli Simmons

    2 maanden geleden

    I have a really easy way I like tofu, I get the extra firm, wrap it in paper towels to get the moisture out, then cut it into slices, and the put Old Bay seasoning on both sides. And then I put it in the air fryer. It’s great

  10. thunderness B

    thunderness B

    2 maanden geleden

    In the UK there's a brand called THIS that has absolutely mastered vegan bacon

  11. Jenny Tokumei

    Jenny Tokumei

    2 maanden geleden

    julien: "this one legitimately looks like a piece of bacon" the "bacon": [looks like a strip of leather and not like bacon]

  12. javiera ace

    javiera ace

    3 maanden geleden

    smash bros ultimate

  13. KH


    3 maanden geleden

    the disrespect!! tofu is delicious

  14. Holly Bush

    Holly Bush

    3 maanden geleden

    am i the only one watching jenna appearences in julien vids bc i miss her?

  15. Fear Kitten

    Fear Kitten

    3 maanden geleden

    I am definitely trying these! But Julien, don’t feel bad about that sizzle and pop and other food noises, because I love cooking noises. Adds to the atmosphere.

  16. aznfangrl612


    3 maanden geleden

    I think you would love soondubu and mapo tofu

  17. CaroFreaky


    3 maanden geleden

    the link for the bacon does not work anymore. anyone knows where to get the recipe ?

  18. Nate Galindo Last

    Nate Galindo Last

    4 maanden geleden

    wonder woman 1984 trailer

  19. ash S

    ash S

    4 maanden geleden


  20. Rachel Morris

    Rachel Morris

    4 maanden geleden

    MORNING STAR BACON. It's the best.

  21. Olivia


    4 maanden geleden

    I’m rewatching old videos because I already miss Jenna too much. I’m rewatching hers too. I hope you’re both doing okay! Julien, make her a garbage plate again for comfort food lol. Love ya, Jenna ❤️

  22. Shrekdabeast


    4 maanden geleden

    Kevin spilt chili

  23. doggos4presidentos


    4 maanden geleden

    i'm rewatching it over a year later and oh my god bunnyyyyyyyyyy

  24. I live on a tropical island

    I live on a tropical island

    5 maanden geleden

    Mapo Tofu is the shit

  25. Emilia Modrusan

    Emilia Modrusan

    5 maanden geleden

    Dang I thought you were actually gonna make tofu

  26. Goblins Unite

    Goblins Unite

    5 maanden geleden

    Nashville hot, the really really good kind, is mostly a seasoning. Best I’ve ever had was from a place called Jim and Nick’s.

  27. Adrita Guha

    Adrita Guha

    5 maanden geleden

    Kung pao is incomplete without fried cashew or peanut

  28. XR mighty

    XR mighty

    5 maanden geleden

    Holy shit then Jenna marbles just walks in that just blew my mind cause I never watched you before

  29. XR mighty

    XR mighty

    5 maanden geleden

    The sound of the bacon ain't annoying added to the setting 🥓 I can almost smell it

  30. OppaiPoison


    6 maanden geleden

    Bacon tofu? lol, thats ironic.

  31. Bābbūb Hungerford

    Bābbūb Hungerford

    6 maanden geleden

    Yt people r so fucking bold ! It comes off a racist

  32. Samuel Nilsson

    Samuel Nilsson

    6 maanden geleden

    Freezing and then thawing tofu makes squeezing the liquid out laughably easy and basically turns it into a very airy sponge.

  33. Claire McGowen

    Claire McGowen

    6 maanden geleden

    if u have an airfryer this is a really good recipe. cut (i like firm, but u can use extra-firm if u want) tofu into bite-sized pieces (the smaller the pieces are, the crisper they’ll be). marinade: 1tbsp olive oil, 1tbsp soy sauce, 1tbsp teriyaki sauce, 1tsp lemon juice, 1tsp red pepper flakes (for some people that might be a lot), and 1 clove garlic. marinade for 15 minutes. cook in the airfryer for 15 minutes at 400. you can eat it with rice, veggies, or it even goes well with fries. you could probably bake it or pan fry them, but i’ve never tried

  34. Isabel Kloberdanz

    Isabel Kloberdanz

    6 maanden geleden

    I made that Nashville hot tofu and it is sooo good. Thank you for this.

  35. Katie B

    Katie B

    6 maanden geleden

    55 times, including when Jenna said tofu

  36. Anya Yeh

    Anya Yeh

    6 maanden geleden

    Can anyone tell me the name of the video where julien sharpens his knife on a whetstone? Or was that just a mandela effect

  37. Pam Poovey

    Pam Poovey

    6 maanden geleden

    So in summary. To make tofu that doesn't suck, you have to add all the frickin' colours of the rainbow, plus booze. You ain't selling this very well Julien.

  38. Gabe Villareal

    Gabe Villareal

    6 maanden geleden

    The second recipe was kinda hard it felt like it was missing steps and in bad English your video helped save my dinner thank you

  39. Dani Golightly

    Dani Golightly

    7 maanden geleden

    I’m a weirdo that loves tofu. I’ll eat it raw and unseasoned.

