Pad Thai Noodles

by Lisa K., on Tue, May 02, 2017
Asian


Pad Thai noodles are a Thailand street food staple and can be found everywhere. Try your hand in making this delicious noodles at home. You’d love it!


"You’ll go high for your Pad Thai.."



Ingredients

1 tofu, cubed
½ red onion, sliced
1 clove garlic, chopped
4 tbsp. oil
Half chicken breast, strips
6 medium prawns, heads on & de-shelled
150g Pad Thai noodles, soaked & drained
2 large eggs
Bunch of garlic chives
Beansprouts, handful

Sauce
3 tbsp. fish sauce
2 tbsp. sugar
¼ cup water

Condiments
3 tbsp. grounded peanuts
1 tsp. chilli flakes
Lime wedges


Method

1. Mix the ingredients together for the sauce and set it aside. Get all the ingredients ready.

2. Heat a large wok with 2 tbsp. of oil and sauté the tofu cubes and sliced red onion until slightly brown.

3. Push the ingredients to one side of the wok, add another 2 tbsp. of oil and sauté the chicken strips and prawns until 3/4 cooked.

4. Throw in the drained noodles and mix everything together thoroughly.

5. Pour in the sauce and let the noodles cook for a minute or two. It will be quite watery at first, just let it evaporate to allow the flavours to concentrate.

6. Once the noodles dries up, crack in 2 eggs at the bottom of the wok and scramble it around.

7. Finally, add in the garlic chives and beansprouts and turn off the heat

8. Give it a final good toss up and serve with some grounded peanuts, chilli flakes and wedge of lime.






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