VIDEO RECIPE: Cold Peanut Butter Sesame Noodles

Peanut Butter & Co Smooth Operator serves as the base of the sauce for these cold sesame noodles, giving the dish that peanuty flavor so popular in Asian cuisine. Make this recipe for dinner and bring the leftovers for lunch!

  • Yield:4 Servings
  • Prep Time:10 Minutes
  • Cook Time:5 Minutes
  • Total Time:15 Minutes


1/2 cup Peanut Butter & Co Smooth Operator 

1 cup water 

3 tbsp. low sodium soy sauce 

3 tbsp. rice vinegar 

2 tsp. honey 

1/4 cup sesame oil 

1 2-inch piece garlic, peeled 

3 garlic cloves 

1/2 tsp. red pepper flakes 

1 pound dried thin spaghetti, cooked according to package directions, rinsed and cooled 

1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced 

1 orange or yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced 

2 scallions, sliced (green parts only) 

1/4 cup fresh cilantro 

1/4 cup chopped roasted salted peanuts, for garnish 


  1. Combine Peanut Butter & Co Smooth Operator, water, soy sauce, vinegar, honey, sesame oil, garlic, ginger, and red pepper flakes in a blender and puree until smooth. 

  2. Toss dressing with pasta until coated. 

  3. Add sliced peppers, scallions, and cilantro and toss again. Serve cold topped with chopped peanuts. 

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