Cooking with Kids - Quick and Easy Chinese Sesame Peanut Noodles Recipe


Do you have kids that love peanut butter, noodles and cooking ? I have super easy recipe that your kids will love. If you go to Chinese restaurant or other oriental/Asian restaurant, mostly you can see this dish on the appetizer menu.This simple and easy dish sound exotic but will please peanut butter lovers. This dish can be serve as salad or as a meal it self.

Here is simple Chinese sesame noodles recipe. This recipe is perfect for next cooking project with your kids. Quick, easy, and of course delicious. Yet will provide some opportunity to introduce about world cuisine especially Chinese and learn more about Chinese culture. I am sure your children will love it.

What You Need


1 lbs cooked Chinese noodles or spaghetti

5 scallion, thinly slices

1 tsp chopped ginger

1 clove garlic, finely minced

1/4 cup creamy peanut butter

1/2 cup hot water

1/3 cup soy sauce

1 tbsp honey

1-2 tbsp roasted sesame seeds

3 tbsp roasted peanuts, chopped

thinly slices cucumber for garnishing, matchstick

How to Fix


  • In a mixing bowl, mix peanut butter and hot water. Then add in honey, garlic, ginger and soy sauce. Whisk until its well blended and creamy. Add in noodles. Mix well to coat all the noodles evenly with peanut butter sauce.
  • Sprinkle some roasted sesame seeds, chopped roasted peanut and garnish with cucumber. Ready to serve. Serve it warm or cold.

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daisyjae 5 years ago from Canada

I have made something similar to this, it is a delicious recipe.

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DaveysRecipeRead 5 years ago

Super simple recipe that a kid could actually make without supervision, thanks to the crystal clear explanation. It's also a recipe with a very unique twist. This looks and sounds like a real winner! I'm no kid but I'm about to try this one myself. A true "wow" recipe!

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jojokaya 5 years ago from USA Author

thanks for trying this recipe.

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Ingenira 5 years ago

A very easy recipe indeed, and looked so yummy ! I'll get my son to try this. Thanks for sharing. :)

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jojokaya 5 years ago from USA Author

Thank you Ingenira:)

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scarytaff 5 years ago from South Wales

Sounds delicious, jojokaya. Thanks for the recipe.

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jojokaya 5 years ago from USA Author

You are welcome.

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