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Peanut Butter Stir Fry SauceAn easy peanut butter stir fry sauce recipe using 5-6 ingredients that you most likely have at home. This recipe includes how to make a vegan stir fry as well as the peanut stir fry sauce. Feel free to make a stir fry with any ingredients you may have at home using any vegetables and rice.

If you’re looking for a “no soy peanut stir fry sauce” just omit the soy sauce! Just substitute based on your needs 🙂



Because I’m in the middle of moving I had to get creative with my dinner using any leftover ingredients I had left in my fridge and shelves. I used rice as the base, a modified version of my bang bang sauce recipe for the sauce, and a bunch of leftover vegetables and tofu for the stir fry itself.


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An easy peanut butter stir fry sauce recipe using 5-6 ingredients that you most likely have at home. This recipe includes how to make a vegan stir fry as well as the peanut stir fry sauce.
Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Vegan
Serves: 2
  1. Start by rinsing the rice under cold water until it runs clear. This will stop the rice from clumping together.
  2. Add the rice and water to the instant pot with a pinch of salt.
  3. Close the lid, and close the release valve, and press “RICE”.
  4. After the machine beeps, allow the pressure to release naturally for at least 10 minutes.
  5. Open the valve to release the pressure, and fluff with a fork.
  6. Meanwhile, in an air fryer, set the temperature to 380F, and cook time to 10 mins. Add tofu and air-fry until crispy. I like to go in and shake it halfway through.
  7. Meanwhile, heat 1 tsp of water over medium heat and saute your onions and garlic until translucent, sprinkle with some sea salt to release the liquid from the onion. Add a splash of water as necessary to deglaze the pan.
  8. Add your carrots and peas, and cook until heated. Set aside.
  9. While everything is cooking, in a small to medium-sized bowl whisk together peanut butter, sweet chili sauce, tamari or soy sauce, grated ginger, and sriracha. Add Hot water to help it along, and also to thin it out as necessary. Set aside.
  10. Now, plate your stir fry! Star with a bed of rice, layered with some heated veggies, tofu, and topped with your peanut sauce!
Nutrition Information
Calories: 607 Fat: 23.5g Saturated fat: 3.9g Trans fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 74g Sugar: 26g Sodium: 2027mg Fiber: 11g Protein: 31.8g Cholesterol: 0mg

Hey, I’m Candice & welcome to The Edgy Veg! I veganize popular food recipes for vegans, plant-based diets, eco-conscious eaters & people who are trying to eat more plants over… y’know animals or by-products of animals. I hope you enjoy this tasty vegan recipe!


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  • karen vader says:

    Hi. Wanted to make this recipe as well but no instant pot and no air fryer. Darn! Looks so good

    • Hi Karen,
      I see no one replied to you. The instant pot and air fryer just make things easier. You can certainly cook your rice on the stovetop, Use the recipe on the box, if you have a convection oven they are really similar to air fryers, or just find a recipe on baking tofu. Don’t let fancy gadgets stop you from enjoying good food!


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