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Baked tahini pumpkin and chickpea noodles

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  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Dairy free
  • Egg free
  • Lactose free
  • Peanut free
  • No added sugar

Switch up your weekly menu and give this baked tahini pumpkin and chickpea noodle recipe a go. It's a great vegetarian dinner option.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time25 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes
Baked tahini pumpkin and chickpea noodles


  • 1/4 cup (70g) tahini
  • 2 tsp salt-reduced soy sauce
  • 1 tsp finely grated ginger
  • 600g seeded Kent pumpkin, cut into 3cm pieces
  • 400g can Coles Chick Peas, rinsed, drained
  • 200g pad thai rice noodles
  • 250g cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 60g pkt Coles Australian Baby Rocket
  • 1 tbs unsalted almonds, chopped
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds, lightly toasted

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 200°C. Line a large baking tray with baking paper. Combine the tahini, soy sauce, ginger and 2 tbs warm water in a small bowl. Whisk to combine. Combine the pumpkin and chickpeas in a large bowl. Add half the tahini mixture and toss to combine. Arrange pumpkin mixture on the lined tray. Bake for 25 mins or until tender.
  2. Step 2

    Meanwhile, cook the noodles in a saucepan of boiling water following packet directions. Drain well.
  3. Step 3

    Combine the noodles, pumpkin mixture, tomato and rocket in a large bowl. Divide among serving bowls. Drizzle with the remaining tahini mixture. Sprinkle with almond and sesame seeds to serve.