June 27, 2015

#1709: Asia Gold Instant Noodles With Shrimp Flavouring

Here’s a neat one. During my trip to Thai President Foods’ Agent Meeting in Bangkok last month, I went to a seminar for a large group of European distributors. There were a couple guys who were there that I met from the Thai President Foods Hungary factory, and I was able to obtain samples of many of the products that are manufactured there, this being one of them. I noticed that on the label, an Austrian company is distributing this one. Anyways, this will be my first instant noodle review I’ve ever done of a product manufactured in Hungary! Let’s check it out!

Here’s the back of the package (click image to enlarge). Contains shrimp. To prepare, put noodle block and contents of sachets into a bowl. Add 320ml boiling water and cover for 3 minutes. Stir and enjoy!

The noodle block.

The soup base powder sachet.

Has a slightly lemony scent.

A seasoned oil sachet.

A kind of tom yum scent on this one.

Finished (click image to enlarge). Added coriander, shrimp and mung bean sprouts. The noodles hydrated quite nicely and were of a good quality. The broth was excellent – a little spiciness and really reminded me of tom yum, something I didn’t expect from the packaging. Quite nice! 4.0 out of 5.0 stars. EAN bar code 9002859063244.

Interested in travel to Hungary? Check this out – DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Hungary

A short video about food in Hungary.

Products cooked according to package instructions. Product reviews done prior to adding any additional ingredients.

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