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                          STIR-FRIED RICE NOODLES
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Rice                             Pasta
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    8       oz           (1/8 inch wide) rice noodles
    1                    Whole chicken breast
                         -- boned, skinned
    8       md           Shrimp, shelled, deveined
      1/2   c            -Water
      1/4   c            Fish sauce
    3       tb           Sugar
    1       tb           Lime juice
    1       t            Paprika
      1/8   ts           Red (cayenne) pepper
      1/2   lb           Bean sprouts
    3                    Green onions
                         -- white part only,
                         -- cut into 1 inch shreds
    3       tb           Vegetable oil
    4       lg           Garlic cloves
                         -- finely chopped
    1                    Egg
    4       tb           Crushed roasted peanuts
                         -- (finely crushed)
 
   Place rice noodles in a large bowl.  Cover with water; soak 45 minutes. Cut
   chicken into 1 1/2 by 1/3 strips.  Cut shrimp in half lengthwise; set
   aside.  Combine water, fish sauce, sugar, lime juice, paprika, and red
   pepper in a small bowl; set aside.  Reserve 1/4 of bean sprouts for
   topping; combine remaining bean sprouts and green onions.  Drain noodles.
   Heat a wok over medium-high heat.  Add oil and heat.  Add garlic; fry until
   garlic starts to brown.  Increase heat.  Add chicken; stir-fry until almost
   cooked, about 2 minutes.  Push chicken to one side. Break egg into wok.
   Stir quickly to break up yolk and scramble egg. When egg is set, mix with
   chicken.  Add drained noodles, shrimp, fish-sauce mixture and 3 tablespoons
   peanuts.  Cook and stir over high heat 2 to 3 minutes or until noodles are
   soft and most of liquid is absorbed. Add green-onion mixture; cook,
   stirring, 1 more minute. Spoon onto a heated platter. Sprinkle with
   reserved bean sprouts, then with remaining peanuts.
   
   Source:  Cooking with Bon Appetit:  Oriental Favorites From:
   stigle@cs.unca.edu (Sue Stigleman)
  
 
 
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