A little spicy, quick and full of veggies, this Spicy Vegan Peanut Pasta Salad with spicy peanut sauce is a delicious way to use up leftover spaghetti noodles. It's fast and easy to make and is perfect for dinner, lunch boxes and potlucks!
In a medium bowl, whisk together peanut butter, soy sauce, rice vinegar, sesame seeds, olive oil, sriracha sauce, water, minced ginger, minced garlic and brown sugar.
Combine cooked and cooked pasta (cooled) with sliced vegetables, cilantro and peanuts. Pour the dressing over the pasta and vegetables and mix well.
Garnish with additional chopped cilantro and peanuts, if desired. Enjoy!
💭 Top tipI prefer to use "smart pasta" because I find that it cooks faster than the whole wheat but you still get 4X as much fibre than if you ate white pasta. Although it's not quite as healthy as the whole wheat, you are still getting that fibre. And if you're not a fan of whole wheat, it's a good alternative. Read more about smart pasta vs. whole wheat pasta HERE!📖 Variations
Use light peanut butter to reduce the fat content
You can substitute leftover fettuccine noodles
📋 Spicy Peanut Pasta Salad Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 381Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Vitamin A 3260IU65%
Vitamin C 25.2mg31%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.