Peanut Ginger Dressing

Chopped peanuts, ginger, lime and soy make this an exciting and versatile dressing that goes great with Asian fusion style fair or brings a little zip and texture to a simple salad.

  • Prep 5 mins
  • Cook Time 0
  • Difficulty Low
  • Servingmakes ⅓ cup
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  • 2 tbsp chopped peanuts
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce or tamari*
  • 2 tbsp lime or lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon ginger - grated
  • 1-2 teaspoons sesame oil - optional*


Peanut Ginger Dressing


CHOP peanuts and grate or very finely chop fresh ginger.


GLASS JAR with a lid add all ingredients and shake really well.  


TASTE and adjust.


SERVE with Wombok Cabbage & Mint Salad or Crunchy Beansprout Salad


Tips + Suggestions

*TAMARI is a gluten-free soy sauce, you can also use coconut aminos or vegetable amino to replace soy sauce.


*SESAME OIL adds a great flavour and body to this sauce. Store sesame oil in the fridge to keep it fresh.