Thai-Style Watermelon Salad with Fresh Herbs and Tamarind Dressing Gregory Gourdet extra virgin olive oil, fresh basil, limes, sea salt, dried Thai chilies and 13 more Ham & Mixed Vegetable Salad … Use linguine, soba noodles, pad Thai-style rice noodles, brown rice noodles or seriously any pasta you have in your pantry. Toss the pasta with 4 … This chopped Thai salad is one of the many we have made recently and it’s one of my favorites. My kind of salad. So here again, the salad is actually, by volume more veggies than noodles! It starts with 6 ounces of dry noodles. It’s absolutely delicious… and it happens to only take 20 minutes to make. It has all of those crave-worthy textures and flavors: salty, sweet, crunchy, tangy.