Spicy Thai Peanut Noodles

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17Ingredients
35Minutes
670Calories

Ingredients

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  • 12 ounces spaghetti (I used Barilla White Fiber)
  • 1 red bell pepper (large, sliced into thin strips then cut into 2-inch pieces)
  • 1 cucumber (large, peeled, seeded and sliced into thin strips then cut into-2-inch pieces)
  • 1 cup matchstick carrots
  • 3/4 cup green onions (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1/2 cup salted roasted peanuts (lightly, roughly chopped)
  • sesame seeds (for garnish, optional)
  • 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup warm water
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons Sriracha (more or less to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh ginger (peeled and minced)
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
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    NutritionView More

    670Calories
    Sodium39% DV930mg
    Fat45% DV29g
    Protein47% DV24g
    Carbs29% DV86g
    Fiber32% DV8g
    Calories670Calories from Fat260
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat29g45%
    Saturated Fat5g25%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol0mg0%
    Sodium930mg39%
    Potassium820mg23%
    Protein24g47%
    Calories from Fat260
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate86g29%
    Dietary Fiber8g32%
    Sugars19g38%
    Vitamin A100%
    Vitamin C70%
    Calcium10%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(20)

    Kathleen Joyner a month ago
    Great flavor. Sauce thickened up a little too much once tossed. I used rice noodle instead of spaghetti which I felt led to the thickness. Overall it was really good.
    Abby Garcia a month ago
    We absolutely loved it!!! Delicious! We added chicken! Perfect :)
    Denise C. 7 months ago
    With Asian foods that have lots of vegetables it is very important to cut them correctly. I think that 2” in length was a bit long. I did use thin rice noodles instead of spaghetti, after all, it is a Thai dish. Both of us liked the flavors a lot. I also wondered how it would taste if the recipe was stir fried after cooking the noodles a little less time than is required so that the sauce is soaked up. I will try it again.
    Cheryl M. 9 months ago
    quick and easy with a lot of flavour. that the whole family enjoyed.
    Paul S. 9 months ago
    This was delicious! Our son thought it was too spicy... but what does he know?!? We thought the heat was great!! My wife had leftovers at room temp and said it was even better the next day!!!
    S McKenna a year ago
    Excellent recipe easy and tastes great
    Marilyn J. a year ago
    delicious! this will definitely become one of our staple spaghetti dinners. the peanut sauce could br usef in so many other ways. i added shrimp, but chicken or pork would also be fantastic
    Shannon H. a year ago
    This was fantastic, but I made a few changes. I used large rice noodles and cooked them al dente, and added bean sprouts for a traditional crunch and texture. I also cubed chicken I cooked in a bit of coconut oil and tossed it in for added substance. I would double the peanut sauce next time I make it, to have extra for people on the side. Great dish to make sauce and chop veggies ahead of time and take to potlucks.
    Shell a year ago
    Great! My daughter doesn’t like chilli so I omitted the hot ingredients & everyone enjoyed it.
    Wong 2 years ago
    very flavorful, halved the sriracha and it was perfect
    Elizabeth S. 2 years ago
    Great recipe. I also add chopped chicken for a little protein.
    Taylor 2 years ago
    Brilliant. Kids love it.
    Jen 2 years ago
    Delicious sauce (even without adding the lime- I accidentally forgot it) though I only put half the sriracha since my toddler was also having it. She loved it, by the way! I also added tofu and put the carrots and peppers in the pan after I turned the heat off the tofu to soften them just slightly (a personal preference). Pretty simple dish with a lot of flavor.
    Liz P. 2 years ago
    Loved the flavor! I added grilled chicken, and served over rice instead of using noodles
    Alex Stalberger 3 years ago
    Easy to make for a big group. Recipe is easily doubled. You could make the sauce ahead of time and keep in the fridge. Add oil and heat on a wok to serve slightly warm. Yum!
    Olson Kinkead 3 years ago
    loved it. i did use rice noodles instead of spaghetti
    Andrew Obringer 3 years ago
    This might just be personal taste but it was ok. I think I used too much sauce. At first taste it was peanut butter on spaghetti then ended spicy which paired well with the raw veggies.
    Ed Littlewood 3 years ago
    Great recipe! Halved the quantities and used noodles instead of pasta and it turned out fine. Will be making this again!
    Shelly T. 4 years ago
    Yum, yum, yum is how it turned out! Made this tonight for supper and loved the creamy peanut sauce and the crunchy fresh veggies. Leftovers are going to great for lunch tomorrow - and for that reason, I just sprinkled the peanuts on each plate after it was served so they wouldn't go soft overnight on the leftovers.
    Caitlyn V. 4 years ago
    I made this recipe and loved it! The only drawback was all the time it took to prep everything due to the long list of ingredients. There is a lot to chop and put into the sauce. If you have the time to complete this recipe, it will be worth it. FYI- This recipe calls for a lot of cilantro. I suggest cutting this amount in half if the people you cook for are not fans.

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