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Our simple, speedy trick for creating deep and full-bodied flavor: infusing store-bought vegetable stock with sautéed fresh garlic and ginger.

Recipe by Cooking Light April 2015


Credit: Jennifer Causey; Styling: Claire Spollen

Recipe Summary

Serves 4 (serving size: 1 bowl)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Cook noodles according to package directions; drain.

  • Heat a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add oil to pan; swirl to coat. Add ginger and garlic; cook 1 minute, stirring constantly. Add stock and soy sauce; bring to a boil. Simmer 10 minutes.

  • Place carrots, bell pepper, and cucumber in a bowl; toss to combine. Divide noodles evenly among 4 serving bowls; top each serving with one-fourth of vegetable mixture. Pour about 3/4 cup warm stock mixture into each bowl. Sprinkle evenly with herbs and peanuts; drizzle chili oil over top.

Nutrition Facts

383 calories; fat 10.6g; saturated fat 1.4g; mono fat 4.6g; poly fat 4g; protein 11g; carbohydrates 59g; fiber 4g; iron 2mg; sodium 567mg; calcium 48mg.