Spicy peanut prawn noodles

Spicy peanut prawn noodles Easy Food
Serves 4
400g rice noodles
3 limes, zest and juice, plus wedges for serving
80g smooth peanut butter
1 tbsp caster sugar
2 tbsp fish sauce
2 tbsp peanut oil
400g raw prawns, peeled
1bunch of spring onions, sliced
2 carrots, peeled and grated
1 red pepper, deseeded and thinly sliced
3 large garlic cloves, crushed
1 red chilli, deseeded and sliced

To serve:
1handful of fresh coriander, chopped
Peanuts, chopped

  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to the boil and cook the noodles according to the package instructions.
  2. Combine the lime zest, lime juice, peanut butter, sugar, fish sauce and just enough water to make a smooth sauce.
  3. Heat the oil in a large frying pan or wok over a high heat. Add the prawns and cook for one minute per side until they turn pink.
  4. Add the spring onions, carrots, pepper, garlic and chilli and cook for another minute until the vegetables are slightly tender and the prawns are cooked through. Remove from the heat.
  5. Add the noodles and peanut sauce, then toss with the vegetables to combine. Serve with fresh coriander, some chopped peanuts and lime wedges.

Per serving 512 kcals, 22.5g fat (4.2g saturated), 48.6g carbs, 9.9g sugars, 32.7g protein, 6.2g fibre, 0.990g sodium