Deliciously spicy with hints of basil, these Spicy Basil Noodles are an amazing addition to your dinner table. In a white bowl with chopsticks.
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Spicy Basil Noodles

Deliciously spicy with hints of basil, these Spicy Basil Noodles are an amazing addition to your dinner table. Try them tonight! Vegan.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Chinese
Keyword: Asian, Noodles, Thai
Servings: 4
Calories: 277kcal
Author: Woon Heng

Ingredients

  • 2 servings of dried noodles of your choice (I used Wu-Mu dried noodles)
  • 1 pack firm tofu, drained and mashed
  • 1/4 cup fresh Thai basil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tbsp dark soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp stir fry sauce
  • 1 tbsp Vegan 'fish' sauce
  • 2 tbsp coconut amino
  • few Thai chili for 🌶️
  • shredded butter lettuce
  • sesame oil
  • salt to taste

Instructions

  • Cook noodles based on package instructions.
  • In the meantime, pan fry mashed tofu in a heated pan with no oil until golden brown (this gives tofu a chewier texture), push aside.
  • Then, add 3 teaspoons sesame oil and sauté garlic until fragrant. Stir in 'fish' sauce, coconut amino, Thai chili, basil and cook for 2 minutes until tofu absorbs all the sauce, turn off heat.
  • At this time, your noodles should be done, drain well and add noodles to the tofu mixture.
  • Drizzle dark soy sauce, stir fry sauce and toss noodles using a tong and chopsticks until well combined.
  • Serve warm with butter lettuce, slurp away 😆

Nutrition

Calories: 277kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 597mg | Potassium: 10mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 80IU | Vitamin C: 0.7mg | Calcium: 112mg | Iron: 1.2mg