Palabok Noodles / Sauce


by: Mommy_loves_to_cook

This is a traditional noodle that we prepare when there is an occasion such as piesta, and birthdays. Every one love this noodle recipe and hope you will like it too.


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serves: 5

Palabok Noodles / Sauce

1/2 kilo miki noodles

1/2 kilo small crabs

5 cloves of garlic, minced

1 onion, chopped

2 tablespoons of atchuete seeds or oil

2 tablespoons of patis (fish sauce)

4 tablespoons of cornstarch, dissolved in water

1 teaspoon of monosodium glutamate (MSG)

1 1/2 cups of water

Palabok Toppings

Tinapa flakes (smoked fish)

Cooked shrimps, shelled

Squid adobo, sliced into rings

Pork chicharon, grounded

Spring onions, chopped

Hard boiled eggs, shelled, sliced

Fried garlic, minced

Fresh calamansi (lemon), sliced

Nutrition Facts
Palabok Noodles / Sauce

Servings Per Recipe: 5

Amount per Serving

Calories: 377

  • Total Fat: 20.9 g
  •     Saturated Fat: 4.8 g
  •     Trans Fat: 0 g
  • Cholesterol: 145 mg
  • Sodium: 848.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 24.8 g
  •     Dietary Fiber: 2.3 g
  •     Sugars: 2.7 g
  • Protein: 22.2 g

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1.  Extract fat and meat from clean crabs, set aside.

2.  Pound crab and extract juice on 1 1/2 cups of water

3.  On a pan, sauté garlic and onions until golden brown then add crab fat, crab meat, 1 1/2 cups of crab wash, patis and MSG. Bring to a boil and simmer for 10 minutes.

4.  Add corn starch and continue to simmer while constantly stirring until thick.

5.  Put miki noodles in a strainer and dip in boiling water for 5 minutes or until cooked.

6.  Lay drained noodles on a platter and pour the palabok sauce. Garnish with toppings and serve.

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