You’ve never heard of ramen noodle recipes quite like this.
8 Ramen Noodle Recipes
Instant ramen noodles are in our lives for one reason: they’re one of the most inexpensive and quick-to-cook dishes that can satisfy our hunger needs when we’re too tired to cook or drive anywhere. And for everything they’re not (expensive, nutritious, etc), they do taste pretty damn good with a little bit of hot sauce, although that might just be the (deliciously sodium-filled) packet flavors talking.
I’m now going to let you know that you can do so much more with ramen noodles than you ever thought before. What do pizza, breakfast sandwiches, pasta and meatballs and ice cream sandwiches all have in common?
They can all be part of your next ramen noodle recipe. Check out 8 of the most unique and strange yet satisfyingly delicious ramen noodle recipes that you can make at home…
if you’re up to it.
1. Ramen Chiles Rellenos
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The traditional chile relleno usually come stuffed with any number of cheeses, but in this case we’ve got a fresh poblano pepper piled with sautéed mushrooms, bits of bacon, and of course…ramen noodles.
2. Ramen and Meatballs
A dinner with only three recipes?! Yes, all you need are ramen noodles, pasta sauce and meatballs and you’ve got yourself a strangely tasty meal.
3. Ramen Waffle Breakfast Sandwich
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Everyone knows about ramen burgers, but what about a ramen breakfast sandwich? Just toss some instant noodles into a waffle maker and stuff some cheese, bacon and egg in-between. Now this is breakfast!
4. Fried Ramen Bites
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A great alternative to chips, these ramen noodle bites are fried in oil and seasoned with the flavor packets stuffed in the instant ramen wrapper that we all know and love.
5. Crunchy Ramen Snack Mix
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Ramen on-the-go has never been a thing…until now. Munch on this snack mix made up of cashews, peanuts, peas and dried up bits of broken ramen noodles.
6. Ramen Pizza Bites
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Novelties come and go, they live and they quickly die, but not when it comes to food. How could something like ramen pizza bites ever go away when they look this good?
7. Ramen Noodle Bake
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Ramen noodles in a casserole may sound strange, but if you discard of the flavor packets, it’s the rest of the ingredients in this recipe that take over: cooked ground beef, spaghetti sauce, and mozzarella cheese are what really make this dish.
8. Top Ramen Ice Cream Sandwich
Ramen as an ice cream sandwich dessert? Okay, this is going too far now…
or is it?
Are there any other strange ramen noodle recipes that you want to see us try out? Let us know in the comments below and we’ll feature some of our favorite ones in the future!
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