- 1/3 lb buckwheat (soba) noodles
- 2 cups frozen, shelled edamame beans
- 1 teaspoon tsp. olive oil
- 1 large carrot, julienned
- 1 red bell pepper, julienned
- 1 head of broccoli, broken into small florets, stems diced
- 3 Lebanese cucumbers, cut into half-moons
- 2 green onions, chopped
- 3 tablespoons tbsp. fresh cilantro, chopped
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
- 1 tablespoon maple syrup
- 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, grated
- 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil
- 1/2 teaspoon hot chili paste (like sambal oelek)
- In a saucepan, bring water to a boil over high heat and cook noodles according to package directions.
- About 4 minutes before the end of cooking, add the edamame beans. Drain and add the oil (to prevent the noodles from sticking together). Allow to cool.
- In a large bowl, combine the noodles, beans, carrot, pepper, broccoli, cucumbers, green onions, and cilantro.
- Put all the vinaigrette ingredients into a small container with a lid. Seal tightly and shake well.
- Pour vinaigrette over the salad and toss well.
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