Best Comfort Foods to Pack On The Go – Thai Pork and Noodles

Thai Pork and NoodlesSummer hot lunch recipe wagon presents a hot meal you can take to work, the beach or send to camp.  Our recipes are quick, easy and less than 30 minutes to cook.  Cook our recipes the night before, refrigerate and reheat the next day.  Or, on the other hand, you can cook our meals and freeze them for next week’s lunch.  Our special today isThai Pork and Noodles

SUMMER HOT LUNCH RECIPE WAGON: Thai Pork and Noodles

A plate of sliced star fruit and oranges makes a beautiful finish for this Asian- inspired dish

8 ounces ½-inch thick boneless pork cutlets

2 tablespoons soy sauce

3 cloves garlic

1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger (or ¼ teaspoon ground ginger)

12 ounces dried or 1 pound fresh linguine

2 medium sized carrots, peeled and sliced

1 tablespoon chopped cilantro (or chopped parsley)

2 tablespoons vegetable oil divided

2 large eggs beaten

8 ounces bean sprouts

In

a stockpot, bring 4 quarts of water to a boil.  Meanwhile, trim the fat from the pork.  Cut the pork into strips about ¼-inch thick.  In a medium-size bowl, combine the prok strips, soy sauce, garlic, ginger and cayenne pepper.  Let it stand 20 minutes to marinate

Cook

linguine and carrots together in the boiling water until they are tender but still firm to the bite, 9 to 11 minutes.  ( if you are using fresh linguine, cook the carrots for 4 minutes before adding the pasta.

In

a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon of oil over moderate heat.  Pour beaten eggs into the pan and fry until the underside is set, turn the eggs over and cook the other side. Transfer the eggs to a plate and cut them into ½ -inch strips; set aside

In

the same skillet , heat the remaining oil over high heat.  Add the pork and stir fry until it is lightly browned, 3 to 4 minutes.  Add bean sprouts and cook until they are slightly wilted, about 1 more minute

Drain

the linguine and carrots, transfer them to a serving bowl.  Add the pork mixture, the egg strips and cilantro. Toss gently.  Pack in a warm tote for a hot lunch to go

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HEATED MEAL TOTE

You can carry your hot lunch in a heated lunch tote.

SUMMER LUNCH CHEF