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Cold Thai Noodle Salad with Green Curry dressing

  • Author: The Cheeky Chickpea
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 4-6 servings 1x
  • Category: salads, gluten free
  • Cuisine: Thai

Description

This Cold Thai Noodle Salad with Green Curry Dressing is bursting with Umami flavours! It’s so good you’ll be licking your plate, and it’s Vegan and Gluten Free.


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Ingredients

SALAD:

  • 227 grams (1/2 lb) uncooked noodles, I like spaghettini noodles  (see notes*)
  • 1 cup red cabbage, (sliced thin)
  • 1 cup green cabbage, (sliced thin)
  • 1 cup bean sprouts, fresh (optional)
  • 1 cup mixed bell peppers, (sliced thin)
  • 1/2 cup grated carrots
  • 1/4 to 1/3 green onions, (sliced thin)

GARNISH:

  • 1 peeled and chopped mango
  • 1/3 cup unsalted & roasted peanuts

DRESSING:

  • 1 tbsp lemongrass paste
  • 2 tsp Thai green curry paste
  • 1 tsp fresh ginger, ( grated) see notes*
  • 1 tbsp tamari, or Braggs, ( I love both)
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tbsps rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tbsp sugar or maple syrup or agave
  • 2 tbsps peanut butter
  • juice of one lime
  • zest of one lime
  • 1 tbsp chopped cilantro

Instructions

  1. Boil noodles according to instructions, removing 2 minutes early for al dente. Rinse  under cold water and drain well. add little oil to noodles to prevent sticking (optional), add to large bowl
  2. Prep all your veggies and add to the bowl
  3. To make dressing: add first 9 ingredients to Nutra Bullet, blend, then stir in zest and cilantro
  4. Add dressing to bowl stir and enjoy!
  5. If using nuts and mango for garnish add at end or use as garnish on  individual plates.

Notes

  • For noodles: there are lots of choices, I like Spaghettini noodles , medium wide rice noodles, or soba noodles. Use you favourite!😊
  • For veggies: to save time buy coleslaw mix, but it doesn’t taste as good in my opinion, but good in a pinch!
  • Ginger: I peel my ginger and keep it in the freezer and grate it frozen. It’s awesome!

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