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43 Unusual Noodle Dishes

From Overloaded Pasta Pies to Nifty Noodle Sandwiches

— November 6, 2013 — Unique
Being able to follow the directions to make instant noodles by just adding water is more than enough cooking for some, but more adventurous chefs will want to try these noodle dishes that use this simple meal as the basis for more complex culinary creations.

Pasta is an inexpensive and tasty college student food, but these noodle recipes help to make this staple much more exciting. Although some of these noodle concoctions are a little bizarre, they make it possible to enjoy multiple comfort foods in a single bite.

Noodles can be dressed up with an endless amount of sauces and flavourings, but they're even more versatile than you'd think. Did you ever think that they could become the crust of a pizza, the bread for a sandwich or even the cake part of a cupcake?
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Disguised Asian Food Cakes
Disguised Asian Food Cakes
This Bowl of Ramen Noodles is Actually a Deceptively Sweet Dessert
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42
Holiday Compound Confections
Holiday Compound Confections
Pumpkin Filled Cannoli Cones Give an Italian Spin to the Classic Pie
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41
Hairy Personified Sausages
Hairy Personified Sausages
This Russian Dish Yields Creatures From Boiling Spaghetti and Sausages
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40
Veggie Pizza-Inspired Lasagna
Veggie Pizza-Inspired Lasagna
This Recipe for White Pizza Lasagna is Completely Vegetarian
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Noodle-Infused Tacos
Noodle-Infused Tacos
This Ramen Taco Mixes up a Favorite Mexican Dish
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38
Cheesy Snack Food Pastas
Cheesy Snack Food Pastas
Pepperidge Farm Now has Goldfish-Themed Macaroni and Cheese
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37
Bizarre Holiday Turkey Pies
Bizarre Holiday Turkey Pies
Experiement This Year With a 2012 American Thanksgiving Lasagna
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36
Instant Noodle Recipe Books
Instant Noodle Recipe Books
The Ramen Cookbook by Jessica Harlan is College Kid-Friendly
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Three-in-One Meals
Three-in-One Meals
Get Extreme Mac and Cheese Balls with this Meatloaf Bacon Twist
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34
Hybrid Noodle Utensils
Hybrid Noodle Utensils
The Ramen Spoon + Fork Makes Eating a Breeze
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33
Crunchy Noodle Cupcakes
Crunchy Noodle Cupcakes
This Cupcake Recipe Turns Ramen Noodles into a Salty Style Desert
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Overloaded Pasta Pies
Overloaded Pasta Pies
The 'Mac'n'cheese Pie-la Deen' was Inspired by Paula Deen
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Chunky Carnivorous Carb-Filled Sandwiches
Chunky Carnivorous Carb-Filled Sandwiches
The Lasagna Burger Offers American and Italian Flavors
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Diguising Meat As Spaghetti
Diguising Meat As Spaghetti
Inventions for Picky Kids
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Noodle-Infused Pizzas
Noodle-Infused Pizzas
This Ramen Crust Pizza is Exactly What it Sounds Like
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Cheeseburger-Flavored Meals
Cheeseburger-Flavored Meals
CheeseburgerOs are an Easy and Yummy Treat
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Remixed Breakfast Cuisine
Remixed Breakfast Cuisine
The Everything Bagel Mac and Cheese is a Tasty Surprise
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Immitation Pasta Pastries
Immitation Pasta Pastries
On Top of Spaghetti Cupcakes Delight Tots With Their Deceptive Camouflag
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Asian-Inspired Pasta Recipes
Asian-Inspired Pasta Recipes
This Asian Pasta is a Eastern Take on Traditional Spaghetti
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Reversed Pasta Dishes
Reversed Pasta Dishes
Deep Fried Spaghetti and Meatballs by DudeFoods is Bite-Sized
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Fun Finger Food
Fun Finger Food
‘Patadoigt' Thimble-Shaped Dip-Scooping Digit Tips
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Stuffed Pasta-Inspired Desserts
Stuffed Pasta-Inspired Desserts
Red Velvet Ravioli is a New Twist on an Italian Staple
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Beer-Infused Comfort Food
Beer-Infused Comfort Food
Easy Beer Mac and Cheese is Stuffed with Savory Gooey Goodness
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Stringy Pasta Ice Cream
Stringy Pasta Ice Cream
This Spaghetti Ice Cream is a Sugar-Infused Way to Eat Pasta
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Sci-Fi Character Lunches
Sci-Fi Character Lunches
Disposable Aardvarks Inc. Created This Star Wars Character from Soba Nood
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Bite-Sized Pasta Pastries
Bite-Sized Pasta Pastries
The 'Girl Who Ate Everything' Lasagna Cupcakes Serve Italian Differently
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Instant Noodle Sandwiches
Instant Noodle Sandwiches
This Creative Instant Noodle Dish is a Variation of a Grilled Cheese
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Teensy Tasty Treats
Teensy Tasty Treats
Pinch Food Design Is A Tiny Touch of Edible Art
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15
Fried Macaroni Burger Buns
Fried Macaroni Burger Buns
The Mac Attack Burger Buns are Made Out of Fried Macaroni and Cheese
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14
Deceptive Soup Cakes
Deceptive Soup Cakes
Machi No Kumasan is Offering These Realistic Looking Ramen Soup Cakes
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Bizarre Food Hybrids
Bizarre Food Hybrids
Spaghetti Tacos are Slowly Taking the Country by Storm
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12
Spaghetti-Themed Burgers
Spaghetti-Themed Burgers
This Burger Replaces the Bun with Fried Spaghetti Noodles
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11
Mac & Cheese Burger Buns
Mac & Cheese Burger Buns
The Walking Ched by Zombie Burgers is Made for the Brave
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10
Cunningly Cute Noodle Cakes
Cunningly Cute Noodle Cakes
These Chinese Takeout Cupcakes Are Delicious and Deceptive
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9
Nifty Noodle Sandwiches
Nifty Noodle Sandwiches
This Ramen Sandwich is a Concoction Perfect for Cash-Strapped Students
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Fab Film Genre Cakes
Fab Film Genre Cakes
These Spaghetti Western Cupcakes are the Perfect Sweet Treats for Film Buffs
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Inside-Out Pasta Bites
Inside-Out Pasta Bites
The Spaghetti in Meatballs Recipe is a Cleverly Designed Creation
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6
Cheesy Macaroni Pancakes
Cheesy Macaroni Pancakes
This Mac and Cheese Pancakes Recipe Will Win Any Brinner Throwdown
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Athletic Edible Emblems
Athletic Edible Emblems
The Foogos NHL Logos are Tasty Takes on Iconic Sports Symbols
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4
Savory Macaroni Cupcakes
Savory Macaroni Cupcakes
Cupcakes and Cashmere's 'Mac and Cheese Cups' Update Dessert Treats
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3
Pasta-Inspired Sweets
Pasta-Inspired Sweets
The S'mores Spaghetti is Covert and Delicious
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2
Gigantic Ramen Noodle Burgers
Gigantic Ramen Noodle Burgers
This Ramen Burger is a Delicious Hybrid of Noodles and Beef
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Succulent Seasonal Veggie Cakes
Succulent Seasonal Veggie Cakes
Load Up On Produce with the Proud Italian Cook Torte
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