This is a great fusion of Jewish and Asian cuisine. The texture of the soba noodles works so well in this form. With the scallions and dipping sauce it is like a Jewish Scallion Pancake. Serve with a ponzu dipping sauce if desired.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
52 mins
additional:
15 mins
total:
1 hr 22 mins
Servings:
8
Yield:
1 9-inch kugel
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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Fill a large pot with lightly salted water and bring to a boil. Add soba noodles; cook, stirring occasionally, until tender yet firm to the bite, 3 to 5 minutes. Drain and toss with 1 tablespoon oil. Allow to cool, about 15 minutes. Transfer to a bowl.

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  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).

  • Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onion and scallions; cook and stir until onion is translucent, about 5 minutes. Stir onion mixture into the noodles in the bowl. Add eggs, salt, and black pepper; mix until well-combined.

  • Pour remaining oil into a 9-inch baking dish. Place dish in the oven to heat the oil, about 2 minutes. Remove from the oven and pour in noodle mixture.

  • Bake kugel in the preheated oven until golden, about 45 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

265 calories; protein 9.5g; carbohydrates 33.4g; fat 11.9g; cholesterol 93mg; sodium 664mg. Full Nutrition
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