2 medium green onions, finely chopped (2 tablespoons)
1/2 cup coarsely chopped unsalted dry-roasted peanuts
2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
3/4 teaspoon grated gingerroot
1/4 cup vegetable oil
3 tablespoons white vinegar
In bottom of large (3-quart) clear glass serving bowl, arrange lettuce. Discard seasoning packet from soup mix; coarsely crush noodles. Layer noodles and remaining salad ingredients, in order listed, over lettuce.
In small jar with tight-fitting lid, shake dressing ingredients until well blended. Pour over salad. Serve immediately.