Tori no mizutaki with Shirataki Noodles

Tori no mizutaki with Shirataki Noodles
Recipe type: Chicken Dishes
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Ingredients
  • 1 pound chicken drumsticks chopped into 1 inch pieces; use cleaver or heavy knife
  • 1 pound tofu, pressed and drained, cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 bundle watercress
  • 1 Chinese cabbage, cut into 2 inch pieces
  • 2 cups shirataki noodles
  • 2 cups spring onions, cut into 2 inch pieces
  • 1 cup carrots, thinly sliced diagonally
  • 8 dried shiitake mushrooms, soaked in water; keep this water
  • 1 2 inch x 6 inch kombu seaweed, or 2 teaspoons dashi powder
  • 1 cup soy sauce
  • ½ cup rice vinegar
  • 1 lemon
Instructions
  1. Add 1 inch of water to a 12 inch table top skillet.
  2. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  3. Add the kombu and boil. Just before it starts to actually boil, remove the kombu.
  4. If you are using dashi powder, add it now.
  5. If you soaked the shiitake mushrooms, dump that water in here, too.
  6. Put whatever you want to eat in the water to cook it until ready.
  7. Serve with dipping sauce and serve over a bed of Shirataki Noodles
  8. If you have the luxury of obtaining shichimi togarashi, sprinkle in a bit for added flavor.

Salmon Stir-Fry Shirataki Noodle

Salmon Stir-Fry Shirataki Noodle
Recipe type: Seafood
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Ingredients
  • ½ pound salmon (you can use water-packed canned, drained)
  • ¼ teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2½ teaspoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon cooking wine (I use rice)
  • 1 -8 ounce package Shirataki Noodles
  • salt & fresh ground pepper, to taste
  • 1 pinch cornstarch (or flour)
  • Some ideas for vegetables to add
  • wakame seaweed, to taste
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1 shiitake mushroom
  • 3 okra pods, to taste
  • 3 to 4 carrots
  • cabbage, to taste
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles under warm water for at least 2 minutes. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. Chop the clove of garlic.
  3. Marinate the first six ingredients together for a few hours or overnight.
  4. If using shiitake mushroom, soak it in warm water overnight best or for about twenty minutes.
  5. Cut all the vegetables into fine strips.
  6. Heat oil in skillet.
  7. Stir fry the salmon first for about two minutes (or until it changes color if it is raw).
  8. Add some salt and pepper.
  9. Then add the vegetables and cook for two minutes.
  10. Add the cornstarch to the marinade and stir to dissolve.
  11. Stir in the Shirataki Noodles and the marinade and bring to boil.
  12. Add more salt and pepper to taste.

Vegetable Shirataki Noodle Soup

Vegetable Shirataki Noodle Soup
Recipe type: Soups
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Ingredients
  • 1 - 8 ounce package Shirataki noodles
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 carrots, peeled and chopped
  • 2 stalks celery, chopped
  • 1 (14½ ounce) can italian roma tomatoes, cut up and juice reserved
  • 3 (14½ ounce) cans low sodium vegetable broth or low sodium chicken broth or low sodium beef broth
  • 1½ cups water
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ½ teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 bay leaf
  • salt fresh ground pepper
  • 2 (12 ounce) cans white cannellini beans or great northern beans, rinsed
  • ¼ cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • ¼ cup chopped parsley
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. Heat oil in large saucepan over medium heat.
  3. Saute onion, stirring until pale golden, about 5 minutes.
  4. Add garlic, carrots and celery and saute until tender, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes.
  5. Add tomatoes and reserved juice, broth, water, oregano, basil, bay leaf, and salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer, partially covered, about 30 minutes.
  7. Stir in the beans and Shirataki noodles.
  8. Remove bay leaf.
  9. Sprinkle some of the parmesan cheese and chopped parsley on each serving of soup, or stir into saucepan prior to serving.