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Where does all the fat come from in Ramen Noodles?


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#1 civ2

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Posted 11 February 2005 - 04:49 PM

I'm a novice at this sort of stuff, but I was just wondering, if I ate just the noodles without the seasoning will I be avoiding all that fat?

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Posted 11 February 2005 - 06:43 PM

The powder sauce carries all the sodium. The noodles have all the fat because they are precooked by deep frying. Bulk deep frying so the oil is usually rancid(THink Fast food fries where the workers don't change the oil).

Either get a brand that isn't precooked or is cooked in a more low fat way or stick to other noodles.

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Posted 19 February 2005 - 09:51 AM

QUOTE(blackbirdbeatle @ Feb 11 2005, 07:43 PM)
The powder sauce carries all the sodium. The noodles have all the fat because they are precooked by deep frying. Bulk deep frying so the oil is usually rancid(THink Fast food fries where the workers don't change the oil).

Either get a brand that isn't precooked or is cooked in a more low fat way or stick to other noodles.

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You can order non fried Ramen from Westbrae. 1 gram fat from natural occuring substances.

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Posted 19 February 2005 - 10:08 PM

I think that crap made me break out, but the jury is still out on it...Even if it didn't, Im still staying away from it...

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Posted 21 February 2005 - 10:36 AM

yeah the fat is from the noodles. ramen isnt very good for you haha.
a japanese girl told me that if you eat too much ramen you'll die or have super bad health problems. i believe it =P all that salt...

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Posted 21 February 2005 - 11:38 AM

Ramen noodles are soo good tho!! ahhgghh

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Posted 21 February 2005 - 08:49 PM

and cheap...and so easy to cook!

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