Cold Soba Noodle Salad

Prep time

20 minutes

Cooking time

15 minutes


4 people


8 ounces soba noodles
6 cups water
1 bunch sunflower sprouts or pea shoots, chopped
1/2 cup chopped red radishes
1/2 cup chopped celery
1/2 cup chopped cucumber
1/2 cup finely chopped fresh basil
1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil
1/4 cup tahini
2 tablespoons tamari soy sauce
2-inch piece grated fresh ginger
Juice of 1/2 lemon


  1. Put soba noodles into a pot of 6 cups boiling water.
  2. Cook until tender, no more than 8 minutes.
  3. Rinse with cold water when finished cooking.
  4. Mix all vegetables and noodles in a large bowl.
  5. Combine ingredients for dressing in a small bowl, or a container with a lid.
  6. Once dressing is combined pour over noodles and mix well.