How to Make Philippino Noodles (Pancit)

by Uyen Dang

Some of my closest friends are from the Philippines and my favorite dish is Pancit.


  • 2 Cloves garlic
  • 1 Cup Sliced onion
  • 1 Cup Shrimp
  • 1 Cup Shredded carrots
  • 1 Cup Celery
  • 1 Cup Cabbage
  • ½ Cups Scallion
  • 2 Cups Noodles
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Make sure you get this kind of rice noodles. It's small and clear

    Step 2

    Place your noodle in a large bowl

    Step 3

    Soak it with hot water for 5 minutes

    Step 4

    Drain and set aside

    Step 5

    Prep all your vegetables

    Step 6

    Peel and lightly season your shrimp with some salt.

    Step 7

    In a wok, brown 2 cloves of minced garlic with 3 tablespoon of olive oil.

    Step 8

    Add 1 cup of onion and carrots. They require the most time to cook.

    Step 9

    Add celery

    Step 10

    Add shrimp

    Step 11

    You will need 1 cube of chicken bouillon for flavor

    Step 12

    Add 1/4 cup of hot water and the chicken bouillon to the wok

    Step 13

    Crush the bouillon with your spatula

    Step 14

    Add 2 cups of noodles

    Step 15

    Turn off heat and mix.

    Step 16

    Add scallion and serve. Enjoy!