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Thai cooking is carefully balanced to bring out all the different flavours in a dish. Their recipes are based on blending five basic flavours: salty, sweet, sour, bitter, and hot.
You probably know Pad Thai as a rich, stir-fried rice noodle dish commonly served as a street food or at casual local eateries.
But have you ever tried a super healthy, zesty raw-vegan version of their most famous noodle dish?
It's a wonderful, fresh combination of raw kelp noodles, crunchy fresh veggies and that distinctive sweet and tangy sauce.
Dry roasted tamari cashews with their soft but chewy texture and plenty of lime juice, are two of the essential ingredients. You can adjust the amount of sauce you add to the noodles according to how strong a flavour
This dish is a light, fresh meal, full of goodness and super easy to make.
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1/2 package kelp or rice noodles
1/2 head purple cabbage
2 carrots, grated
1 zucchini, spiralised
2 spring onions
1 red/yellow capsicum
1 bunch cilantro
Raw Pad Thai Sauce (see below)
lime wedges for serving
1/2 cup cashews, soaked
1 inch ginger root, peeled
1 clove garlic
1 tsp chili
2 tbsp tamari sauce
1 tbsp honey
juice of 1 limes
1 tsp ground coriander
1/2 cup water
1 handful of cashews
1/2 cup tamari sauce
Thinly slice all salad/veggie ingredients.
Place noodles in hot water for 2 min and drain well.
Mix all sauce ingredients in a high speed blender until smooth.
Soak cashews in tamari sauce
for 5 min. Lightly roast in a heated pan for 3-5 min.
When ready to serve pour desired amount of dressing over the veggies along with noodles, and toss well. After plating add cilantro, sesame seeds, and lime wedges.
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