Ratatouille Shirataki w/Rosemary VIinagrette Sauce

Ratatouille Shirataki with Rosemary VIinagrette Sauce
Recipe type: Vegetarian
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Ingredients
  • cup cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon-style mustard
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 small eggplant, peeled and diced
  • 1 small zucchini, diced
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, cored, seeded, and diced
  • 3 large roma tomatoes, seeded and diced
  • 2 large scallions, sliced
  • 2 -8 ounce packages Shirataki Noodles
  • 2 tablespoons toasted pine nuts
  • 2 tablespoons Feta cheese, crumbled
  • Garnish: Rosemary sprigs, if desired
Instructions
  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together vinegar, mustard, rosemary, and olive oil. Set aside until needed.
  2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add eggplant, zucchini, peppers, tomatoes, and scallions. Cook, stirring frequently, until vegetables are crisp tender, about 5 minutes.
  3. Rinse and drain Shirataki Noodles. Cut into 4 inch lengths and add to vegetable mixture.
  4. Stir fry until heated through.
  5. Pour reserved sauce over mixture and toss to coat.
  6. Continue cooking until heated through, about 2 minutes.
  7. Place on serving platter and sprinkle pine nuts (almonds work well, too!) and Feta cheese over top.
  8. Garnish with rosemary sprigs if desired.
  9. Serve warm.

Shirataki Noodles & Artichokes

Shirataki Noodles and Artichokes
Recipe type: Vegetarian
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Ingredients
  • 6 fresh baby artichokes
  • ¼ cup lemon juice
  • 2 (8 ounce) packages Shirataki Noodles
  • ½ cup tomato juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic -- minced
  • 3 tablespoons fresh parsley
  • 3 tablespoons fresh basil -- or 1 teaspoon dried
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • ½ cup fresh tomato -- chopped
  • ½ cup olives -- Kalamata
  • 2 tablespoons capers
  • ½ cup feta cheese -- optional
  • juice of one lemon
Instructions
  1. Cut stems off artichokes. Peel off tough outer leaves to reveal yellow-green hearts. Cut artichokes into quarters.
  2. Combine ¼ cup lemon juice with 2 cups water in a medium bowl. Add artichokes to lemon water and toss to prevent discoloration. Drain.
  3. Steam artichokes until tender, about 20 minutes. chill.
  4. In a large pot, drain and rinse Shirataki noodles with cold water.
  5. To make salad dressing: combine tomato juice, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, parsley, basil, salt and pepper in a food processor or blender and puree for 30 seconds.
  6. Toss together artichokes, Shirataki noodles, capers, olives and feta cheese in a large bowl salad bowl. Pour dressing over and toss well.