Thursday, 3 July 2014

Snoopy & Woodstock Somen

I've been so busy everyday since school started. Sorry, probably won't be blogging much this month, not sure if I'll blog more often after that, I kind of like this current blogging routine of around two posts per week, lol. Here's a slightly longer post for today to make up for my lack of blogging.

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I mentioned previously that I love using somen/soba to create food art, as they don't take up too much of my time. This time, I decorated my boys' cold somen dinner as Snoopy. Somen was served cold with soba dipping sauce. I also cooked teriyaki meat patties for them to go with the somen.

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Ingredients used to create Snoopy were cheese and nori. If you interested in making this, you can click HERE to check out a tutorial I did for My Melody somen, the ways to make both are similar.

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I went on to make Woodstock somen on another day. This time I cooked chicken and carrots for the side dish.

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Woodstock was made using yellow egg somen, the outlines were all done using boiled kombu.

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Sharing these Snoopy and Woodstock donuts from Mister Donut in Japan. I wanted to share them last year in another post but forgot to do so. These were their Peanuts characters Christmas edition last year.

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These special edition donuts were pretty tasty, but my all time favourite is still their glazed "pon de ring". If you look at the upper photo, you can see a blur picture of the "pon de ring" at the background. I could not find a clearer picture in my camera, my only clearer picture is a selfie of me with my "pon de ring', which I can't share as I no longer share our personal photos.
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Where to get same item used in today's post:

15 comments:

  1. Cute somen! I love Mister Donut! Rdgs, Emily

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  2. I love both Snoopy and Woodstock somen, super cute!!:)

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  3. Snoopy and WOodstock doughnuts!! Wish I could get my hands on some. But bo chance go Japan.

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    1. Nvm, I think no more liao, coz it was for Christmas.

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  4. Hi Ming, may I know what is the dipping sauce? I always want to prepare soba/ somen for my kids but don't know what sauce to put.

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    1. Ai Wei, I use the same dipping sauce for soba. I use this recipe http://www.noobcook.com/zaru-soba/ if I'm not lazy. If I'm lazy, I just use the store bought soba sauce, lol.

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    2. Thanks Ming!
      I always love your food art!

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