Monday, August 9, 2010

Quick Somen Noodle Snack

Developed March 12, 2008, from Merry's dish.
1/2 lb somen noodles
2 T canola oil
2 t sesame oil
1/8 t garlic powder
1 T rice vinegar
2 T soy sauce (Kikkoman™ is good)
1/4 t sugar
1/2 t fish sauce (optional)
kim chee (optional)
Bring 1-1/2 quarts salted water to a rolling boil over high heat. Add noodles with stirring. Cook 3 minutes total, stirring frequently. Drain in a strainer and refresh immediately in several changes of cold water. Drain well and place in bowl. Gently combine with oils. Add other seasonings and turn gently to coat. Serve chilled, topped with kim chee. Serves 4.