A quick and easy summer recipe from Noble Pig
12 ounces soba (buckwheat) noodles
1 cup frozen shelled edamame
1/2 cup peanut butter
2 Tablespoons rice vinegar (not seasoned)
2 Tablespoons soy sauce
2 teaspoons grated peeled ginger
1 teaspoon sesame oil
1 teaspoon Asian chili sauce (such as Sriracha)
1 cup shredded rotisserie chicken
1 cup diced cucumber
1/2 cup chopped scallions
Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Add the soba noodles and edamame and cook as the noodle label directs. Reserve I cup cooking water, then drain the noodles and edamame and run under cold water until cool.
Whisk the peanut butter, vinegar, soy sauce, ginger, sesame oil and chili sauce in a large bowl. Add 1/2 cup of the reserved cooking water and whisk until smooth.
Add the noodles and edamame and chicken, season with salt and toss to combine (add more cooking water if necessary). Divide among plates and top with cucumber and scallions.