Homemade Egg Noodles

March 05, 2013

When you have a recipe this easy and good you just have to share!

My Mom was the quintessential homemaker.  She made all of 

her pastries from scratch. Her homemade bread was a piece

of heaven- her cakes, pies and noodles a tradition. Not only is it

rewarding to make these goodies from scratch, it is also a money


Making homemade noodles is actually easy, it is more of a time

commitment.  Mom didn't use a pasta maker, she rolled them

out and sliced each and every noodle by hand.  Some were

plump (almost like a mini dumpling-others long and thin.)  


2 eggs
1/4 cup water
1/4 tsp. salt
2 cups flour (or until dough is firm, but not dry)


Beat 2 eggs in Kitchen Aid mixer with wire whip attachment until 

frothy, add water and salt.

Remove wire whip attachment and replace with dough hook.

Slowly add 2 cups of flour to mixing bowl, blending well after

each addition.  If dough seems to be too sticky to handle add 

additional flour in 1/4 cup increments.

On a floured surface, with a rolling pin, roll dough into a 12 x 14 


Flour top of dough and then roll the dough  (similar to a jelly roll)

Slice dough into desired thickness.

Let air dry for  several hours.  Boil for 20 to 30 minutes and serve

with your favorite sauce, or add to your favorite casserole or


Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup-Yum!!

Any great recipes to share from your Mom??

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  1. I've always wanted to make these! I love egg noodles! Pinned it to try soon!

  2. Those look fabulous, Jemma! Homemade pasta is so hearty, too, that a little goes a very long way.
    I love that your recipe uses a mixer. So many recipes for homemade pasta call for mixing it all by hand.

  3. Oh wow, Jemma. The soup with homemade noodles looks delish. I've never made noodles. Have veggie soup in the crock pot, though. Susan

  4. Nothing beats homemade...with your hands...from your heart to the table!
    My mother was the same way....always making yummy things in the kitchen, homemade pasta noodles...breads...and I do the same for my two kids and hubby! It's really what makes a house a home to me!

    Thanks for your visit...and your super sweet comment. You made my day just that much brighter. xo

    ciao bella
    creative carmelina

  5. Oh my heavens...that looks absolutely scrumptious! What a creative cook you are and how great to have a great cook like your mother to pass along all these recipes. So special!

  6. Looks wonderful. My mother too always made things homemade, from scratch. I try to be like that, but sometimes store bought things works just as well! Diane

  7. hello jemma,
    the soup with homemade looks wonderful!!! Thanks for sharing the recipe!!
    have a nice week,
    hugs regina

  8. You will not believe this - I was just reminiscing today with a friend about my MIL and her homemade noodles!!!!!!!!!!! Isn't that weird? I am going to copy this!!

    Love, sandie

  9. These sound good..........Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week; I hope you’ll join us again!

    Kathy Shea Mormino

    The Chicken Chick

  10. Oh, these look delicious! I make a divine chicken noodle soup and I bet these would make it even better. Thanks for sharing! I'm going to pin it.

  11. Oh Jemma, my mouth is watering. I have never made noodles, but I know I would love them!
    I FINALLY finished the blog work. I made it my priority today, so I can accept the award now!
    Thanks again.....
    It's been so fun to get to know you and follow your lovely blog.

  12. Oh, I would love to make these! We make a pastry...simple pie crust recipe...roll it out and cut it into strips, rub with melted butter, sprinkle with cinnamon and sugar and bake. Makes a fun snack or dessert and I can make a few sugar free with Truvia. Hugs!

  13. I have never made noodles! I like them! I'm going to give this recipe to my daughter, she would love to try it!

  14. Wow, sounds like a fun thing to do with my daughter! Thanks for sharing this recipe and great candid photos, Jemma. You are right about home-made food, and basically home-made anything.:)

  15. How awesome to make your own noodles! Sounds like a great Mother's Day idea! Thanks for joining Diann and I at TTF!



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