Asian Garlic Noodles

Oct 6th is National Noodle Day, so we thought we would share this delicious Asian Garlic Noodle Recipe!

 INGREDIENTS:

8 ounces spaghetti
12 ounces medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 tablespoon olive oil
8 ounces cremini mushrooms, sliced
1 red bell pepper, diced
2 zucchinis, diced
1 carrot, grated
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro leaves
FOR THE SAUCE
1/3 cup reduced sodium soy sauce
3 cloves, garlic, minced
2 tablespoons brown sugar, packed
1 tablespoon sambal oelek (ground fresh chile paste), or more, to taste*
1 tablespoon oyster sauce
1 tablespoon freshly grated ginger
1 teaspoon sesame oil

DIRECTIONS:

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together soy sauce, garlic, brown sugar, sambal oelek, oyster sauce, ginger and sesame oil; set aside.
  2. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook pasta according to package instructions; drain well.
  3. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium high heat. Add shrimp and 2 tablespoons soy sauce mixture, and cook, stirring occasionally, until pink, about 2-3 minutes; set aside.
  4. Stir in mushrooms, bell pepper, zucchinis and carrot to the skillet. Cook, stirring frequently, until tender, about 3-4 minutes. Stir in spaghetti, shrimp and remaining soy sauce mixture until well combined, about 2-3 minutes.
  5. Serve immediately, garnished with cilantro, if desired.