Peanut Butter Noodles

Peanut Butter Noodles

The whole family enjoyed Peanut Butter Noodles, the creamy peanut sauce is divine. I understand this is a difficult time to get ingredients for some, but remember, take recipes with a pinch of salt.

Ingredients for Peanut Butter Noodles

Serves 4

Phase 1

4 tbsp Smooth Peanut Butter £0.20

2 tbsp Soy Sauce £0.10

2 tbsp Rice Wine Vinegar / Mirin £0.36

2 tbsp Infused Chilli Oil (Link tba) £0.10
(Or your preferred oil & a 1 tbsp chilli sauce)

1 tbsp Toasted Sesame Oil £0.20

Phase 2

1/2 Carrot £0.04

1/2 Green Pepper £0.20

1 Pak Choi £0.60

Phase 3 (Optional)

300 g Chestnut Mushrooms

3 Garlic Cloves

2 tbsp of (any) Oil

Phase 4 (Optional)

Spring Greens (I could not get any, unfortunately)

Phase 5

300g Straight to Wok Medium Noodles £1.50

5 tsp Seeds
(I used Linseed as that what I had, it is usually sesame)

Total Cost £3.30 Cost per head £0.82

Creating Peanut Butter Noodles

Prep Time 20 Minutes Cook Time 10 Minutes

Phase 1
  1. First and Foremost Wash Your Hands!
  2. Put the 4 tbsp Smooth Peanut Butter in a mixing bowl
  3. Work the Peanut Butter with a fork or spoon so that it easier to work with
  4. Add the 2 tbsp Soy Sauce, 2 tbsp Rice Wine Vinegar / Mirin, 2 tbsp Infused Chilli Oil, 1 tbsp Toasted Sesame Oil
  5. Combine the ingredients with a fork, so it is a thick paste
  6. Boil the kettle and incorporate a little water at a time, gently with a whisk until sauce is the consistency of double cream
Phase 2
  1. To prepare the 1/2 Carrot, peel the outside skin & feed to your Rabbit, Guniea Pig or Compost Bin
  2. Then continue to peel Carrot ribbons into a bowl
  3. Cut the Green Pepper into thin slices
  4. Take the root off the Pak Choi, keep the leaves whole & slice the ends
Phase 3 (Optional Mushrooms)
  1. Peel & roughly slice the 3 Garlic Cloves
  2. In a frying pan add a 2 tbsp of (any) Oil, the Garlic & the 300 g Chestnut Mushrooms and put the pan on a medium heat
Phase 4 (Optional Crispy Seaweed)
  1. Finely slice the 1/2 Spring Green
  2. Deep Fry until it stop bubbling (follow link & look at Phase 3 for Deep Frying advice).
  3. Drain and layout on a tray lined with kitchen roll or tea towel.
Phase 5
  1. Unpack the 300g Straight to Wok Medium Noodles
  2. In a wok or similar pan heat 1 tbsp of (any) Oil
    (You can just use the pan with the mushrooms if you like)
  3. Add the Carrot, Green Pepper & Pak Choi
  4. Fry for 1-2 minutes
  5. Pour the Peanut Butter Sauce into the same pan
  6. Finally add the Noodles
  7. Fold the Veg & Sauce into the Noodles until heated through (2-3)
  8. Drizzle with
  9. Top with any of the optional extras Seeds, Crispy Seaweed & Garlic Mushrooms

Happy Eating

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