Easy Everyday Thai Peanut Sauce
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Serve this quick and easy sauce with steamed, roasted or stir-fried vegetables, over rice, rice noodles or quinoa, and accompanied with your protein of choice - whether it be sauteed tofu, tempeh, chicken or pork.
Recipe type: Sauce
Cuisine: Thailand
Serves: 4 servings
  • ½ cup lite canned coconut milk
  • ¼ to ⅓ cup unsalted or lightly salted creamy peanut butter
  • ¼ cup fresh-squeezed lime juice
  • 3 tablespoons honey or agave nectar (can sub maple syrup)
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce or wheat-free tamari (for gluten-free)
  • ½ teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • ⅛ teaspoon powdered ginger
  1. Place all ingredients in your blender and puree until smooth.
  2. Pour the mixture into a saucepan, and heat over medium heat, while whisking, until it thickens to your desired consistency ~ this takes about 3 minutes for a thick sauce.
  3. Serve warm. Store any leftovers in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Recipe by Go Dairy Free at https://www.godairyfree.org/recipes/easy-thai-peanut-sauce