[review] Philips Avance Noodle Maker (HR2365/05) - 飞利浦爱面机
|Philips Avance Noodle Maker - HR2365/05|
Here is a short clip of the Philips Avance Noodle Maker retailing at SG$329 that comes with a power of 200W and capacity size of 500 grams. With its user-friendly touch screen digital control panel, everyone at home including young kids can help up with the noodle making process with just a few touch on the buttons.
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Control Panel and Mixing Chamber|
- Power on/off button
- Extra extrusion button
- Bounciness control button
- Start/pause button
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Storage drawer and cleaning tools|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Shaping discs and cleaning tools.|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Measuring Cups|
For liquid measurement, please take note there are two sides of measuring lines (for making 1 or 2 cups of flour) on the cup such as liquid (water/juice) or egg + liquid for making egg noodle. So make sure you use the correct side of the measurement when making your preferred noodles.
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Wholemeal Carrot Noodle|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Disassembling the tools for cleaning|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Cleaning the Spaghetti / Yellow Noodle shaping disc|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Cleaning the Angel Hair / Mee Kia shaping disc|
|[Philips Avance Noodle Maker] Assembling the noodle maker|
although eating them fresh will be great) by packing them separately for easy cooking on individual portion. But just take note to dust freshly made noodle with some flour to prevent strands from sticking when *storing in the fridge. Alternately dry noodles by hanging on noodle rack or stick in a dry place before storing.
* Note: Use air-tight container (instead of ziplock bag) to store packed noodles before putting them into the fridge.
- Thin noodles (angel hair) require about 4 - 5 minutes cooking time.
- Thick noodles (spaghetti, fettuccine, udon) requires 6 - 8 minutes cooking time.
RECIPES USING PHILIPS AVANCE NOODLE MAKER
Besides the 20 tasty noodles/paste recipes included with the noodle makers there are still many interesting recipes which you can explore with this new appliance. Above is a quick demo on how to make spinach noodle (with angel hair / mee kia shaping disc) for my spinach wanton mee using Philips Avance Noodle Maker.
I also made a few other flavoured noodles like; [from left] Wholemeal Carrot Spaghetti, Lemon Scent Egg Noodle, Beetroot Carrot Fettuccine, Lemon Beetroot Penne and Spinach Angel Hair/Mee Kia to test out some recipes. (All coloured noodles are made using natural vegetables juice and no artificial colouring added)
|Baked Pumpkin Fettuccine ||Lemon Beetroot Salad ||Aglio Olio with Prawn |
(wholemeal carrot noodle)
|Spinach Wanton Mee ||Vegetable Noodle Soup ||Cold Lemon Egg Noodle |
|Yuzu Hiyashi Chuka ||Spinach Noodles with Dumplings || |
Overall this appliance is a good investment if your family loves noodle/paste dish because it definitely helps to save time when compared to the traditional way of making noodles. Furthermore you are assure that with homemade noodles, all ingredients used are natural and healthy without any preservative plus you can add in your creativity to customize your own flavoured noodles like beetroot carrot fettuccine, asparagus spaghetti and etc.
*Disclosure: I was given a set of the new Philips Avance Noodle Maker from Philips Singapore for this review purpose but all opinions expressed in this post are of my own and there is no monetary compensation received.