Aromatic Noodles With Lime Peanut Sauce


    3/4 pound rotini
    2 cups (about 9 ounces) broccoli florets
    2 cups (about 6 ounces) snow peas, trimmed
    2 cups (about 6 ounces) sugar snap peas, trimmed
    1/2 cup natural creamy peanut butter
    1/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce
    1/4 cup water
    2 tablespoons rice vinegar
    2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
    1 scallion, cut into pieces
    1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes

    Cook the pasta in a large pot of water according to the directions on the package. Drain and rinse with cold water. While the pasta is cooking put the broccoli in a steamer basket over a large pot of boiling water and steam it for 3 minutes. Add the snow peas and sugar snap peas and steam for 2 minutes more.

    Toast the peanuts in a dry pan over a medium heat until they become fragrant, about 3 minutes. Set them aside to cool. Make the sauce by pureeing the peanut butter, soy sauce, water, vinegar, lime juice, scallion, ginger, sugar and red pepper flakes in a food processor or blender until smooth.

    Right before serving, toss the pasta with 3/4 cup of the peanut sauce. Divide into 6 serving bowls and top each serving with the vegetables. Drizzle the remaining sauce over the vegetables. Coarsely chop the peanuts, sprinkle them on top and serve.


Find And Rate Low Calorie, Healthy Recipes At SparkRecipes. Plus Use Our Free Recipe Calculator To Find The Calories, Carbs, Fat, And Protein In Your Recipes.

Spark Recipes Favicon Spark Recipes
View Full Recipe

MS Found Country:US image description
Back to top