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Sesame Noodle Salad

Yield Makes 4 servings
This simple side can become a main dish if you add meat or vegetable stir-ins. Try finely diced fresh tomato, squash, and green pepper; chopped cooked chicken; leftover grilled shrimp or flank steak; or fried tofu cubes.


  • 1 (8-ounce) package linguine
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup dark sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 5 green onions, sliced
  • Toasted sesame seeds (optional)

How to Make It

  1. Cook linguine according to package directions; drain and rinse linguine with cold water.

  2. Stir together vinegar and next 3 ingredients in a large bowl. Stir in linguine and onions; sprinkle with sesame seeds, if desired. Serve immediately.