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Classic Pad Thai

00:30:00 4 servings, 1/4 recipe each
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4 servings, 1/4 recipe each

A popular take-out dish, this pad thai recipe is surprisingly easy to make at home. Have all your ingredients for the pad thai ready before you start to cook since it comes together very quickly. After making it, you'll never order in again!

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  • Pour boiling water over vermicelli in large bowl; let stand 5 min. Drain.
  • Heat half the oil in wok or large deep skillet on high heat. Add chicken and hot sauce; stir-fry 3 to 5 min. or until chicken is done. Remove chicken from skillet; cover to keep warm.
  • Heat remaining oil in wok. Add red peppers; stir-fry 3 min. Add shrimp; stir-fry 2 min. Add all remaining ingredients except bean sprouts, onions, cilantro and nuts; stir. Bring to boil, stirring frequently. Return chicken to wok along with the vermicelli and bean sprouts; stir-fry 3 min. or until heated through.
  • Top with remaining ingredients.


Substitute ground pork for the chicken and/or fresh parsley for the cilantro.


Omit hot pepper sauce. Prepare recipe using Heinz Hot & Spicy Ketchup.


  • 4 servings, 1/4 recipe each

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 4 servings, 1/4 recipe each
Calories 580
% Daily Value
Total fat 21g
Saturated fat 2.5g
Cholesterol 100mg
Sodium 1320mg
Carbohydrate 74g
Dietary fibre 3g
Sugars 20g
Protein 25g
Vitamin A 15 %DV
Vitamin C 90 %DV
Calcium 8 %DV
Iron 20 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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