Sesame Soba Noodle Salad

This colourful salad is packed with complete protein and quick and easy to make. The only downside is it doesn't keep well, but it's so tasty that won't be a problem!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Light Meal, Main Course
Cuisine Japanese
Servings 6
Calories 253 kcal

Equipment

  • Small Mixing Bowl
  • Large Pot (x2)
  • Serving Bowl

Ingredients
  

  • 170 gram Soba Noodles gluten-free
  • 2 cups Frozen Shelled Edamame
  • 3 cups Sugar Snap Peas sliced in half lengthwise
  • 6 Carrots peeled into ribbons (or julienned)
  • 1/2 cup Fresh Coriander chopped
  • 1/4 cup Sesame Seeds

Sauce

  • 1/4 cup Tamari
  • 3 Tbsp Water
  • 1 Small Lime juiced
  • 1 Tbsp White Miso
  • 2 tsp Ginger freshly grated
  • 1/4 tsp Cayenne Pepper or Chili Flakes

Instructions
 

  • Whisk together the sauce ingredients in a small bowl until emulsified. Set aside.
  • Bring two big pots of water to a boil. In the meantime, toast the sesame seeds in a dry pan.
  • When water is boiling, cook the soba noodles in one pot according to package directions. Drain and briefly rinse under cool water. Set aside.
  • Cook the edamame in the other pot until warmed through (about 4 to 6 minutes) but before draining, toss the halved sugar snaps into the boiling edamame water and cook for an additional 20 seconds. Drain.
  • Combine the soba noodles, edamame, snap peas and carrots in a large serving bowl. Pour in the dressing and toss. Toss in the chopped coriander and toasted sesame seeds. Serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 253kcalCarbohydrates: 39gProtein: 14gFat: 6gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 1gSodium: 919mgPotassium: 663mgFiber: 7gSugar: 6gVitamin A: 10853IUVitamin C: 38mgCalcium: 150mgIron: 4mg
Keyword plant-based, wfpb

Photos by Amber Asakura

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