Thursday, May 5, 2011

Veg Noodles - Fast food Style..


Call it noddles! call it pasta! call it whatever u like! but this sooper dooper fast food ishtyle noodles has always been a hit in our house!
Contrary to its name, its a very healthy noodles as it has a lot of veggies in it and is not fried in oil like the fast food way!
The making is very simple with simple ingredients.
Please bear with the pics as they look very rustic- not meant to be taken for the blog, but I baldy wanted to share the recipe and dint have any other pictures.
So here it goes:

Ingredients:

Spaghetti Pasta- 1 pkt ( I use the wholewheat ones) 

Veggies- 2 cups Carrots, bell peppers, onions cut into long strips. You can add more veggies if u want.

Green chillies- 2- 3 nos. slit vertically

Garlic pods- 2 nos. finely chopped

Ginger- I add a small piece as I luv the taste (optional)

Olive oil- 2 Tbsp

Chilly Sauce- 1 Tbsp (optional)

Soy sauce- 2 Tbsp

Vinegar- 1Tsp

Freshly ground pepper

Salt to taste

Large skillet or wok (preferably non stick)

Procedure:

1.Cook the spaghetti pasta according to instructions on the pack.Add salt and a littlel olive oil to it when its cooking.

2.Drain the pasta once it is done,wash it under cold water and set it aside.

3.Heat olive oil in a lagre skillet or wok and just add the ginger garlic onion and rest of the veggies.
Stir fry the veggies on high heat without letting them burn or overcook.

4.Add the salt, pepper, soy sauce, vinegar and cook for a few minutes.

5.Toss in the cooked pasta, mix well and cook for 2 more minutes.

6.Yummy veg noodles is ready to be served with ketchup and a plate of gobi manchurian!





15 comments:

  1. Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Looks Yummy.....tasty....I really miss it.

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  2. Yummy and wonderful. @ regarding brocolli, I got it in velachery pazhamudir. Have u come to chennai? If so drop here.

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  3. Good to see - Butterflies in my stomach to take a spoon full of it

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  4. Thanks Veenu :) don worry da, will come there and make it for you.

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  5. Thanx akka and no, I've not come down as yet.Just wanted to know as I cudn't find it anywhere last time I was there. Its Smaran's fav, so just wanted to know.

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  6. Fantastic~irresistibly yumm! Love it anytime :)
    US Masala

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  7. The noodles are looking wow..nice recipe with lots of veggies :)

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  8. Omg, just drooling over that wonderful looking veg noodles...irresistible..

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  9. wow.. fast food style..super hit !

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  10. Oh these are my fav!!! I invariably star all your posts to try later :) Mouthwatering!!

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  11. That's so irresistible! I just can't stop drooling!

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  12. thanx Kaveri, Rema and Nandini!

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  13. simple and deliicous noodles. my family's all time fav

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