Category Archives: Meat Recipes

[Recipe] Shrimp and Snow Peas Stir Fry with Chili, Miso & Tomato

Shrimp and Snow Peas Stir Fry with Chili, Miso & Tomato | www.fussfreecooking.com

In the past, I have only associated miso paste with making tofu miso soup. However, I have learned that miso paste has greater use than just making soup. Due to its potent salty and savoury taste, it is versatile enough to be used as a marinate as well as to amp up the savouriness in my vegan mac ‘n’ cheese.

And here comes another use for miso paste: to make stir fry!

 

[Recipe] Dan Dan Noodles

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The reason of my last homemade chilli oil post was to make dan dan noodles. It is a popular Chinese Sichuan dish which is essentially made up of noodles with creamy sesame and chilli oil dressing as well as a sautéed mince meat.

My take on this dish is a little different than the original version. There’s no sign of Sichuan peppercorn and it is therefore less spicy; instead of using dried Asian noodles, I have substituted with something most of us is familiar with – spaghetti.