Will Pad Thai noodles work for Pho?
Sometimes referred to as pad thai noodles, these medium-sized flat rice noodles are known as sen lek in Thailand. These popular noodles are also known as Rice Stick Noodles, Pancit Bihon, How Fun and Banh Pho. Use for Pad Thai, Pho or any stir fried rice noodle dish, soup or salads.
What can I substitute for Pho noodles?
And if rice noodles are difficult to find in your area, feel free to substitute any other kind of noodles here to your liking – ramen, udon, angel hair pasta, etc. Quick dinners are meant to be exactly that. Quick and easy, not leaving you with crazy ingredients that you can’t find at your local grocery store.
What is healthier pho or ramen?
Ramen is always going to naturally be higher in calories though and there isn’t much to do to bring that down. Vietnamese pho is designed to be filling but also low in calories so for pho lovers, that’s a win. Carb-wise, pho contains roughly 45g of carbs per bowl compared to ramen which has approx. 60g of carbs.
Why is pho The Best?
A broth health boost
Pho is not just hearty, comforting and notably tasty – it also has an array of health benefits. If you hold back on the noodles and sodium and go heavy on the vegetables, you have the ultimate nutritious, filling and low-calorie meal or snack.