A can of Spam, spaghetti noodles, green onions and garlic all sauteed with soy sauce and sesame oil.

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Ingredients

6
Original recipe yields 6 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.

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  • Meanwhile, heat vegetable oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add luncheon meat, green onion and garlic and saute until light brown. Stir in cooked spaghetti , then stir in soy sauce, water, sesame oil and pepper. Mix all together, heat through and serve.

Nutrition Facts

346.2 calories; 12.5 g protein; 30.3 g carbohydrates; 39.2 mg cholesterol; 919.6 mg sodium. Full Nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
01/27/2004
There is definitely a stigma on Spam here in Oregon. While I was preparing this recipe my friend came over and thought it smelled so good until I told her what it was. She then gave me this "You're actually going to feed that to your family?" look. Anyway, about the recipe: very good, very simple and very tasty. My 2 small children, my husband and I demolished it in one sitting. Simple recipe that uses pantry ingredients you have on hand. Good for those "It's-6oclock-and-I-don't-know-what-to-make" nights. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
04/29/2007
My family thought this was extremely greasy and heavy. If I tried it again I would use less oil with the spam. My husband is Japanese as well but he thought this was too heavy a dish. The Spam was good and the noodles were good but not together. The spa m would go great with rice. Read More
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126 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 61
  • 4 star values: 43
  • 3 star values: 16
  • 2 star values: 3
  • 1 star values: 3
Rating: 5 stars
01/26/2004
There is definitely a stigma on Spam here in Oregon. While I was preparing this recipe my friend came over and thought it smelled so good until I told her what it was. She then gave me this "You're actually going to feed that to your family?" look. Anyway, about the recipe: very good, very simple and very tasty. My 2 small children, my husband and I demolished it in one sitting. Simple recipe that uses pantry ingredients you have on hand. Good for those "It's-6oclock-and-I-don't-know-what-to-make" nights. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
10/04/2003
I am a closet Spam lover and my husband loves it too. We enjoyed this. My husband wasn't sure until he tried it though. Mmmmmmmmm. I had to come back and change this to excellent because my husband keeps asking me to make it again and he rarely does that with any recipe. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
02/10/2004
This is Wonderful! I went ahead and started another pan with Oriental style Frozen Veggies and added it to the pot with the spam and noodles... Wow! It was so good - we loved it!!! I used Hickory Smoke Spam because that was all I had on hand -- YUM!! Thanks for the recipe.:) Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/25/2011
Great recipe and awesome leftovers. I like to cook the spam so it is a little crispy and add the onion and garlic during the crisping process. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
10/04/2003
My husband loved this recipe! I didn't have seasame oil but it still tasted great without it. Very flavorful. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
10/04/2003
Really good especially with furikake. Kinda greasy though. I'll probably use little or no vegetable oil when sauteeing the spam next time. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/08/2011
This was very good with slight modifications per other reviewers suggestions. I didn't use vegetable oil to fry the spam because the spam has plenty of fat in it to fry by itself as long as you're using a non-stick skillet. I also doubled the garlic green onion soy sauce & sesame oil but left out the water (by accident but it was great!). The best part about this is it can be on the table within 15-20 minutes! Read More
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Rating: 3 stars
04/29/2007
My family thought this was extremely greasy and heavy. If I tried it again I would use less oil with the spam. My husband is Japanese as well but he thought this was too heavy a dish. The Spam was good and the noodles were good but not together. The spa m would go great with rice. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
07/24/2007
This was good! My hubby (not a spam lover) didn't know it was spam until he found the recipe! I chopped up the spam really small and it looked and tasted like sausage. Here are the changes I made: I used half whole wheat and half spinach pasta added a splash of worchestershire sauce and a splash of Texas Pete hot sauce. Very yummy! Will make again! Read More
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