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Rice Bowls with Sassy Peanut Sauce!

Tue, 06/16/2020 - 21:25

Girls summer camp recipe


Alpengirl recipes are extra delicious, extra healthy, extra balanced and extra AMAZING! We share our meals at camps and the shared meal experience is a an essential part of what makes our recipes camp gourmet. Presentation and service of meals increase everyone's enjoyment, and we encourage appreciation of each meal, from the food's origins and production, to the efforts of the grocery shopper, cook group, and dish group. Enjoy this recipe from the Alpengirl Camp Cookbook.

Rice Bowls with Sassy Peanut Sauce

Serves 2

For the rice bowls:

Instant brown rice

Cooked chicken or tofu (optional)

Purple cabbage, shredded

Carrots, shredded

Snow peas, halved

Peanuts, crushed 

For the peanut sauce:

2 Tbsp olive oil

1 1" knob ginger, peeled and grated

1 small garlic clove, minced

1/2 Cup creamy peanut butter

2 Tbsp soy sauce

1 Tbsp fresh lime juice

1 tsp honey

1/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes (or more to taste)


Heat olive oil in a small pot. Sauté garlic for one minute. Add remaining sauce ingredients and stir. Add water by the tablespoon if needed to thin until smooth. Heat sauce until warm. Serve over brown rice and chicken or tofu (if desired). Top with raw veggies and crushed peanuts.