Kate Leahy

Noodle Salad with Tofu
Rating: Unrated
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We've kept it simple with just rice noodles in this healthy vegan noodle salad recipe, but if you want to go wild, use wheat noodles, glass noodles or even your favorite spiralized veggie noodles.
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Tea-Leaf Salad
Rating: Unrated
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Traditionally, the star of this famous Burmese salad, laphet, is made by fermenting just-picked tea leaves for several months underground. While laphet is starting to be imported, it is still hard to find. This version, using readily available green tea, offers a quick alternative. Mix the salad at the table so everyone can appreciate the diversity of ingredients--from crunchy to savory--that make it so special.
Love salad as much as we do? Wait till you try these recipes! Burmese cooks—who take surprising ingredients and boldly balance flavors, tastes and textures—may just be the ultimate salad masters.
Ginger Salad
Rating: Unrated
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Ginger salad is nearly as popular as tea-leaf salad in Myanmar and is just as crunchy. This version uses purchased pickled ginger; i.e., the same ginger on your sushi tray. This healthy salad recipe also has the nontraditional addition of romaine lettuce, which gives it a lighter bite.