Noodles are a fast, cheap and flavouful fix when you're hungry and need some filling comfort food and once you have a number of easy noodle recipes under your belt you'll think twice about picking up the phone for take out.
It's not one size fits all either, you can choose from a wide variety of noodles to suit your dietary requirements and the flavours you are going for. From egg noodles or rice noodles to buckwheat noodles there's a noodle for every mood.
So move away from the phone and take a look at this list of delicious easy noodle recipes you can make at home in less time than it would take for a takeaway to arrive.
This Japanese winter soup is comfort food at its finest using buckwheat noodles.
Zesty chicken breast is served on glass noodles for a satisfying main dish.
Crunchy deep fried glass noodles form the nest for spicy steamed lamb meatballs.
Wide flat noodles form the focal point of this satisfying vegan dish.
Egg noodles and tofu make for a delicious vegetarian one bowl stop.
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