Nyuumen (Somen noodle soup)

Nyuumen (Somen noodle soup)

Ready in a jiffy!!!

Ingredients: 1 serving

Somen noodles
1 bunch
Bonito flakes
1/2 pack
Yuzu peel
as much as you like
Soy sauce (usukuchi soy sauce preferred)
to taste
Salt (a good tasting type)
to taste


1. These plus the somen noodles are the ingredients.
2. Cook the somen noodles so that they're on the firm side.
3. Put the hot cooked somen noodles straight into a serving bowl. Add the salt, soy sauce, bonito flakes and yuzu peel.
4. Add some boiling water and it's done!! The bonito flakes release a lot of umami into the soup. Delicious!!

Story Behind this Recipe

I love somen noodles, so I'm always experimenting with new ways to enjoy their flavor.