Tuna Shirataki Noodle Casserole

Recipe: Tuna Shirataki Noodle Casserole

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1/2 pound thinly sliced mushrooms
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup water 4 ounces cream cheese, cut into small cubes
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon arrowroot starch
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 6-ounce cans water-packed tuna, drained
  • 1- 10 ounce bag baby spinach, cooked, well drained and chopped
  • 2 -8 ounce packages fettuccine-shaped tofu Shirataki Noodle
  • 2 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan cheese

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350F.
  2. Lightly butter a 2-quart round casserole dish.
  3. Melt butter over medium heat in medium pot.
  4. Add onion and cook until soft but not browned.
  5. Turn heat to high and add mushrooms.
  6. Cook until mushroom water evaporates and mushrooms turn lightly brown.
  7. Add cream and water; bring to simmer
  8. Add cream cheese and simmer, stirring occasionally until cream cheese melts.
  9. Season to taste.
  10. Blend arrowroot and water together.
  11. Add to mushroom mixture and bring to boil, stirring constantly.
  12. Remove from heat.
  13. Combine tuna, spinach and Shirataki Noodles in large bowl.
  14. Beat eggs into mushroom mixture and pour over tuna mixture, mixing well.
  15. Transfer to casserole dish, smooth top and sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
  16. Place casserole into larger baking pan – a 9 x 9-inch baking pan works well – and pour boiling water in dish to come halfway up side of casserole.
  17. Bake for 60- 75 minutes until top is firm.
  18. Remove from pan of water and let sit for 10 minutes before serving.
  19. Makes four main-course servings.

Shirataki Noodle Salad w/ Creamy Italian Dressing

Shirataki Noodle Salad with Creamy Italian Dressing
Recipe type: Salads
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Ingredients
  • 8 ounces creamy Italian dressing
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 4 tablespoons water
  • ½ teaspoon oregano flakes
  • ½ teaspoon basil flakes
  • 1 pound Shirataki Noodles
  • 2 cups chopped fresh vegetables*
  • 1 cup tuna, chicken or seafood cooked or canned
  • Lettuce for salad plates
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. *Vegetables can include all or some of the following: broccoli or cauliflower florets, fresh tomatoes, carrots, sweet pepper, green onion, zucchini or summer squash.
  3. To make the dressing, put all ingredients in a large decanter, mixing well. Refrigerate.
  4. Toss Shirataki Noodles with vegetables and tuna, chicken or seafood.
  5. Add a little more dressing.
  6. Serve on lettuce-lined plates.

Angel Hair Shirataki with Capers and Tuna

Angel Hair Shirataki with Capers and Tuna
Recipe type: Salads / Vegetarian
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Ingredients
  • 1 pound (2-8 once packages) Angel Hair Shirataki
  • ½ pound green beans cut into ½ inch lengths
  • 8 ripe plum tomatoes cut into 8 pieces each
  • 6 scallions, with 3 inches green, cut on diagonal into thin slices
  • ½ cup pitted black olives, coarsely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon tiny capers
  • 1 teaspoon finely minced garlic
  • Salt and Black Pepper to taste
  • 5 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 cans water packed tuna , drained
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Angel Hair Shirataki very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. Blanch the green beans in boiling water about 2 minutes, or until just crisp but tender. Drain, rinse under cold water and pat dry.
  3. In a large bowl, combine the cooked green beans with tomatoes, scallions, olives, capers, garlic, salt, pepper and 4 tablespoons parsley. Drizzle in the olive oil, folding ingredients gently. Let rest at room temperature for at least 1 hour for flavors to blend.
  4. To serve, flake the tuna in large pieces; add to the other ingredients.
  5. Add the Angel Hair Shirataki and toss gently.
  6. Adjust seasonings and garnish with remaining tablespoons of parsley. Serve at room temperature.