How to Cook Somen Noodles

How to Cook Somen Noodles

Some notes on cooking somen noodles.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Somen noodles
4 bundles (200 g)
2 liters per 200 g of somen noodles


1. Boil 2 liters of water in a large pot. Untie the bundles of somen noodles.
2. Place them in the boiling water and stir with chopsticks to separate. Bring to a boil again. Adjust the heat so that the water won't boil over.
3. They take 1.5 - 2 minutes to cook!!
4. When they're done, quickly transfer them into a colander and rinse them with cool water, rubbing them with your fingers as they cool down.

Story Behind this Recipe

This is how we cook somen noodles in our family.