  40. Ane Olivia Uri

    Ane Olivia Uri

    7 maanden geleden

    oh god, i felt so bad for kevin

  41. ixchelssong


    7 maanden geleden

    I searched for a while for good bacon alternatives to make a good blt with, and the best thing I've found to date is Bac'n Bits (or whatever they're called not real meat but taste right)!

  42. Megan Frost

    Megan Frost

    7 maanden geleden

    peach at 15:30- “am headless chicken now.” 😂

  43. Anna Isola

    Anna Isola

    7 maanden geleden

    *me watching this during quarantine bc I’m bored af* Julien: we can go grocery shopping anytime you want! me: uhh oh no you can’t

  44. hobi core

    hobi core

    7 maanden geleden

    I'm lazy so I either just cook it in bbq sauce or cook it in sweet chili sauce and it's still really good

  45. Gabriana Rosario

    Gabriana Rosario

    7 maanden geleden

    I watched 14:09 so many times, so cute

  46. dink valeria

    dink valeria

    8 maanden geleden


  47. Phoebe Smith

    Phoebe Smith

    8 maanden geleden

    I love these episodesss

  48. MS Frank

    MS Frank

    8 maanden geleden

    You know he had tofu it to em

  49. Ms. Hunter

    Ms. Hunter

    8 maanden geleden

    Its funny hearing him talk about how bland tofu is , my brother and i just tried it raw today and agreed it tasted like solid nothing

  50. MoPineappleMoFlow


    8 maanden geleden

    Yesss one with the soy boy embracing my inner soy boyy

  51. Danielthesiberiancat


    8 maanden geleden

    Well I like tofu fried tofu dipping in Soy sauce,adobong tokwa at baboy(tofu and pork) and ginisang ampalaya with egg and tofu

  52. Black Hawk

    Black Hawk

    8 maanden geleden

    So what’s in tofu?

  53. lissersc


    8 maanden geleden

    But what about marble? 🥺

  54. CraxedPripyat


    8 maanden geleden

    Not gonna lie...the smile after Julien kissed Jenna’s cheek killed me. That was adorable.

  55. Jade Percival

    Jade Percival

    8 maanden geleden

    julien: it seems like a lotta ppl don't know what to do with tofu east asians: *laughs in flavour*

  56. Gwen Whitman

    Gwen Whitman

    8 maanden geleden

    Me before Aries kitchen trying to make tofu- WHAT AM I DOING WRONG!!!!!!! Me after Aries kitchen- I NEED A TOFU PRESS (I did not know that there were different firmness or that you had to press it, I just thought it kinda just was)

  57. whatucallthat _

    whatucallthat _

    8 maanden geleden

    Julien: uses half of the pepper because he’s a wus Me: Weakling, I’m using two whole ones.

  58. Ireland Hadley

    Ireland Hadley

    8 maanden geleden

    bacon bits are vegan

  59. big tasty

    big tasty

    9 maanden geleden

    our mans looking like a makeup brush in that pfp

  60. Sarah Dukeshire

    Sarah Dukeshire

    9 maanden geleden

    I am neither gluten-free or vegan. Actually, I consider myself a carnivore because I can’t go a day without meat. But I love these kinds of cooking videos. Seeing people adapt to eating restrictions and choices is really cool to me

  61. Jena Musgrave

    Jena Musgrave

    9 maanden geleden I like this recipe for Facon, we use it to put on to salads or baked potatoes 😋 I wouldn’t call it video worthy but it’s yummy

  62. peepants


    9 maanden geleden

    Bruh you're convincing me to finally leave meat behind, thank you

  63. Joanne Sabourin

    Joanne Sabourin

    9 maanden geleden

    Please, more tofu recipes; I never liked tofu before, and you are so right, it's all in the prep. Anyway you converted me, please make more tofu recipes, spicy ones too!

  64. Davin


    9 maanden geleden

    Tofu has been sucking for thousands of years and you think this guy figured out how to make it not suck in 2019? Listen, Tofu still sucks, finding a way to make it not suck is like trying to shovel the beach into the ocean.

  65. MJ


    9 maanden geleden

    I’ve been vegan for about five years and I’ve watched this video at least three times 😅

  66. Cynthia M

    Cynthia M

    9 maanden geleden

    Definitely gotta try that Nashville hot tofu!

  67. waaw laos

    waaw laos

    9 maanden geleden


  68. rane hill

    rane hill

    9 maanden geleden

    This cooking video has its own energy compared to the rest

  69. Ava Abedi

    Ava Abedi

    9 maanden geleden

    Important question: can you press tofu 24 hrs before you’re gonna make it and then just refrigerate it???

  70. umi 7777

    umi 7777

    9 maanden geleden

    Jenna's "Good Enough" shirt!! 💖

  71. Anew1008


    9 maanden geleden

    The bacon recipe website not working! Can you list it?

  72. iLoganC


    9 maanden geleden

    So do you make the Tofu at home or is it pre-bought and then you just press it?

