This Asian-inspired cold noodle salad with peanut butter, snow pea pods, chicken, and bell pepper is easy to make ahead and pack for lunch.

Diabetic Living Magazine
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Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
total:
8 hrs 20 mins
Servings:
1
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium bowl stir together powdered peanut butter and the water. Stir in coconut milk, lime juice, soy sauce, and sriracha sauce until smooth. Add cooked spaghetti, snow pea pods, chicken, red pepper, and cilantro; toss to coat. Transfer to a storage container; sprinkle with green onion. Place peanuts in a small storage container. Cover and chill overnight.

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  • Just before serving, sprinkle salad with peanuts.

Tips

Tip: You can substitute 2 Tbsp. whipped peanut butter for the powdered peanut butter and reduce the water to 1 Tbsp.

Make Ahead Tip: To tote, prepare through Step 1. Pack containers in an insulated bag with ice packs. Sprinkle peanuts on salad just before serving.

Nutrition Facts

388 calories; protein 33.6g 67% DV; carbohydrates 39.1g 13% DV; dietary fiber 8.5g 34% DV; sugars 8.2g; fat 12.4g 19% DV; saturated fat 3.4g 17% DV; cholesterol 48.2mg 16% DV; vitamin a iu 1613.1IU 32% DV; vitamin c 72.4mg 121% DV; folate 38.4mcg 10% DV; calcium 32.4mg 3% DV; iron 2.6mg 14% DV; magnesium 61.3mg 22% DV; potassium 387.5mg 11% DV; sodium 588.2mg 24% DV.

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Rating: 4 stars
02/20/2018
I made these for my lunches for a whole week. I tripled the ingredients to make enough. The sauce is great! The combination of peanut butter chicken and crunchy pea pods is great! I would definitely made this again! Read More