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Soba Noodles with Spicy Peanut Ginger Sauce


Spicy Peanut Noodle Goodness


Simple and easy yet delicious. I was inspired by a recipe called otsu in a book I purchased at Kitchen, Arts & Letters on my recent trip to NYC.  The book is Super Natural Cooking by Heidi Swanson.  It is a vegetarian (not vegan) cookbook.  I am really enjoying the book so far and would recommend it to vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike.  Check it out here on amazon if you want.  She also has an awesome website that I have started exploring called 101 cookbooks.

You should have most of the ingredients on hand on a regular basis which makes it easy.  If you don’t, you should and the solution is simple, get them.  I liked the simplicity of this recipe.  I still  changed things along the way but that wasn’t because there was anything wrong with Heidi’s recipe.  One day I will try the original because I am sure it is wicked good but for now here is my inspiration.  Feel free to change my recipe and make it your own.  The original dressing recipe does not call for any peanut butter but can you blame me for adding it? So good.  I also added the broccoli and removed cucumber in honour of my vegan friend I was making this with who doesn’t like them. Cough. Weird…

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