Pad Thai

45 mins Print

Prep time: 25 mins

Servings: 3

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 ounces dried rice noodles
  • 2 teaspoons peanut oil
  • 3 cloves garlic , minced
  • 1 large egg , lightly beaten
  • 8 ounces small shrimp , peeled and deveined
  • 2 cups mung bean sprouts
  • 1/2 cup sliced scallion greens
  • 3 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons fish sauce
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon chili-garlic sauce
  • 2 tablespoons chopped dry-roasted peanuts

PREPARATION

  1. Soak rice noodles in warm water to cover in a large bowl until they are limp and white, about 20 minutes.
  2. Heat oil over high heat in a wok until very hot. Add the garlic and stir-fry until golden, about 10 seconds. Add the egg and cook, stirring, until scrambled, about 30 seconds. Add shrimp and stir-fry until they curl and turn pink, about 2 minutes.
  3. Drain the noodles and add to the wok, tossing with tongs until they soften and curl, about 1 minute. Add bean sprouts, scallion greens, vinegar, fish sauce, sugar and chile-garlic sauce; toss until the shrimp are fully cooked and noodles are heated through, 1 to 2 minutes. Sprinkle with peanuts and serve immediately.

TIPS & NOTES


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Nutrition

  • 384 calories / Per serving
  • Carbs 51 g
  • Fat 9 g
  • Saturated Fat 2 g
  • Protein 24 g
  • Cholesterol 185 mg
  • Fiber 3 g
  • Sodium 1274 mg
  • Potassium 375 mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat 4 g