Healthy Recipe ‘Soba Noodles with Ginger Broccoli’

Healthy Recipe of the Month

These Soba Noodles with Ginger Broccoli are the perfect way to jump start your health. They’re fun and easy – not to mention this entire dish took me less than 20 minutes to make (ideal for a Meatless Monday or any other day of the week for that matter).

Coconut Soba Noodles with Ginger Broccoli ( serves 4 )
Prep Time: 6 mins,
Cook Time: 6 mins,
Ingredients:
1 (9.5 ounces) package soba noodles
2 teaspoons coconut oil
1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
1 garlic clove, minced
2 cups broccoli florets
1 teaspoon salt
1 15-ounce can light coconut milk
2 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon chopped cilantro

Preparation
1. Cook the soba noodles according to the package directions. Drain, rinse with cold water, and set aside.
2. Heat the oil in a small pot over medium heat. Add the garlic and ginger and cook for 1 minute.
3. Add the broccoli florets, salt and coconut milk, bring to a boil, reduce to medium and cook for 5 minutes.
4. Add the noodles to the coconut milk mixture and toss to thoroughly coat.
5. Sprinkle with the lime juice and cilantro and serve.
optional ingredients: cooked shrimp or chicken

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