Soba (そば) is a type of thin Japanese noodles made from buckwheat flour.

In Japan, most thin noodles are called as soba, while thick noodles made from wheat are called udon. 

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Posted: October 22, 2021, 4:00 pm
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Posted: October 21, 2021, 10:54 pm
Japanese food festival at the Moon Tree Cafe, Sayaji Kolhapur
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Posted: October 18, 2021, 10:48 pm
4 Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles
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Posted: October 15, 2021, 11:04 am
Episode guide | The Cook Up with Adam Liaw | Episodes 101 to 125
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Posted: October 15, 2021, 6:16 am
Another death reported after man receives 2nd Moderna jab
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Posted: October 14, 2021, 5:00 pm
We try European Cup Noodle Soba flavors to see which ones come out on top 【Taste test】
How do European yakisoba flavors satisfy a Japanese palate? Cup Noodle is one of Japan’s top instant noodle brands, but it’s pretty popular the world over too. For example, did you know that in Europe ...
Posted: October 12, 2021, 10:00 pm
Soba to the East, Udon to the West: Japan’s Great Noodle Divide
70.8% of respondents in Hokkaidō selected soba. With 66.5% in Kita-Kantō and Kōshin’etsu and 65.1% in Tōhoku, this type of noodle was clearly popular in the north and east of Japan.
Posted: October 12, 2021, 8:42 pm
Where to slurp on the best bowls of Mazesoba in Singapore
Occasionally referred to as Japanese Bak Chor ... Have you ever had a bowl of noodles crafted from 62 ingredients? If the answer is no, you can pop by Kanda Soba for a taste.
Posted: October 11, 2021, 3:01 am
Buckwheat: Everything you need to know
To botanists, it is a pseudo-cereal; to the Germans, it is Buckweizen, and to the Japanese, it's soba ... (France), along with sweet and savoury porridge-style dishes. And soba noodles, made from ...
Posted: October 10, 2021, 10:00 pm
A Different Kind of Soba at Sarashina Horii
My first experience with soba, the thin Japanese noodle made from buckwheat, was at Honmura An, a temple of Zen elegance in SoHo that, starting in 1991, made its noodles by hand, on the premises ...
Posted: October 10, 2021, 5:00 pm

You can serve soba either chilled with a dipping sauce or in a hot broth as a noodle soup. Cold soba is traditionally served on a sieve-like bamboo tray called a zaru and commonly garnished with bits of dried nori seaweed; it is served with a dipping sauce known as soba tsuyu on the side. The tsuyu is a strong mixture of dashi, sweetened soy sauce and mirin.