Mint-Marinated Shrimp with Glass Noodles

Mint-Marinated Shrimp with Glass Noodles
Mint-Marinated Shrimp with Glass Noodles
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  • Summary

    Unlike the Vietnamese dish that inspired it, this recipe relies on a quick mint marinade to infuse the shrimp with flavor before they're sauteed, tossed with noodles, and dressed with chile and lime.

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 pound (about 16) large shrimp, shelled and deveined
    • 1/2 cup fresh mint, coarsely chopped
    • 1 garlic clove, minced
    • 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
    • 2 tablespoons fish sauce
    • 1 tablespoon Asian chili sauce
    • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
    • 1 teaspoon sugar
    • 1 package cellophane noodles (3 3/4 ounces)
    • Coarse salt and cayenne pepper, to taste
    • 1 cucumber, julienned
    • 1 fresh Thai chile, thinly sliced
    • 1 lime, quartered

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 266 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 17.72%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.51%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 107 mg 35.72%
    • Sodium: 1199 mg 49.96%
    • Calcium: 61 mg 6.15%
    • Potassium: 174 mg 4.96%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 28 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.22%
    • Sugar: 2 g
    • Protein: 12 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 3.63%
    • Vitamin C 10.82%
    • Vitamin D 0.43%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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