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Noodles to Devour! - Thai Noodles You'll Love to Eat (and Serve!)

Authentic Thai Noodle Dishes

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If you enjoy noodles, you'll love these taste-bud thrilling Thai noodle recipes. Thai noodles are some of the most popular in the world, and when you taste them, you'll know why. Find classic Pad Thai recipes, quick & easy noodle dishes, as well as numerous recipes for delicious rice noodles (gluten-free). And if you're vegetarian, you'll also find vegetarian noodle recipes - it's all here, and it's all noodle delicious!

1. Classic Pad Thai Noodles

Chicken Pad Thai
D.Schmidt

This Chicken Pad Thai recipe will "wow" your taste buds with its abundance of flavors and textures! Authentic and simple to make, this easy recipe for Pad Thai is a definite keeper. Chicken Pad Thai is one of the most famous Thai dishes in the world, and when you taste this recipe, you'll agree it deserves every bit of its reputation!

2. Vegetarian Pad Thai Noodles (vegan/gluten-free)

Vegetarian Pad Thai
D.Schmidt

An authentic Pad Thai recipe for real vegetarian Thai food lovers, or those who want a lighter noodle dish without the meat. This Pad Thai recipe does offer adequate protein in the form of eggs (vegans can omit this ingredient), and ground nuts. Plus, because it's made with rice noodles, Pad Thai is a gluten free recipe. Although vegetables are not strictly part of traditional Pad Thai, I've added a little bok choy to make this dish even more nutritious. Try it - you'll love it!

3. Easy Chicken Pad Thai (gluten-free)

Chicken Pad Thai, original recipe made without tamarind - a noodle lover's feast!
D.Schmidt
Love Pad Thai but not sure how to make it? Then this is the recipe for you! This simple pad Thai noodle recipe makes world-famous pad Thai achieveable at home. It's an authentic pad Thai recipe as I was taught to make it by a local Thai chef in south-western Phuket, Thailand. Makes chewy-sticky-delicious Pad Thai that's restaurant-quality (or better!).

4. Pad See Ew - Thai River Noodles

Thai River Noodles - "Pad See Ew"
D.Schmidt

Pad See Ew is a Thai noodle dish that is made with broad, flat rice noodles, also known as "river noodles". Pad See Ew can be made with chicken, pork, or beef, but otherwise has the same basic ingredients. This noodle dish is truly Asian comfort food at its best; at the same time, Thai river noodles make a healthy and energy-giving lunch or dinner.

5. Easy Stir-Fried Vermicelli Rice Noodles (with Chicken or Vegetarian)

Rice Noodles with Chicken or Tofu
D.Schmidt
This easy stir-fried noodle dish starts with vermicelli rice noodles (called "vermicelli rice stick" at Asian stores). Added to the stir fry are shiitake mushrooms, red pepper, bean sprouts, and your choice of chicken or tofu. Add a special Thai sauce and you have a terrific noodle dish that's great for any occasion, from everyday meals to a party-worthy dish. As a bonus, these noodles are healthy, low-fat, and gluten free. They're so good, you'll simply eat them up!

6. Easy Thai Rice Noodles with Basil (Vegetarian/Vegan/Gluten-free)

Easy Basil Noodles
D.Schmidt

This Thai fusion noodle recipe is extremely easy, plus healthy and wonderfully delicious! Rice noodles and fresh basil are the key ingredients, which means this yummy noodle recipe is vegetarian/vegan, plus gluten free. It starts with a Thai-style pesto which is then briefly fried up with Thai rice noodles. Add a topping of ground cashews plus a little fresh basil, and you have a noodle dish that will satisfy your strongest noodle cravings. Beautiful to serve, this easy noodle recipe also makes a great dish to serve company. ENJOY!

7. 'Pad Thai Gai' (Stir-Fried Thai Noodles with Chicken)

Thai Noodles with Chicken
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 This scrumptious noodle recipe is the real deal - a version of famous Pad Thai (only easier) direct from Thailand! It features stir-fried rice noodles with chicken in a tangy sauce along with toppings of chopped nuts and basil. You'll love the sweet-sour balance of flavors along with the comforting combination of chicken and noodles. An easy, everyday dish that is sure to bring a smile to your face.

8. Classic Shrimp Pad Thai

Classic Shrimp Pad Thai (with tamarind)
D.Schmidt

Try this yummy new Classic Pad Thai noodle recipe! It's easy to make and so delicious, you may even find it addictive. Pair with a cold lager or crisp glass of white wine, and enjoy!

9. Easy Thai Noodle Salad with Crisp Vegetables

Thai Pasta Salad
Copyright Darlene A. Schmidt

This easy recipe for pasta salad is super-delicious and virtually fat free! Asian-style egg or wheat noodles - or fettuccini pasta noodles - are tossed in an array of fresh vegetables, shrimp, and herbs for the best pasta salad you'll have all summer.

10. Thai Stir-Fried Beef Noodles

Wonderful Thai Stir-Fried Noodles with Beef & Vegetables
D.Schmidt

If you're a fan of Asian noodles, be sure to try these Chinese-inspired Thai Beef Stir-Fried Noodles! This dish is super-delicious and also very healthy - makes a perfect one-dish meal any night of the week. The recipe is also quite flexible. Make it as spicy or mild as you like, and add your own choice of vegetables depending on what you have on hand. ENJOY!

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