Oriental Spaghetti Recipe

Step 1

Cook the spaghetti according to the package directions and drain. Combine 1 tablespoon of the sesame oil with 2 tablespoons of the soy sauce. Toss warm spaghetti with this mixture and set aside.

Step 2

Steam the snow peas for 2 minutes. Drain and cool under cold water. Combine the snow peas, cucumber strips, green onions, and parsley.

Step 3

Stir together the remaining sesame oil, soy sauce, vinegar, mustard, and chili oil. Toss this sauce with the vegetables. Then toss the vegetable mixture with the spaghetti mixture. Serve cold.

Preparation time: 30 minutes

Serves 4 to 6

* Source: the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine * Reprinted with permission in "The Compassionate Cook" * by Ingrid Newkirk and PETA * Typed for you by Karen Mintzias

Things You'll Need

  • 1lb Thin spaghetti
  • 2tb Roasted sesame oil
  • 4tb Soy sauce or tamari
  • 1c Snow peas
  • 2 Cucumbers; peeled, seeded,
  • -- and cut into strips
  • -- 1/4 inch x 1-1/2 inches
  • 3/4c Thinly sliced green onions
  • 3tb Chopped fresh parsley
  • 2tb Red wine vinegar
  • 1ts Dry mustard
  • 1ts Hot chili oil

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