Spaghetti Shirataki Noodle Salad

Spaghetti Shirataki Noodle Salad
Recipe type: Salads
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Ingredients
  • ¾ cup rice vinegar
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 3 large garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 jalapeño chile pepper, seeded and minced
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • Zest of one lime
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 package Spaghetti Shirataki Noodles
  • 1 large red bell pepper, chopped
  • 1 large ripe mango, peeled and chopped into cubes
  • 1 cup chopped fresh basil
  • 1 cup chopped fresh mint
  • 1 cup chopped roasted, salted peanuts
  • Lime wedges for serving (optional)
Instructions
  1. Place the rice vinegar, sugar, and salt in a saucepan over medium heat for 1-2 minutes until the sugar and salt dissolve.
  2. Stir in the garlic and jalapeño, and allow to cool.
  3. Add the lime juice, lime zest, and sesame oil and mix well.
  4. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry.
  5. Transfer the noodles to a large bowl and toss with the dressing.
  6. Add the mango, bell pepper, basil and mint. Toss and plate.
  7. Serve with chopped peanuts sprinkled over the top and lime wedges.
Notes
This dish may be made a few hours in advance, or even the night before and let the Shirataki chill and marinate, just be sure not to add the peanuts, mint and basil until just before serving

Fettuccine Shirataki with Mushrooms and Lemon Ginger Dressing

 

Fettuccine Shirataki with Mushrooms and Lemon Ginger Dressing
Recipe type: Salads, Side Dish
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Ingredients
Lemon Ginger Dressing
  • ¾ teaspoon Asian chili powder (or cayenne)
  • grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 inch section of ginger, peeled and grated
  • ¼ cup rice vinegar
  • ⅓ cup soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
The Noodles
  • 1 package Fettuccine Shirataki
  • 7 ounces fresh mushrooms ( sliced button, sliced shitake)
  • 1½ tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh herbs (parsley, green onion, cilantro or basil)
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds
Instructions
  1. Make the dressing by combining all ingredients, except for the sesame oil and olive oil in a food processor or hand blender. Run the blender for a few seconds, until all ingredients are combined. With the machine running, drizzle in the oils.
  2. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  3. Heat a frying pan over high heat. Add the butter and when the butter starts bubbling, add the mushrooms. Saute the mushrooms for 2 minutes.
  4. In a large bowl, toss the Fettuccine Shirataki with the mushrooms, fresh herbs, sesame seeds and some of the dressing (to taste.)

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.