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30 Warming, Gluten-Free Noodle Recipes to Make Instead of a Pot of Spaghetti

Heather Christo

So you’ve had lo mein and ramen noodles before. But there’s a whole new world of Asian-inspired noodles out there (think: buckwheat noodles, yam noodles and rice noodles). And the best part? They’re all gluten-free. We’ve gathered up 30 recipes to get you started. (And psst, make sure your pantry is ready with gluten-free tamari instead of soy sauce.)

Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

1.

Thai Beef Bowls with Rice Noodles

Hearty, healthy and ready in 30 minutes.

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Jessica Gavin

2.

Japchae: Korean Glass Noodles with Tofu

These chewy noodles trap sauce and deliver it straight to your taste buds.

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The Woks of Life

3.

Braised Glass Noodles with Pork and Napa Cabbage

A traditional Northern Chinese dish that’s sure to warm everyone at the dinner table.

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Dishing Out Health

4.

Sesame Cashew Tofu with Sweet Potato Noodles

Think sweet, savory and creamy.

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Cookie + Kate

5.

Sugar Snap Pea and Carrot Soba Noodles

The julienne peeler is this dish’s magic wand.

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Rachel Cooks Thai

6.

Goong Ob Woonsen: Clay Pot Glass Noodles and Shrimp

Don’t worry if you don’t have a clay pot—it’s just as scrumptious without.

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The Woks of Life

7.

Spicy Tofu 'Noodles' with Chicken

Not a fan of tofu? You obviously haven’t tried this dish.

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Recipes Worth Repeating

8.

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Nothing screams comfort food like five-spice chicken.

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Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

9.

Soba Noodles with Peanut Sauce

Buckwheat noodles = tons of toasty, nutty flavor.

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Just One Cookbook

10.

Honey Sesame Shirataki Noodles

Guys, these miracle noodles are made of yams, have tons of fiber and zero calories.

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Donna Hay

11.

Hoisin-Glazed Pork Meatballs with Rice Noodles

The new spaghetti and meatballs.

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Inspiralized

12.

Chicken Pho with Daikon Noodles

PureWow Coterie member Ali Maffucci will win you over with these tender radish noodles (we promise).

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Recipe Tin Eats

13.

Beef Soba Noodle Bowl with Green Beans

An unbelievably decadent dish you can whip up in 15 minutes.

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The Suburban Soapbox

14.

Spicy Singaporean Noodles

You’re totally going to ditch takeout after you try this quick and delicious recipe.

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Food Faith Fitness

15.

Vegan Coconut Curry with Sweet Potato Noodles

Mango chutney…talk about big flavor.

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Tasty Kitchen

16.

Thai Pork Salad with Cellophane Noodles

This fiery dish is dedicated to those who like it hot.

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Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

17.

15-Minute Cheater’s Pad Thai

Easier than ordering from your favorite takeout joint.

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Life Is Great

18.

Char Kuey Teow (Penang Flat Noodles)

Spice things up with this spicy-garlicky seafood feast.

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Whisk & Shout

19.

Green Tea Soba Noodles with Stir-Fried Tofu

Yep, you read that right: Matcha is the star of the show.

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Happy Body Formula

20.

Shirataki Noodle Salad with Salmon & Sesame Lime Dressing

Packed with fiber, omega-3s and antioxidants.

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Heather Christo

21.

Coconut Shrimp Laksa

This beautifully fragrant rice noodle dish is like a mini vacation to tropical Southeast Asia.

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Frances.Menu

22.

Zaru Soba (Chilled Buckwheat Noodles)

Let the buckwheat do all the talking.

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Bijoux & Bits

23.

Miso 'Ramen' & Tofu

This guy swaps traditional ramen with “miracle” shirataki rice noodles. (Believe us, it lives up to the hype.)

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The Girl on Bloor

24.

Mason Jar Noodles

Work lunches can't get any easier or yummier.

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Recipe Tin Eats

25.

Asian Vermicelli Noodle Salad

Vibrant and refreshing, for when you’re in the mood for something light.

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Half Baked Harvest

26.

Roasted Sweet Potato and Salmon Soba Noodle Bowl

We all need this hearty, savory bowl in our lives.

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Full of Plants

27.

Tempeh Khao Soi

A vegan twist on the classic northern Thai curry-coconut noodle soup.

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What to Cook Today

28.

Instant Pot Oxtail Ho Fun Noodle Soup

How to instantly warm up a cold winter’s night 101.

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Full of Plants

29.

King Oyster Scallop Bowls

Sauté mushrooms for a vegan twist on scallops. Genius or genius?

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Feasting at Home

30.

Thai Green Curry Noodle Soup

A true feast for the senses.

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