- 3 tbsp crunchy peanut butter
Peanut butter starts with dry roasting peanuts, which concentrates and heightens their flavour…
- 3 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
- 2 tbsp soy sauce
An Asian condiment and ingredient that comes in a variety of of varieties ranging from light to…
- 300g pack straight-to-wok noodle
- 1 tbsp oil
- thumb-sized piece of fresh root ginger, peeled and grated
Mainly grown in Jamaica, Africa, India, China and Australia, ginger is the root of the plant. It…
- 300g pack stir-fry vegetable with peppers and mangetout (we used Sainsbury's read-to-use baby leaf stir-fry)
- handful basil leaves
- 25g roasted peanuts, roughly chopped
Mix the peanut butter, chilli sauce, 100ml water and soy sauce to make a smooth satay sauce. Put the noodles in a bowl and pour boiling water over them. Stir gently to separate, then drain thoroughly.
Heat the oil in a wok, then stir-fry the ginger and harder pieces of veg from the stir-fry mix, such as peppers, for 2 mins. Add the noodles and rest of the veg, then stir-fry over a high heat for 1-2 mins until the veg are just cooked.
Push the veg to one side of the pan, then pour the peanut sauce into the other side, tilting the pan. Bring to the boil. Mix the sauce with the stir-fry, then sprinkle over the basil leaves and peanuts to serve.
Stir-fry even quickerWhen stir-frying, if your vegetables aren’t cooking as quickly as you’d like, add a splash of water to the pan. This creates a shot of steam and helps them to cook quicker – great for veg like broccoli and beans.