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Old 07-23-2019, 09:23 AM   #1
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Salad suggestion needed

I知 planning a small party of about 20-25 people. Chinese food. Soup. Egg rolls. Chicken and beef. White and fried rice. Almond cookies.

The one thing I知 missing is salad. I am not a veggie person and could happily survive without one. But afraid at least some of the guests won稚.
Thus I need suggestion what would an appropriate Chinese style salad.
Please help.

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Old 07-23-2019, 10:23 AM   #2
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Cold peanut noodle salad with Chinese veggies.

It was a HIT at our Fourth of July party.

Ill try to find the recipe I used .
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Old 07-23-2019, 11:05 AM   #3
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Here's the recipe:
https://tasty.co/recipe/peanut-noodle-pasta-salad

I used Chinese noodles not spaghetti or linguine but you can use spaghetti if you want to.

I made the sauce just as stated in the recipe.

I added some snow peas, radishes and bean sprouts plus the peppers, scallions, carrots and cucumber.

It is going to be my go-to salad this summer
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Old 07-23-2019, 11:17 AM   #4
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Thank you J, it looks good but I can't eat cold noodles. Just one of those things in my head, I won't serve it either.

Looking for more vegetable style salads.
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Old 07-23-2019, 11:53 AM   #5
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Tomato Salad Puttanesca
Let me know if you want the recipe

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Old 07-23-2019, 12:03 PM   #6
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This would be perfect. If you have a mandolin or V-slicer, the veggie prep will go very quickly.
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Old 07-23-2019, 12:36 PM   #7
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This would be perfect. If you have a mandolin or V-slicer, the veggie prep will go very quickly.
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This might be it. Looks good. Have you made it yourself? thank you.
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This might be it. Looks good. Have you made it yourself? thank you.
Not this particular one, but I have made salads with the same or similar dressing ingredients, so we would definitely enjoy it. I would replace the jalapeo and garlic with Chinese chili-garlic sauce, though.
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Old 07-23-2019, 01:25 PM   #9
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Thank you for the recipe and the tip
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Old 07-23-2019, 01:26 PM   #10
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Thank you for the recipe and the tip
You're welcome. I hope it works out well for your party
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