Drain the liquid from the tofu container. Use paper towels or a dishcloth and wrap the tofu. Stand over the sink and press the tofu, gently, to remove excess liquid.
When the tofu is ready, place olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the tofu use a spatula to break it into slices. Then break it up into smaller pieces. Stir occasionally while cooking for about 5 minutes.
In a small bowl combine the water, nutritional yeast, turmeric, paprika, garlic powder, miso, and flax. Stir to combine. Pour over the tofu and stir so that each piece of tofu is seasoned. Cook until the sauce is absorbed by the tofu and is thickened, about 3 minutes.
Salt and pepper to taste. Serve with toast, on salads, on sandwiches in place of eggs, in potato salad, etc.
Store the tofu scramble in a lidded container in the fridge for up to 3 to 5 days. You can freeze this, but the texture will be impacted. Tofu often becomes spongy after frozen.
You can triple the spices in this recipe and store them in a small glass jar or spice jar to make this recipe even easier.