Noodles and peanut sauce are a reliable good combination. Add a few veggies, a little heat, and maybe a little sweetener, and you have a delicious, hearty meal. In addition, this dish usually takes very little preparation time. Here are 12 Sweet, Salty, and Spicy Peanut Noodle Recipes that will have you addicted to this delicious combo!
1. Quick Peanut Noodles
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Here are the BEST 15 Minute Peanut Noodles! This easy peanut butter noodle dish is packed with flavor. You’ll be shocked that it’s gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, and refined sugar-free! The flavor of these Quick Peanut Noodles from James Wythe is so awesome and best of all, they are ready in about 1 minute!
2. Indian Peanut Noodles
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Indian-style peanut noodles are a delicious one-pot meal with vegetables, noodles, and spicy peanut powder. These Indian-style peanut noodles from Pavani Nandula are a perfect 30-minute meal for any weeknight.
3. Spicy Peanut Noodles
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Peanut sauce is an incredibly creamy, nutty sauce used in Asian cooking that is made with ground roasted peanuts combined with spices. This is what creates such a smooth and rich sauce with lots of flavor. To make a simpler sauce inspired by Authentic Asian Peanut Sauce, all you need are a few main ingredients that are common kitchen staples, plus some mild spices. These Spicy Peanut Noodles from Kristina Humphreys are spectacular!
4. Korean peanut noodles with vegetables and tofu
Source: Korean Peanut Noodles with Vegetables and Tofu
These Korean Peanut Noodles with Vegetables and Tofu from Maikki Vasala are super quick, yet super tasty. This dish is so many different things; it’s spicy and creamy, and the slightly sweet peanut sauce makes the noodles and pan-fried tofu truly worth devouring. The dish also includes a good amount of carrots, red peppers and kale which bring lightness and crunch to every serving.
5. Chilled Peanut Noodles
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These Glazed Peanut Noodles from Del Sroufe come together fast. If you’re cooking for one or two, you can put as much pasta as you want in a bowl, toss with an appropriate amount of sauce, and save the rest of the sauce to use with something else.
6. Vegetable noodles with spicy Sichuan peanut sauce
Source: Vegetable noodles and spicy Sichuan peanut sauce
These Vegetable Noodles in Spicy Sichuan Peanut Sauce from Molly Patrick are easy to make and delicious! This plant-based dish is quick to prepare and will become a quick favorite to add to your plant-based, oil-free rotation.
7. 10 Minute Sesame Peanut Noodles
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These light and tangy 10-minute Peanut Sesame Noodles from Medha Swaminathan are a delicious and easy dish to make! Savory soy sauce, peanut butter, coconut sugar, and other flavors come together deliciously in this meal.
8. Colorful Peanut Tofu Vegetable Bowl with Glass Noodles
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This dish is delicious, satisfying, and a great dinner choice. You can’t go wrong with this colorful tofu vegetable bowl with glass noodles from Caitlin and Riley Gladney-Hatcher!
9. Peanut Butter Soba Noodles
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It’s also a great recipe to make ahead and works great for a packed lunch or quickly reheated for a snack/dinner. It uses simple ingredients that you probably have at home and substitutions can be made like spaghetti or udon for the soba noodles and you can also use any type of vegetable you want! These peanut butter soba noodles from Kristen Genton are spectacular!
10. Sweet Meatballs with Peanut Rice Noodles
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This gorgeous pasta recipe marries sweet and savory and channels Thai cuisine. You will love the ‘meat’ of the meatballs, you could almost be fooled into thinking it’s meat. And for all of you who struggle with gluten, well, it’s gluten-free. These sweet meatballs with peanut rice noodles from Jacinthe Vigneault are also SUPER packed with protein to keep you full.
11. Thai noodles with sweet potatoes and peanuts
Source: Thai Sweet Potato Peanut Noodles
Looking for a healthy dish that tastes like comfort food? Substitute sweet potato noodles for pasta in this Thai-inspired dish. The Creamy Peanut Sauce is easy to make, and the chopped peanuts and cilantro garnish are perfect for adding texture and flavor. Squeeze some lime on top to bind the plate. These Thai Sweet Potato Peanut Noodles from Jordan and Clark Cord will be your new favorite dish!
12. Soy Noodles in Peanut Butter Spinach Sauce
Source: Soy Noodles in Spinach Peanut Butter Sauce
These Soy Noodles in Spinach Peanut Butter Sauce from Ida Hemmingsson-Holl are perfect for those nights when you want a delicious, hearty meal, but want to spend less than ten minutes in the kitchen. The soy noodles cook in minutes, then all you have to do is toss them into the savory peanut butter spinach sauce. For a tangy finish, squeeze some lemon juice just before serving.
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