Egg Noodles With Brown Butter and Feta

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is so quick and easy! From Gourmet magazine. Posted for ZWT 2006

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb dried egg noodles or 1 lb egg pasta
  • 12 cup butter
  • 6 ounces greek feta, crumbled


  1. Cook noodles according to package directions, until just tender.
  2. While noodles cook, melt butter in a small sauce pan over low heat until it begins to turn golden brown, about 6 minutes. Remove from heat.
  3. Spread 1/3 of noodles on a large platter and sprinkle with 1/3 of the cheese.
  4. Repeat the layering 2 more times.
  5. Pour brown butter over noodles and toss.
  6. Season with salt and pepper.
Most Helpful

Simple and delicious! Sometimes you just want to go back to the basics. Thnx for sharing your recipe, susie. Made for the Voracious Vagabonds of ZWT 6.

Darkhunter June 13, 2010

just simple but good nice for lunch zaar tour6

Dienia B. June 09, 2010

Great way to use up some leftover egg noodles I had. I also added some black olives I had hanging around to make this lovely, simple, and salty dish even more so!

Torricus May 05, 2010