Something New #35 – What is THAT?

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March 29, 2011 by Darlene McC

Korean BBQ isn’t new to me; especially the little nibbles before your entree… but what the hell is this:

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My best guess was a cellophane noodle; but my co-workers assure me that it’s not.  It was tasty on its own, and when I got a big mouthful of them it was bitter-sweet.  Next time I’ll ask the waitress.

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2 thoughts on “Something New #35 – What is THAT?

  1. gnarly charlie says:

    I believe that this could be the same thing:
    Living thing

    which upon further research appears to be some sort of sea bean:
    http://norecipes.com/blog/2009/11/16/sea-urchin-ceviche-recipe/

    interesting note, searching for ‘sea bean’ on google turns up a lot of sean bean pictures.

  2. gnarly charlie says:

    I believe that this could be the same thing:
    Living thing

    Which upon further research appears to be some sort of ‘clear seaweed noodle’, made from a type of clear seaweed/kelp:
    http://norecipes.com/blog/2009/11/16/sea-urchin-ceviche-recipe/

    Interesting note: searching for ‘sea bean’ on google turns up a lot of sean bean pictures.

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