Food Recipes Spicy Coconut Noodles 3.3 (1,033) 2 Reviews This 20-minute Asian-inspired dinner traditionally uses rice noodles, but fettuccine is a delicious substitute. By Sara Quessenberry Sara Quessenberry Sara Quessenberry is a recipe developer, food stylist, and cookbook author with nearly two decades of experience in the culinary arts. She was a food stylist and recipe developer at Real Simple for five years. She's currently the food director at doitDelicious.com. Highlights: * Food director at doitDelicious.com * Collaborates with Jessica Seinfeld on recipes for her cookbooks and website * Wrote an award-winning cookbook, The Good Neighbor Cookbook Real Simple's Editorial Guidelines Updated on September 3, 2022 Print Rate It Share Share Tweet Pin Email Hands On Time: 15 mins Total Time: 20 mins Yield: 4 serves Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 8 ounces rice noodles or fettuccine 1 13.5-ounce can unsweetened coconut milk 3 tablespoons tomato paste 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 tablespoon chili paste or sauce (optional) 3 scallions, thinly sliced 8 ounces bean sprouts 16 basil leaves, whole or torn ¼ cup shredded coconut, toasted (optional) Directions Cook the noodles according to the package directions. Drain and set aside. Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, over medium-high heat, combine the coconut milk, tomato paste, chili powder, salt, and chili paste (if desired). Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 2 to 3 minutes. Stir the drained noodles into the sauce and toss. Divide among individual bowls. Top with the scallions, sprouts, basil, and coconut (if desired). Beatriz da Costa Rate it Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 480 Calories 25g Fat 58g Carbs 12g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Calories 480 % Daily Value * Total Fat 25g 32% Saturated Fat 19g 95% Sodium 720mg 31% Total Carbohydrate 58g 21% Total Sugars 4g Protein 12g *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.