Cold Peanut Noodles with Shrimp and Red Pepper Recipe

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Submitted by schavis

Makes 4 servings



could use tofu instead of shrimp. do not salt the water for the pasta. (i used whole wheat)

Recipe Ingredients for Cold Peanut Noodles with Shrimp and Red Pepper

24 shrimp
1/4 cup soy sauce
3/4 pound linguine
1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
1/2 cup chicken stock
1 tablespoon rice vinegar
3/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1 tablespoon chopped fresh ginger
1 garlic clove
3/4 teaspoon sesame oil
2 large red bell peppers, thinly sliced
3 large scallions, julienned
1/4 cup Cilantro

Recipe Directions for Cold Peanut Noodles with Shrimp and Red Pepper

  1. In a large bowl, toss the tofu with 2 tablespoons of the soy sauce and let stand for 10 minutes.

  2. Bring a large saucepan of water to a boil. Add the chow mein noodles and cook until they are al dente. Drain and rinse the noodles under cold water. Shake out the excess water and add the noodles to the tofu and soy sauce.

  3. Meanwhile, in a blender, combine the remaining 1/4 cup of soy sauce with the peanut butter, chicken stock, rice vinegar, chile-garlic sauce, ginger, garlic and sesame oil and puree until a smooth sauce forms. Pour the peanut sauce over the noodles, add the sliced red bell peppers and scallions and toss. Garnish with cilantro and serve.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 404.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
624
Calories from Fat
189
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
21.0g
32%
Saturated Fat
4.3g
22%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
320mg
107%
Sodium
1467mg
61%
Potassium
896mg
26%
Total Carbohydrates
61.9g
21%
Dietary Fiber
4.6g
18%
Sugars
7.3g
Protein
47.8g
Vitamin A 66% Vitamin C 187%
Calcium 11% Iron 48%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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