Sweet Style Noodles, the sixth!

Sweet-Style Pancit Canton (Sweet Style Noodles) 

I’ve been experimenting on Canton Noodles for a long time. If I am not mistaken, this is my sixth attempt. Finally, I got it right – the right texture of the noodles and the sweet taste I was looking for. The first five did not turned out well. It’s either the noodles are so soft or the noodles are not fully cooked. And in other case, I did not like the sauce or I think the seasoning or the ingredients I used, I really can’t remember. Then one day, I really had this bad craving. I checked my pantry for available seasoning or sauce and I found a sweet soy sauce and oyster sauce. So, I went to the grocery to buy noodles and the veggies I need. I told myself, I will try again… I have to.

Pansit Canton


227g/8oz canton noodles (I used UFC Canton Noodles)
500g frozen cooked shrimp
1 cup carrot, julienned
2 cups cabbage, shredded
½ cup green beans
½ cup sliced red bellpepper
¾ cup oyster sauce
1 tbsp. sweet soy sauce
Salt, to taste
Onion & garlic, chopped
Cooking oil
Hot water


1) Put the noodles in a strainer and pour hot water (or in a bowl, pour hot water and remove the water). You just want to soften your noodles. Set aside.

2) In a wok, sauté garlic and onion in oil.

3) Add shrimp and cover for two minutes.

4) Add veggies. Add oyster sauce, sweet soy sauce and salt. Cover.

5) When veggies are ready, add the noodles and mix until you reached the desired texture, about a minute.

6) Remove the excess/unwanted liquid.

7) Drizzle some sesame oil, if desired. Serve.

Note: If you want your noodles to have a little liquid, don’t remove all and save some. My father wants his noodles with a little liquid in it. 


Related Articles:
Pancit Bihon Recipe (http://jojo922.wordpress.com)
Pancit (http://rubyzkitchen.wordpress.com)
Kitchen Diaries: Pancit (http://ashleyadores.com)

2 thoughts on “Sweet Style Noodles, the sixth!

Thanks for reading! Let me know your thoughts...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s