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Mexican Noodle Soup   HT  SP  Mexican  40mins


Mexican Name: Sopa de Fideos

Serves 6    Hot  Soup  Hors d'ouevre  Starter  Mexico  North America Nth American 



960ml/32fl.oz. Fresh Chicken Stock
2 Large Tomatoes, skinned 
1/2 Onion, chopped
2 Garlic Cloves, chopped
2 tbsp Corn Oil

225g/8oz  Mexican Fideo or Angel Hair Pasta
Salt to taste


1. Place the chicken stock in a large saucepan and bring to a simmer. 


2. Meanwhile, place the tomato, onion and garlic in a blender with  enough of the stock to allow the blades to move, and puree. Set aside.


3. Heat the corn oil in a large saucepan, add the noodles and sauté, stirring constantly, until just golden. 


4. Add the pureed tomato mixture and stir to coat the noodles well. 


5. Add the stock and season with salt. Continue to cook for a few minutes until the noodles are  tender.  Serve immediately.





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Common terms used when making sauces

Blend - To mix together ingredients, usually of different consistencies, to a smooth and even texture, utilising a utensil such as a wooden spoon or blender.

Coats a spoon – when a substance is rendered thin/thick enough so that when a wooden or metal spoon is inserted into it and taken out, the substance leaves a thin film “coating the spoon”.

Boil - To bring a liquid to boiling temperature and to maintain it throughout the cooking time.

Chop to – To cut into pieces of approximately the same size


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Main equipment required to make this recipe

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Wooden or Plastic Spoon

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Chopping Board

Blender, liquidiser or hand blender


Make Ahead

Allow to cool, cover and refrigerate


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