Sweet and Spicy Carrots in Peanut Sauce

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Summary

Yield
Servings
Sourcestrongertogether.coop
Prep time5 minutes
Cooking time15 minutes
Total time20 minutes

Description

The sweet and spicy flavors in this dish make it an excellent side for roast chicken or pork, or stir the slightly crunchy carrots into a big bowl of cooked brown rice, and sprinkle with cilantro and toasted sesame seeds or chopped peanuts for extra crunch.

Ingredients

4
carrot (julienned)
2 tablespoons
peanut butter, smooth
1 clove
garlic (pressed)
1 tablespoon
soy sauce
2 teaspoons
rice vinegar
1/2 teaspoon
sesame oil, toasted
1 teaspoon
sriracha
1 teaspoon
honey
1/4 cup
cilantro (coarsely chopped)

Instructions

Steam the carrots to desired degree of doneness, around 2 to 4 minutes. While the carrots cook, place the peanut butter, garlic, soy sauce, rice vinegar, sesame oil, Sriracha and honey in a medium bowl and stir with a fork until smooth. When the carrots are done, place in a serving bowl, drizzle with the peanut mixture, and toss to coat.
Serve sprinkled with cilantro.

Notes

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