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Eggplant noodle salad with smoked trout

A delicious noodle salad you'll love.

This tasty noodle salad is flavoured with a classic sweet soy and ginger dressing that balances perfectly with smoked trout, eggplant and green beans.



1.Brush eggplant with peanut oil. Cook eggplant, on a heated oiled grill plate (or grill or barbecue) over medium-high heat for 2 minutes each side or until tender. Transfer to plate. 2 Meanwhile, cook noodles according to packet directions. Drain, rinse. 3 Place vinegar, juice, soy sauce, honey, ginger and sesame oil in a screw-top jar; shake well. 4 Boil, steam or microwave beans until tender; cool. 5 Place eggplant, noodles and beans in a large bowl with green onion, half the sesame seeds and the dressing; toss gently to combine. Divide mixture into serving bowls; top with flaked trout, remaining sesame seeds and extra green onion.

Smoked trout is available at most supermarkets in various sized filleted portions. Salad is best made just before serving.


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