Save Recipe Print
Mrs. Van Halen's Gado Gado
Total:
45 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
45 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Peanut Sauce:
Vegetables:

Directions

For the peanut sauce: Heat the peanut oil in a small saute pan over medium-low heat until hot. Add the onion and jalapeno and cook until softened and fragrant, about 5 minutes. Add the garlic and ginger and cook for 20 seconds. Then add the coconut milk, peanut butter and curry paste. Increase the heat to medium and whisk until the mixture comes together, 2 to 3 minutes. Turn off the heat and whisk in the lime juice, soy sauce and fish sauce. If the sauce separates before you are ready to serve, whisk it until it emulsifies and use immediately.

For the vegetables: Prepare a large bowl of ice water and set aside. In a large pasta pot fitted with a colander insert, bring water to a boil over medium-high heat. Add 3 tablespoons salt, then add the carrots. Cook for 1 minute, then add the cauliflower. Cook for 1 minute, then add the green beans and broccoli and continue to cook, 2 minutes. Remove the colander from the pot and drain of excess water. Carefully pour the vegetables into the ice water so that they're submerged. Line a sheet tray with paper towels. When the vegetables are cold to the touch, remove them to the paper towels. Dry the vegetables and then put them into a large, shallow serving bowl or on a platter.

Serve the blanched vegetables with the peanut sauce for dipping.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48

A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Gado Gado (Blanched Vegetables with Peanut Sauce)

Recipe courtesy of Curtis Aikens

Grilled Lamb Loin with Kaffir Lime Peanut Sauce and Gado Gado Salad

Recipe courtesy of Ming Tsai

Fillet Van Zeetong

Recipe courtesy of Gravenmolen

Mrs. McMullen's Appleberry Pie

Recipe courtesy of Stephen Phillips

Mrs. Duvall's Crab Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Robert Duvall

Mrs. Bradshaw's Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of Nathalie Anderson

Mrs. DuvallS Crab Cakes

Recipe courtesy of Mildred Duvall

Mrs. B's Secret Cocktail

Recipe courtesy of Georgia Hardstark|Alie Ward

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Cupcake Wars

          10am | 9c

          Cupcake Wars

          11am | 10c

          Cake Wars

          12pm | 11c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          2:30pm | 1:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          3:30pm | 2:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          4:30pm | 3:30c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Beat Bobby Flay

          10pm | 9c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          10:30pm | 9:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          11:30pm | 10:30c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          1:30am | 12:30c

          Beat Bobby Flay

          2:30am | 1:30c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Mystery Diners

          4:30am | 3:30c

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.