Fideo - the easy way

Aurora Bisig


This was my abuela's recipe that she showed be how to do, boy do I miss her cooking!

★★★☆☆ 2 votes
15 Min
20 Min


2 Tbsp
vegetable oil or peanut oil
1 pkg
(8 oz.) fideo pasta (thin noodles)
green onions finely chopped or 1 small onion finely chopped
3-4 clove
garlic finely chopped or 2 teaspoons chopped garlic in a jar
1 can(s)
(14 1/2 oz) tomato sauce
1 tsp
salt or to taste
1-2 can(s)
water (fill the tomato sauce can and use it for your water to add to the fideo)

How to Make Fideo - the easy way


  • 1Heat oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Add the garlic and onion and cook until they are tender but not browned next add the fideo to the onion and garlic mixture, and fry until a golden brown. Pour in the can of tomato sauce, and 1 can of the water and stir to blend. Bring to a boil, cut your heat down to low and cook with a cover until the liquid has almost evaporated.
    Stir in more water as needed. Cover, and cook over low heat for about 10-15 minutes, or until the fideo is tender, and the sauce has thickened.

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About Fideo - the easy way

Course/Dish: Pasta
Other Tag: For Kids