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Summer Rolls with Miso Sauce

Find rice paper wrappers (bahn trang) in ethnic grocery stores or in the Asian foods section of some supermarkets. Recipe from Marcey Brownstein, Marcey Brownstein Catering & Events, New York.

Find rice paper wrappers (bahn trang) in ethnic grocery stores or in the Asian foods section of some supermarkets. Recipe from Marcey Brownstein, Marcey Brownstein Catering & Events, New York.

Servings
30

Ingredients

Miso sauce

  • 1/4 cup white miso paste
  • 2 green onions, chopped (about 1/4 cup)
  • 2 Tbs. lemon juice
  • 1 Tbs. lime juice
  • 1 Tbs. rice wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbs. dark sesame oil
  • 1 Tbs. light brown sugar
  • 1/8 tsp. chili powder
  • 1/4 cup olive oil

Summer rolls

  • 4 medium-size carrots, shredded
  • 1 small cucumber, peeled, seeded, and julienned (about 3/4 cup)
  • 1/2 cup cilantro leaves
  • 1/4 cup fresh mint leaves
  • 2 green onions, chopped (about 1/4 cup)
  • 15 rice paper wrappers

Preparation

1. To make Miso Sauce: Purée all ingredients in food processor. Chill.

2. To make Summer Rolls: Combine carrots, cucumber, cilantro, mint, and green onions in bowl.

3. Dip 1 wrapper in warm water 30 seconds, or until soft. Place on towel and blot excess water with paper towels. Spoon 2 Tbs. vegetables on bottom third of wrapper. Roll, fold in sides, and continue rolling like a burrito. Repeat with remaining wrappers and filling. Cover, and chill up to 2 hours.

4. Slice each roll in half diagonally. Serve on platter with Miso Sauce.