Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Ginger Peanut Pasta Salad


This recipe is adapted from BHG.com, however the ingredients were slightly changed as per availability at the time of preparation & as per taste. Anyway this is a delicious pasta recipe, especially for pasta lovers. It is very easy to prepare within few minutes. Ginger & peanut added the extra taste to it.

Ingredients (3-4 servings)
 100g  macaroni
1 tsp sesame oil
1 tablespoons rice vinegar
1 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoons soy sauce
1/2 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
1/2 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
1/2 small cucumber, sliced lengthwise
1 medium carrot, sliced into thin strips  
1 medium yellow and/or green bell pepper, cut into thin strips
1 medium sized onion -sliced
1/4 cup chopped peanuts
Method
Cook macaroni as per package directions.
Rinse with cold water and drain thoroughly.
Dressing:
Meanwhile, in a jar, combine oil, rice vinegar, sugar, soy sauce, ginger, and hot pepper sauce. Cover and shake to combine.
In a large bowl, combine pasta, cucumber, carrots, pepper, onions.
Add dressing, and toss gently to coat. Cover and chill for 2 to 8 hours.
To serve, sprinkle the salad with chopped peanuts.
Note: Adjust above ingredients as per taste


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11 comments:

  1. Nice salad recipe ...looks gud

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  2. Yummy salad....first time here...happy to follow...pls do stop by mine and follow too....
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  3. Hi Amy, First time to ur space.. Very nice one happy to follow.. I love this salad..

    Great-secret-of-life.blogspot.com

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  4. Amy I want a double portion of this.

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  5. Looks Yummy :D

    XoXo
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  6. Very healthy and flavorful..

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  7. The salad looks very yummy. I love the way you have cut the vegetables in the salad.

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  8. I like the flavours going into this dish...never tried it with pasta! Looks great Amy :)

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