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Pad Thai With Shrimps

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This Pad Thai recipe video is a combination of traditional rice noodles with shrimp. This easy Pad Thai is an authentic Thai recipe that offers a peek into the rich and wonderful flavors of this lovely country. Enjoy this mouthwatering experience.
  Rice noodles 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Oil 3 Tablespoon
  Fresh shrimp 8
  Garlic 3 Tablespoon, finely chopped
  Ginger 3 Tablespoon, minced
  Chili sauce 2 Teaspoon
  Fish sauce 2 Teaspoon
  Onion 1 Medium, minced
  Red bell pepper 1⁄2 , thinly sliced
  Eggs 2
  Bean sprouts 3 Tablespoon
  Green onions 3 Tablespoon
  Unsalted roasted peanuts 3 Tablespoon, chopped
  Lime 1 , cut into small wedges
  Cilantro 1 Tablespoon, chopped

1) In a bowl, soak the rice noodles in boiling water for 30 minutes. When the noodles have softened, drain and set aside.

2) In a wok, heat about 2 teaspoon of oil.
3) Add the 1 teaspoon garlic, 1 teaspoon ginger and shrimp; stir-fry the shrimp until they turn pink.
4) Add the Thai chili sauce and fish sauce, stir quicky to coat the shrimp. Remove the shrimp from the wok and set aside.
5) In the same wok, heat another 2 to 3 teaspoons oil.
6) Stir fry rest of the ginger, garlic and onion until lightly browned.
7) Add a little more sauce and red bell pepper, stir fry for a few seconds.
8) Then push the onion mixture aside in the wok and crack the eggs onto it and scramble lightly.
9) Add the noodles and toss them in with the egg mixture in a wok over high heat until it is smoking hot.
10) Then return the shrimp into the wok and toss in the bean sprouts.
11) Sprinkle with the chopped peanuts and cilantro; toss to combine.

12) Transfer the noodles to a serving platter, garnish with rest of the bean sprouts, peanuts, lime wedges, cilantro and green onions; Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Stir Fried
High Protein, Low Sugar
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes
Thai Rice Noodles With Shrimps
Do you fancy going to a good Thai restaurant like I do, but think about the dent on your pocket? Well this pad thai with shrimps recipe is a simple and elegant way of making gourmet Thai food at home. It is very traditional and has an abundance of thai flavors. Check out the directions for a perfect thai meal.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 471 Calories from Fat 185

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 21 g31.7%

Saturated Fat 3.3 g16.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 172.6 mg57.5%

Sodium 393.5 mg16.4%

Total Carbohydrates 53 g17.7%

Dietary Fiber 4.1 g16.3%

Sugars 4.7 g

Protein 19 g38.5%

Vitamin A 28.3% Vitamin C 64.6%

Calcium 10.1% Iron 17.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


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