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Tex Mex Noodles Recipe

Looking for an easy Tex Mex Noodles recipe? Learn how to make Tex Mex Noodles using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by LovelyCoconuts

Makes 4 servings



A kind alternative to the American comfort food. (Vegan)

Recipe Ingredients for Tex Mex Noodles

150 grams lentils
3 c. water
1 tbsp. olive oil
1 medium yellow onion, diced
1 green bell pepper, diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
3 tbsp. chili powder
3 tbsp. maple syrup
1 tbsp. prepared yellow mustard
4 oz diced green chilis, drained
8 oz. Tofu Shirataki
2 c. chopped tomatoes
1/2 c. salsa
1 c. plain almond milk
1 tsp. vinegar
2 tbsp. chili powder
1 tsp. salt

Recipe Directions for Tex Mex Noodles

  1. Rinse lentils and remove any debris. Boil water over high heat. Add lentils and continue boiling for 2 - 3 minutes. Lower heat and simmer 20 - 25 minutes until softened. Drain and set aside.

  2. Preheat a skillet over medium-heat. Add onions and peppers and cook until the onions are translucent - about 7 minutes. Add garlic and saute 2 minutes. Add cooked lentils, green chilis, shirataki, tomatoes, salsa, almond milk, vinegar, chili powder, and salt and stir thoroughly to make sure everything is moistened.

  3. Bring to a boil, cover, reduce heat to low, and cook for 20 minutes. Add maple syrup and mustard, and cook for an additional 5 minutes. Stir before serving.

Categories

Main Dish, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 560.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
308
Calories from Fat
60
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.7g
10%
Saturated Fat
0.9g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
1086mg
45%
Potassium
959mg
27%
Total Carbohydrates
52.3g
17%
Dietary Fiber
19.1g
76%
Sugars
17.5g
Protein
13.6g
Vitamin A 91% Vitamin C 108%
Calcium 21% Iron 29%
* 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
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Very high in dietary fiber
  • High in manganese
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • High in sugar
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