Vermicelli (photo)

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  • 1/2 lb vermicelli (angel hair nests). Vermicelli usually comes in 1 lb packages, so about 1/2 a package.
  • 1/2 cup olive or canola oil
  • 1/2 yellow onion, minced
  • 2 fresh tomatoes, peeled and chopped
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • Salt and pepper


vermicelli-1.jpg 1 In a 9-inch frying pan (with lid), fry the vermicelli on both sides in hot oil until golden brown in color. Remove from pan.

2 In the same oil, brown the minced onion, add the chopped tomato. Add chicken broth. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

3 When broth is boiling, add vermicelli and reduce heat to a low simmer. Cover and cook until the vermicelli has soaked up the liquid, about 30 minutes.

Main Ingredients