Thai Basil Crayfish Rice Noodles

A flavourful rice noodle salad topped with delicious crayfish. Easy and delicious!

Ingredients

Ingredients
Servings:
g
Rice Noodles
g
Crayfish
tbsp
Honey
tbsp
Salted Butter
tsp
Chili Powder
tsp
Sweet Smoked Paprika Powder
Garlic Clove
tbsp
Lime Juice
tsp
Lime Zest
Salt & Pepper to taste
Olive Oil
Thai Basil Pesto
g
Thai Basil
Garlic Clove
g
Pistachios
tbsp
Sesame Oil
tbsp
Rice Vinegar
tbsp
Parmesan Cheese
Salt & Pepper to taste

Instructions

Preparing In The Kitchen
  1. Prepare rice noodles in boiling salted water as per package instructions. Drain and set aside to cool down.
  2. Wash the Thai basil, shake dry and pluck the leaves from the stems. Peel the garlic cloves and grate the parmesan. Then place all the ingredients in a food processor and blitz until smooth, adding more oil for consistency if needed.
  3. Rinse crayfish under cold water and pat dry. In a medium bowl, mix the crayfish with chili powder, smoked paprika, salt and pepper. Mix well till evenly coated and set aside.
  4. Peel and mince the garlic clove. Wash the lime hot and rub the peel. Squeeze the juice.
  5. Heat up a skillet with a drizzle of olive oil over medium high heat. When the oil shimmers, add the crayfish and cook until pink, about 2 minutes per side. Add the butter, crushed garlic, lime juice, lime zest and honey. Cook the shrimp in the butter until the garlic begins to caramelize and turns slightly golden brown.
  6. In a big bowl, mix the rice noodles with the pesto till evenly coated. Serve with fresh crayfish on top.

Preparing In The Kitchen
  1. Prepare rice noodles in boiling salted water as per package instructions. Drain and set aside to cool down.
  2. Wash the Thai basil, shake dry and pluck the leaves from the stems. Peel the garlic cloves and grate the parmesan. Then place all the ingredients in a food processor and blitz until smooth, adding more oil for consistency if needed.
  3. Rinse crayfish under cold water and pat dry. In a medium bowl, mix the crayfish with chili powder, smoked paprika, salt and pepper. Mix well till evenly coated and set aside.
  4. Peel and mince the garlic clove. Wash the lime hot and rub the peel. Squeeze the juice.
  5. Heat up a skillet with a drizzle of olive oil over medium high heat. When the oil shimmers, add the crayfish and cook until pink, about 2 minutes per side. Add the butter, crushed garlic, lime juice, lime zest and honey. Cook the shrimp in the butter until the garlic begins to caramelize and turns slightly golden brown.
  6. In a big bowl, mix the rice noodles with the pesto till evenly coated. Serve with fresh crayfish on top.

You May also love

Ginger Soba Noodle Salad

Chipotle Shrimp Salad

Pickled Veggie Chicken Rice Salad

WE believe in

Real food
Real people
Real Life

JOIN THE BITERY NEWSLETTER

1 Step 1
keyboard_arrow_leftPrevious
Nextkeyboard_arrow_right
FormCraft - WordPress form builder

Find out first, what’s going on in the kitchen. Get special treats and bites.

Save Your Favorite Recipes. Make an Account Here.

Search

Login

Register

Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy.