In Japan, most thin noodles are called as soba, while thick noodles made from wheat are called udon.
Londoners marvel at newly-opened Marugame Udon restaurant’s low prices
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Posted: August 1, 2021, 10:00 pm
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Posted: August 1, 2021, 5:40 am
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Posted: July 30, 2021, 8:15 am
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Posted: July 29, 2021, 6:22 am
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Posted: July 29, 2021, 1:24 am
First Look: This Iconic Japanese Soba Restaurant Opens Its First U.S. Outpost in Flatiron
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Posted: July 27, 2021, 2:57 pm
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Posted: July 22, 2021, 10:13 am
Hiro Japanese Express serves ramen in Hurricane
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Posted: July 21, 2021, 9:08 pm
Become a noodle expert with Takara Tomy’s new Soba-Making Master and free online cooking lesson
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Posted: July 21, 2021, 2:17 pm
Nozomi Japanese Restaurant Japanese cuisine served the right way
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Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:40 am
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.