Onion, herbs and bacon in a sweet-and-sour sauce make these noodles a delicious and distinctive accompaniment to any meat entree. -Roxie Wilcox, Bellville, Texas
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 cup uncooked wide egg noodles
- 2 bacon strips, diced
- 1/2 cup chopped celery
- 2 tablespoons chopped onion
- 2 teaspoons all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon ground mustard
- 1/3 cup water
- 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
- 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
- Cook noodles according to package directions.
- Meanwhile, in a skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp. Remove with a slotted spoon. In the drippings, saute celery and onion until tender. Stir in flour, sugar, salt and mustard. Gradually stir in water. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1 minute or until thickened. Reduce heat.
- Drain noodles. Add noodles, bacon, vinegar and parsley to the celery mixture. Cook 2 minutes longer or until heated through. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Hot German Noodle Salad in Reminisce Extra October 2003, p52