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peanut sauce

I'm looking for a never-fail, awesome peanut sauce to add to my list of stand-by recipes. What's your favorite peanut sauce recipe? Thanks!

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Bevi
added over 5 years ago

Jane Brody has a recipe that I used to make for my kids. It's a very quick go-to recipe and open to all sorts of variations: http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1987-03-05/entertainment/8701180624_1_peanut-butter-salted-health-food

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em-i-lis
em-i-lis

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added over 5 years ago

Thanks, Bevi! I'll go check this out!!

Kitchen Butterfly
added over 5 years ago

Emily, I make a pb sauce, with veggies; but also a version with coconut milk (which doubles as a dip for vietnamese rice rolls and other things). See http://food52.com/recipes... and http://www.kitchenbutterfly.com/2012/11/18/lunch-on-homegrown-nigerian-quails/

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added over 5 years ago

Here is another one from Christina's Cucina (she is a cook here on food52, I saw this on her blog and it sounds great. http://christinascucina.blogspot.com/2013/04/singapore-chicken-satay-with-peanut.html

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sel et poivre
added over 5 years ago

Indonesian peanut sauce for satays and gado-gado (a type of salad) uses ground nuts and kaffir lime leaves. Ming Tsai's recipe looks about right (I haven't tried): http://www.foodnetwork...

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Pegeen
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added over 5 years ago

Two that I use a lot, by Martha Rose Shulman (The New York Times)

Peanut-Ginger Sauce
http://www.nytimes.com...

Hot and Sour Peanut Sauce
http://www.nytimes.com...

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em-i-lis
em-i-lis

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added over 5 years ago

Thank you all so much! I can't wait to try some of these!!

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saragrad
added over 5 years ago

My go to peanut sauce is by David Lebovitz as it uses roasted peanuts instead of peanut butter. It really amps up the flavour!
http://www.davidlebovitz...

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em-i-lis
em-i-lis

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added over 5 years ago

that does sound like a great tweak! thanks, saragrad!

em-i-lis
em-i-lis

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added over 5 years ago

hi saragrad, made this peanut sauce tonight and really enjoyed it! thanks so much for the rec!

saragrad
added over 5 years ago

Hi Emily, you're welcome!

susan g
added over 5 years ago

An excellent, simple sauce: http://food52.com/recipes... -- I've used the sauce for all kinds of food. Another one is from Nina Simonds: http://www.theperfectpantry.com/2008/08/black-vinegar-r.html#more. New Year's Eve we made sushi rolls, and used this for dipping (along with a Korean sauce, and simple soy sauce

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cookinginvictoria
added over 5 years ago

This is my new favorite peanut sauce, which is a food52 recipe by Cathy Likes Cheese. http://food52.com/recipes... It is delicious with tofu, chicken and all sorts of vegetables, and it is very easy to make, relying on mostly pantry ingredients.

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