I keep looking at this one in my noodle hamper and then curse at myself for not getting shallots… I mean, they’re cheap and taste really good – why didn’t I get shallots? Well, I kept forgetting to. But fear not shallot lovers! I now have shallots. Beef and shallot lovers, your day has arrived. Let’s delve into the insides of this Unif-100 Artificial Shallot Beef flavor pack from Unif of China!
Here’s the back of the package (click image to enlarge). Looks to be meat free but check for yourself. To prepare, add noodle block and sachet contents to a bowl. Add in 500ml boiling water and cover for 3 minutes. Stir and enjoy!
The noodle block.
The soup base sachet.
Has a sweet kind of braised beef scent.
The paste sachet.
A slight spiciness in the scent.
The vegetables sachet.
Looks like cabbage and some spicy bits!
Finished (click image to enlarge). Added sauteed beef and shallot, mung bean sprout and sliced green onion. The noodles are plentiful and have a little extra chew to them. They have just a hint of sponginess. The broth is nice and rich with some spicy beef notes. The vegetables hydrated very well. 4.25 out of 5.0 stars. EAN bar code 6920077415221.
Here’s a TV advert for Unif-100 instant noodles.