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FRESH SPRING ROLLS WITH PEANUT SAUCE

This Shrimp Rolls recipe originated from Vietnam and is also called Vietnamese Spring Rolls or Rice Paper Rolls. 

FRESH SHRIMP ROLLS RECIPE

  • 9-18 pieces cooked shrimps, peeled, deveined and sliced in half lengthwise.
  • 6-12 pieces rice papers
  • lettuce leaves
  • small carrot, shredded or julienned
  • cilantro
  • 1 cucumber, seeded and sliced into 2 inches length
  • 2-3 bundles vermicelli noodles, cooked according to packaging directions ​

​​TIPS for cooking Vermicelli noodles:  

  • Soak vermicelli noodles in warm water for 10 minutes. Drain. 
  • In a medium pot, boil 3 cups of water. Add the noodles. Cook for 1 minute. 
  • Remove from heat. Drain and rinse in cold water. 
  • Wait for 15 minutes. Noodles should be dry before using.

Procedure:

  • Take one piece of rice paper at a time. Dip it into warm water for 5-10 seconds. Follow package instructions as brand varies. Place it on a plate.
  • Arrange ingredients starting from lettuce, noodles, cilantro, carrots, cucumber and shrimps. Please see photo above. Wrap it up to roll like a burrito or lumpia. 
  • Recipe yields about12 pieces.
  • Serve with peanut sauce. (Recipe below).​
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PEANUT SAUCE RECIPE

Procedure:

  • Take one piece of rice paper at a time. Dip it into warm water for 5-10 seconds. Follow package instructions as brand varies. Place it on a plate.
  • Arrange ingredients starting from lettuce, noodles, cilantro, carrots, cucumber and shrimps. Please see photo above. Wrap it up to roll like a burrito or lumpia. 
  • Recipe yields about12 pieces.
  • Serve with peanut sauce. (Recipe below).​

PEANUT SAUCE RECIPE

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 3 tsp granulated sugar
  • 2 tsp sesame oil
  • 2-3 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 3 1/2 tbsp water
  • 2 tsp chili garlic sauce or sriracha (optional)
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 tbsp chopped peanuts

Procedure:

  • In a small bowl, combine all ingredients except peanut butter and peanuts. Stir until sugar is fully dissolved.
  • Add peanut butter and mix until mixture is smooth.
  • Top with chopped peanuts. Add more if desired. 

Source: Pinoy Cooking Recipes

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