  73. Hey Diddle Diddle Gal

    Hey Diddle Diddle Gal

    9 maanden geleden

    My mother marinates tofu and fries it in balsamic vinegar, I don't know what it tastes like (allergic) but everyone raves about it :)

  74. twin


    9 maanden geleden

    I wear gloves if Im chopping a pepper. LOL

  75. chan's laptop

    chan's laptop

    9 maanden geleden

    pewdiepie (in the distance): SOYBOOOYYYY! SOYBOYY!

  76. Vanessa Karola Luna Lichtman

    Vanessa Karola Luna Lichtman

    9 maanden geleden

    Love how julien says shimmering instead of simmering 😭❤️

    • Hey Diddle Diddle Gal

      Hey Diddle Diddle Gal

      9 maanden geleden

      He's just adorable :3

  77. BearAxeBear


    9 maanden geleden

    When you press all the water out of Tofu, we no longer call that tofu, we call it "dougan", the texture and taste are different.

  78. Lukas Sjögren

    Lukas Sjögren

    9 maanden geleden

    Julien Listen man I got an old package of hot dogs and some spaghetti

  79. Toxxic Bunbun

    Toxxic Bunbun

    9 maanden geleden

    Fry tofu and put it in non dairy ice cream for dessert❤️

  80. Ken R.

    Ken R.

    9 maanden geleden

    does peach have a chef outfit yet ?

  81. India-Jazmine Saax

    India-Jazmine Saax

    9 maanden geleden

    Julien, can I put the 7th Harry Potter book on my tofu instead? Please tell me.

  82. Mimi 78

    Mimi 78

    9 maanden geleden

    Lmao fry it in bacon grease

  83. Drama queen 13

    Drama queen 13

    9 maanden geleden

    My cousin is Vegan (and has a peanut allergy) so we watch juliens recipes in order to make meals that both of us can enjoy that arent just salad. The vegan pad thai is a favourite but I really want to try the kung pao tofu and nashville hot

  84. Lisa Nass

    Lisa Nass

    9 maanden geleden

    Why does Jenna always have food-gasms XD

  85. Ana Lulić

    Ana Lulić

    9 maanden geleden

    Nobady: Jenna: my turn my turn my turn my turn

  86. Sarah Stenske

    Sarah Stenske

    10 maanden geleden

    Never stop referencing vines in your videos, we need vine humor to stand the test of time.

  87. Katherine Ruth

    Katherine Ruth

    10 maanden geleden

    Can you adopt me and cook for me every day? Btw I'm a 20 year old lady😂😂😂😂

  88. Spinmop 360

    Spinmop 360

    10 maanden geleden

    You should make a vegan Big Mac?

  89. stevetwisp


    10 maanden geleden

    julien's channel is so chill and wonder, also i love your flare for editing, it really steps everything up another level, kind of amazed you and jenna live in the same house considered the absolute madness between how different your channels are but WE LOVE THEM ALL thank you for working so hard

  90. Ileana B. Jones

    Ileana B. Jones

    10 maanden geleden

    The taco break got me- liked and subscribed (the king pao tofu helps)

  91. Trisha Kanadi

    Trisha Kanadi

    10 maanden geleden

    Me, an Asian reading this title: what is this tofu slander

  92. Georgia Stynes

    Georgia Stynes

    10 maanden geleden

    You can use all of the spring onion! (Scallion)

  93. This is Awesome

    This is Awesome

    10 maanden geleden

    Gonna try the buffalo one soon. :D Next paycheck bby!

  94. However Long

    However Long

    10 maanden geleden

    I audibly gasped when you dumped in a "half tablespoon" of soy sauce :-O

  95. we know his voice

    we know his voice

    10 maanden geleden

    We never know the day that might be our last the only way to make it to heaven is through Jesus. We have all done wrong and the wages of sin is death. Jesus came and lived a sin free life then took the punishment of the sins of anyone who believes in him on himself. He sacrificed himself so that through our faith in Jesus we may have everlasting life. Pray to the Father who is God in Jesus name ask God to reveal himself to you in time he will. God is living he will let you know Jesus is the only way to him trust in Jesus. Follow him by living as he lived doing as he did, obey his teachings. Learn from God our Creator who is the origins and the definition of love and morality. Not man's teachings mans ideas of so called morality or love. An opinion is not an answer, a man is just a creation comes after its origin. This means a creation can’t define morality, love nor any ways of life. Our Creator is the author of how we should live life anything outside God's teachings is 100 percent wrong. Pray to God and ask him to make you like Jesus. Forgive others and be forgiving I love you all may love, peace, and forgiveness spread to you all in the name of Jesus.

  96. lamb !!

    lamb !!

    10 maanden geleden

    julien and jun's kitchen collab 😔

  97. lamb !!

    lamb !!

    10 maanden geleden

    julien on his vlog channel is so different from julien on jenna's main channel LMFAO

  98. fefefefifafu


    10 maanden geleden

    „competitive monopoly“ is still one of the best quotes jenna had that year

  99. i


    10 maanden geleden

    learning to press tofu and just marinade it in soy sauce and seasoning before frying it literally changed my life

  100. Courtney Bates

    Courtney Bates

    10 maanden geleden

    I just recently became vegan and this video was so helpful! I’ve had tofu just sitting in my fridge wasting away because I couldn’t get it unbland😂😂