Vegan Dan Dan Noodles #Recipe

This is a vegan recipe for dan dan noodles you won't be able to stop eating! Chopped mushrooms replace the ground meat and bring earthiness to this spicy, nutty and tangy noodle dish.


8oz thin spaghetti
1 tablespoon peanut or vegetable oil
2 celery stalks, finely chopped
9oz white button mushrooms, finely chopped (similar to ground beef)
Handful baby spinach
2 scallions, finely chopped

2 garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon ginger, minced
3 tablespoons rice vinegar
2 tablespoons hot chili oil (or less if you don't like it too spicy)
3 tablespoons soy sauce
3 tablespoons natural peanut butter
2½ teaspoons sugar

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Bring a pot of water to boil. Add spaghetti and cook for 8-9 minutes, until al dente. Drain, rinse under cold water, drain again and transfer to a large mixing bowl.
In a pan over high heat, add peanut oil, celery and mushrooms and cook for 8-10 minutes, until mushrooms are beginning to turn a golden brown color. Transfer to a bowl and set aside.
Put all the ingredients for the sauce in a blender and blend until smooth. Add sauce to the spaghetti and toss until the noodles are evenly coated. Season with salt until you are satisfied with the taste.
Add mushroom mix and spinach to the noodles and toss well. Serve.