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Shrimp and Chicken Paleo Pad Thai Recipe

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This recipe for Shrimp and Chicken Paleo Pad Thai, by , is from Julia's Incredibly Edible Paleo Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Julia Bandel
Added: Monday, August 29, 2011


1/2 lb chicken breast
1 lb shrimp - cooked and peeled
1/4 cup coconut oil
3 1/2 zucchinis
3 carrots
3 cloves garlic - minced
1 tbsp ginger
4 tbsp almond butter
2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce - pureed
1 lime - juiced
3 green onions - diced

1. Trim end off zucchini and peel off skin with a vegetable peeler
2. Use a julienne peeler and strip the zucchini into "noodles." Strip the zucchini all the way down until you reach the core (hard and seedy).
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 with the carrots
4. Place carrot and zucchini "noodles" in a bowl
5. Heat coconut oil in pan on medium heat.
6. Cut chicken into chunks, place in pan, and cook thoroughly
7. Add shrimp to pan and cook with chicken for 2-3 minutes
8. Remove chicken and shrimp from pan and set aside
9. Add garlic and green onions to pan and let cook 1-2 minutes
10. Add almond butter, ginger, chipotle chili, and lime juice
11. Mix in carrot and zucchini "noodles." Stir mixture together and cook until "noodles" are soft
12. Add shrimp and chicken back in. Mix well.

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90 minutes




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