Cold Asian Noodle Salad Flavoured With Peanuts And Sesame
Quick fix for dinner along with a hearty warm soup
The Asian Vegetable Noodle Salad is a simple and quick recipe that makes a quick weeknight dinner along with a warm soup. This recipe is inspired by a dish that my friend had brought over for a potluck party. The theme was Indian Chinese and this salad went so well along with the Vegetable Manchurian Balls in Chilli Garlic Sauce and the Chinese Noodles. Do give this recipe a try and let me know how you liked it as well in the comments below.
Serve Cold Asian Noodle Salad flavoured with Peanuts and Sesame along with a hearty soup like Butternut Squash And Carrot Soup Recipe and a dessert like Coconut Tapioca Pudding Recipe with Spicy Strawberry Sauce.
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- 250 grams Veg Hakka Noodles , (or 1 pack)
- 1 tablespoon Sesame (Gingelly) Oil
- 2 tablespoons Rice Vinegar , or chilli vinegar
- 1 tablespoon Soy sauce
- 1 tablespoon Red Chilli sauce
- 1 Carrot (Gajjar) , thinly sliced or julienned
- 1/2 cup Cabbage (Patta Gobi/ Muttaikose) , thinly sliced
- 5 Spring Onion (Bulb & Greens) , bottom white root part, thinly sliced
- 1/2 Red Bell pepper (Capsicum) , or green bell pepper, thinly sliced or julienned
- 1/4 cup Bean Sprouts , (optional)
- 4 tablespoons Roasted Peanuts (Moongphali) , for garnish
How to make Cold Asian Noodle Salad Flavoured With Peanuts And Sesame
To begin making Asian Style Vegetable Noodle Salad In a sauce pan; cook the hakka noodles according to the package instruction with a bit of salt. Once cooked, rinse the noodles under ice cold water to prevent more cooking.
Drain the hakka noodles, drizzle a teaspoon of sesame oil to prevent the noodles from sticking to each other.
In a small mixing bowl, combine the sesame oil, vinegar, soy sauce and chilli sauce. Fork it well to make a good dressing for the Noodle Salad.
Add in a large mixing bowl, add in the cooked noodles and pour the dressing over. Stir to combine well. Add in the vegetables and peanuts and toss Vegetable Noodle Salad further.
Check for salt levels, adjust and serve the Asian Style Vegetable Noodle Salad chilled, along with a hearty soup like Butternut Squash And Carrot Soup Recipe and a dessert like Coconut Tapioca Pudding Recipe with Spicy Strawberry Sauce.
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