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Shoyu Butter Udon Noodles

12 min


10 ingredients or less

Thick chewy noodles are combined with shiitake mushrooms and edamame beans coated in a buttery, umami sauce. This recipe comes together more quickly than take-out and is just as delicious! It's the perfect meal for busy weeknights.



12 min


5 min


7 min


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  • 14 oz (400 g)
    pre-cooked udon noodles
  • 2 Tbsp (28 g)
    unsalted vegan butter
  • 7.1 oz (200 g)
    shiitake mushrooms, sliced
  • 2
    stalks green onion, sliced
  • 1 Tbsp (15 mL)
    dark soy sauce
  • 1½ Tbsp (22 mL)
    mushroom stir-fry sauce, plus more to taste
  • ½ tsp
    garlic powder
  • ¾ cup (105 g)
    frozen shelled edamame


  1. Fill a saucepan with boiling water, and add the udon noodles. Cook for 2 minutes, then drain.
  2. Meanwhile, add the butter and mushrooms to a large pan on high heat. Cook until the mushrooms are lightly golden, about 4 minutes.
  3. Add the drained noodles, green onion, soy sauce, mushroom sauce, and garlic powder. Cook for 1 minute.
  4. Lastly, add the edamame beans and cook until heated through. Enjoy!


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Grains & Starches 46%

pre-cooked udon noodles

Proteins 10%

frozen shelled edamame

Fruits & Veggies 44%

shiitake mushroom

stalk green onion

No significant sources of calcium

unsalted vegan butter

Nutrition info

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Marion - May 21, 2023, 5:18 p.m.

Perfect for tonight! Thanks!

Tiffany - May 10, 2023, 8:41 a.m.

This was so good!

Terry - May 8, 2023, 8:39 a.m.

Maybe weird, but mixed the soy with peanutbutter, turned out realllly good (I love a bit more creamy textures) delicious recipe either way!

Alise Bērziņa - May 2, 2023, 8:48 p.m.

Theres Derungs - April 30, 2023, 9:52 a.m.

Cathy Granatino Gill - March 17, 2023, 11:40 p.m.

This was delicious. I didn’t have mushroom sauce, so I added a bit of miso. It was really good!

PUL Team - March 18, 2023, 6:38 p.m.

Mmm sounds lovely, Cathy, thank you!

Tina H - March 8, 2023, 3:09 a.m.

So yummy! We made our own sauce and added a bit of broccoli. Great weeknight meal!

Stephanie Rougvie - March 4, 2023, 1:52 a.m.

Stephanie Rougvie - March 4, 2023, 1:52 a.m.

Quick, easy, and delicious!

Kathy - Feb. 16, 2023, 2:05 a.m.

Love the udon noodles! I didn’t have mushroom stir fry sauce, but I had something similar and the dish turned out great! This is a keeper.

PUL Team - Feb. 16, 2023, 6:43 a.m.

So happy to hear, Kathy, thank you!