Tofu Shirataki and Asian Chicken Salad

Tofu Shirataki and Asian Chicken Salad
Recipe type: Chicken Dishes, Salads
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Ingredients
  • 1 (9-ounce) package frozen sugar snap peas
  • 1 (16-ounce) package Tofu Shirataki
  • 1 cup water chestnuts, drained and chopped
  • 3 cups diced cooked chicken
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • 1 medium red bell pepper, diced
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 3 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons hoisin sauce
  • 1 (2-ounce) package slivered almonds, toasted (1/2 cup)
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Tofu Shirataki very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. Cook sugar snap peas according to package directions; drain well.
  3. In a large bowl, combine sugar snap peas, Tofu Shirataki, water chestnuts, chicken, green onion, and red bell pepper.
  4. In a small bowl, whisk together oil, vinegar, soy sauce, and hoisin sauce. Pour over Tofu Shirataki mixture, tossing gently to coat.
  5. Stir in toasted almonds.
  6. Cover and chill until ready to serve.

Stir-Fried Pork with Sugar Snap Peas, Scallions and Angel Hair Shirataki Noodles

Stir-Fried Pork with Sugar Snap Peas, Scallions and Angel Hair Shirataki Noodles
Recipe type: Pork
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Ingredients
  • ¼ cup orange juice
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1½ tablespoons sugar
  • 1¼ pounds pork tenderloin, cut into ¼-inch pieces
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 3 cloves garlic, pressed through a garlic press
  • 2 teaspoons minced ginger
  • 1 pound sugar snap peas, trimmed and strings removed
  • 4 scallions, including green tops, cut into one-inch pieces
  • 1 package Angel Hair Shirataki Noodles
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Angel Hair Shirataki Noodles. Place on paper towels to dry.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the orange juice, soy sauce and sugar and set aside.
  3. Toss the pork with the cornstarch and salt. In a wok or large sauté pan, heat 2 tablespoons of the oil until hot but not smoking. Add the pork and cook, undisturbed, for about 2 minutes. Stir and continue cooking until the meat is almost cooked through, about one minute longer. Remove.
  4. Add the remaining 1 tablespoon oil to the pan. Add the garlic and ginger and cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add the snap peas and scallions and cook, stirring, until the snap peas are just cooked, about 3 minutes.
  5. Stir in the pork with any juices that may have accumulated.
  6. Add the orange juice mixture and continue cooking just until the pork is done and the sauce has thickened slightly, 1-2 minutes longer.
  7. Place the Angel Hair Shirataki Noodles on serving platter. Pour pork mixture over the pasta.

 

Chicken and Shirataki Noodles in Peanut Sauce

Chicken and Shirataki Noodles in Peanut Sauce
Recipe type: Chicken Dishes
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Ingredients
  • 1 rotisserie chicken (1½ to 1¾ pounds)
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1 one-inch piece fresh peeled ginger
  • ½ cup smooth peanut butter (regular)
  • ⅔ cup warm water
  • 1½ tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon Asian sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon red wine or cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ½-1 teaspoon red chile flakes (to taste)
  • 1 package Shirataki Noodles
  • 1 10-ounce package sugar snap peas
  • 4 scallions, thinly sliced
Instructions
  1. Remove chicken from bones and slice or shred. Set aside.
  2. Drop garlic and ginger in the bowl of a food processor until finely chopped. Add peanut butter, water, soy sauce, sesame oil, vinegar, sugar, and chile flakes and process until smooth.
  3. In a small pan of boiling water add sugar snap peas and cook 2 minutes. Drain and rinse under running water briefly.
  4. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles under warm water to heat.
  5. Serve chicken on top of noodles and snap peas. Pour sauce over and sprinkle with scallions.