Asian Peanut Sauce

Dips & Sauces | January 22, 2016 | By

This spicy Asian peanut sauce is great as a marinade for chicken skewers, salmon skewers, or as a dipping sauce for spring rolls.  

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Asian Peanut Sauce
 
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Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons light coconut milk
  • ¼ cup low sodium chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 3 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
  • ½ teaspoon red chili flakes
  • 1 teaspoon crushed or grated garlic
  • ¼ cup creamy peanut butter
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients into blender and blend until smooth and creamy. Can be stored in container in refrigerator for 2-3 days or freeze.
Notes
This sauce is great for chicken skewers, salmon skewers, or as a dipping sauce for spring rolls. Sambal oelek can be found in select grocery stores and Asian markets.

Coconut Curry Sauce

Dips & Sauces | January 20, 2016 | By

Use this sauce to cook with chicken, seafood, pork, or pour it over rice!

Coconut Curry Sauce
 
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Ingredients
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1 large shallot, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon garlic, chopped
  • ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon curry powder
  • 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk (stirred well)
  • 1 tablespoon reduced sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • Chopped fresh cilantro
Instructions
  1. In a wok or skillet, heat the oil on medium-high heat. Add shallots and garlic, sauté for 1 minute until fragrant. Add cayenne pepper and curry powder to combine for 10 seconds. Add coconut milk, soy sauce, fish sauce, lime juice, and sugar. Bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes until sauce thickens. Stir in chopped cilantro right before serving.

Soy Sesame Marinade

Dips & Sauces | January 20, 2016 | By

This sauce is great for marinating chicken, seafood, or meat. Save some extra to finish the dish!

Soy Sesame Marinade
 
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Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons reduced sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil
  • ¼ cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • ½ teaspoon crushed red pepper
Instructions
  1. Combine all ingredients in a small glass bowl and stir well. Pour marinade into sealed plastic bag and add your protein of choice (chicken, seafood, beef) that you wish to marinade. Refrigerate for 1 hour before cooking. Makes ½ cup.

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