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In The Kitchen With Ken: Spring Rolls

These healthy spring rolls can be served as a snack or lunch for the kids heading back to school. I picked up my rice paper and noodles at Saigon Market off Kerr Avenue. You can make the spring rolls with nearly any type of local seafood, so be sure to give it a try.
Ingredients
For strawberry spring roll
  Rice paper sheets 1
  Warm water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
  Rice noodles 3 Tablespoon
  Bean sprouts 2 Tablespoon
  Spinach leaves 6
  Feta cheese 1 Tablespoon
  Strawberry slices 4
  Dried cranberry 3
  Macadamia nuts 1 Teaspoon
For vegetable spring roll
  Cucumber slices 3
  Carrot slice 3
  Cooked fish 20 Gram, crumbled
  Spinach leaves 2 Large
  Cooked rice noodles 1 Tablespoon
  Sun dried tomatao 1 , chopped
  Cooked mushroom, garlic and bell pepper 1 Tablespoon
Directions

STRAWBERRY SPRING ROLL
GETTING READY
1. In a bowl, place warm water, roll the rice paper into it.

MAKING
2. Transfer the sheet to a cutting board. Place rice noodles, bean sprout, feta cheese, strawberry slices, spinach leaves, dried cranberries and macadamia nuts. Carefully roll the rice sheet to wrap all the placed ingredients.

SERVING
3. Serve with your choice of beverage.

TIP
You can dip this spring roll into raspberry vinaigrette for additional flavor.

FOR VEGETABLE SPRING ROLL
GETTING READY
1. In a bowl, place warm water, roll the rice paper into it.

MAKING
2. Transfer the sheet to a cutting board. Place cucumber slices, carrot slices, bean sprout, fish, spinach leaves, rice noodles, sun dried tomato, and a mixture of cooked mushroom garlic and bell pepper. Carefully roll the rice sheet to wrap all the placed ingredients.

SERVING
3. Serve with your choice of beverage.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Asian
Course: 
Appetizer
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Assembled
Ingredient: 
Rice
Interest: 
Party
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
2
Ken shows how to make some neat sweet and savory spring rolls using strawberries in one blackened fish in the other. These spring rolls can be dipped into a raspberry vinaigrette and savored! See the video for more!

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