Sesame and Cilantro Angel Hair Shirataki Salad

Sesame and Cilantro Angel Hair Shirataki Salad
Recipe type: Salads
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Ingredients
  • ¼ cup grapeseed oil or corn oil
  • 3 tablespoon dark sesame oil
  • ½ teaspoon crushed dried red pepper or chili powder
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 package Angel Hair Shirataki
  • Salt
  • ½ cup coarsely chopped cilantro
  • ¼ cup chopped roasted peanuts
  • ¼ cup thinly sliced green onions
  • ¼ cup sliced and chopped red bell pepper
  • 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Angel Hair Shirataki very well. Place on paper towels to dry.
  2. In a microwave-safe dish, heat the vegetable oil, sesame oil, and red pepper, microwave on high heat for 2 minutes. Add the honey and soy sauce, and mix well.
  3. Combine the Angel Hair Shirataki with the dressing in a large bowl until the pasta is well coated. Cover and chill for several hours.
  4. When ready to serve, mix in the cilantro, peanuts, green onions and bell pepper. Garnish with toasted sesame seeds.

Angel Hair Shirataki Primavera

Angel Hair Shirataki Primavera
Recipe type: Vegetarian
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Ingredients
  • 1 package Angel Hair Shirataki
  • 1 small bunch broccoli, about 1 heaping cup of florets
  • 1 small zucchini, diced
  • 4 asparagus spears
  • ½ cup peas, fresh or frozen
  • ½ cup snow peas
  • 3 minced garlic cloves
  • 3 Roma tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 12 basil leaves, chopped
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • ¼ cup chicken broth (use vegetable broth for vegetarian option)
  • ½ cup heavy cream
  • ½ cup grated parmesan cheese
  • Salt
Instructions
  1. Get a large pot of water boiling. Salt it well. It should taste like the sea.
  2. Fill a large bowl with ice water.
  3. Boil the broccoli for 1 minute.
  4. Add the asparagus and boil another minute.
  5. Add the snow peas and boil for 30 more seconds. Remove all the vegetables and plunge them into the ice water. Once they’re cool, drain in a colander.
  6. Drain and rinse Angel Hair Shirataki very well. Place on paper towels to dry.
  7. In a large sauté pan, heat the butter over medium-high heat. When the butter is hot, add the garlic and zucchini and sauté 1 minute.
  8. Add the diced tomatoes and sauté another 2 minutes, stirring often.
  9. Pour in the chicken or vegetable broth and turn the heat to high to bring it to a boil.
  10. Add the cream and toss in all the vegetables younboiled, plus the peas. Stir to combine.
  11. Turn the heat down until the cream-chicken broth mixture is just simmering, not boiling.
  12. Add the parmesan cheese and stir to combine. If the sauce seems too thick – it should be pretty thick, but not pastey – add some more chicken broth, cream or water.
  13. Transfer the Angel Hair Shirataki with tongs into the sauce and stir to combine. Add the basil now, and taste for salt. Add salt if needed.
  14. Grind some black pepper over everything and serve immediately.

 

Stewed Okra andTomatoes and Angel Hair Shirataki

 

Recipe: Stewed Okra & Tomatoes and Angel Hair Shirataki
Recipe type: Pork
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Ingredients
  • 4 ounces breakfast sausage, preferably spicy, casings removed if necessary
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 pound okra (about 5 cups), sliced
  • 3 cups chopped tomatoes (3-4 medium)
  • ⅔ cup low sodium tomato juice or water
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon crushed red pepper or ½ minced jalapeno
  • 1 package of Angel Hair Shirataki
Instructions
  1. Cook sausage in a large saucepan or Dutch oven over medium heat, breaking it up as it cooks, until it is no longer pink, 2 to 3 minutes.
  2. Add onion and cook, stirring frequently, until soft and translucent, about 5 minutes.
  3. Increase heat to high; add okra, tomatoes, tomato juice (or water), salt and crushed red pepper (or jalapeno) and cook, stirring often, until bubbling.
  4. Reduce heat to a gentle simmer and cook, stirring occasionally, until the mixture is thick and the vegetables are very tender, 35 to 45 minutes.
  5. Drain and rinse the Shiratki Noodles really well. Pat the noodles dry on paper towels. Using kitchen shears, cut the Shirataki into bite size pieces.
  6. Right before serving , add the Shiratki Noodles. Stir to coat them.
  7. Serve.