Vegan Pad Thai
Vegan Pad ThaiServes: 4 people Prep Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes
This recipe is a fantastic and super simple version of the Thai take-out staple, Pad Thai. Think, light, fresh, healthy and full of flavour. It’s a quick and easy meal that is great to whip up mid-week or alternatively a great dish to share with friends on a Friday night.
200g pad thai rice noodles
1 carrot, julienned
1 zucchini, julienned
4 spring onions, thinly sliced
1/2 bunch broccolini
250g firm tofu, cubed
1/2 cup chopped peanuts, plus extra for topping
1/2 bunch coriander, to garnish
First of all cook the rice noodles according to the packet instructions. Set aside for later.
Heat up a table spoon of coconut oil in a frying pan. Add the cubed tofu and brown on all sides. Remove from the the pan and set aside.
Mix the sauce ingredients together in a jar
Add the carrot, zucchini, spring onion and broccolini to the frying pan and sautee for a few minutes (about 4 minutes, this will change depending on how big the vegetable pieces are).
Add the sauce, noodles and chopped peanuts to the frying pan and cook for a further 2 -3 minutes or until the noodles are completely heated through.
Remove from the frying pan and pour into a serving dish.
Garnish with chopped coriander and peanuts and enjoy!