Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

This goes well with any number of entrees. From Bon Appetit.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook noodles in medium saucepan of boiling slated water until al dente.
  2. Drain well, reserving 4 tablespoons cooking liquid.
  3. Melt butter in same saucepan over medium heat.
  4. Add noodles, green onions and poppy seeds.
  5. Toss until pasta is well coated, adding reserved cooking liquid by tablespoonfuls to moisten if noodles seem dry.
  6. Season to taste with salt and pepper and serve.
Most Helpful

4 5

I've tried this exactly to the recipe, and found it a pleasant if somewhat mild side dish. It went with some steaks and mashed potatoes for dinner. The second time I tried the recipe, I sauteed some mushrooms to add and slightly roasted the poppy seeds. In my opinion, the mushrooms give the dish a meatier, somewhat fuller taste, and I much prefer it with them. I served it along with my own recipe for garlic chicken. Either way, a good choice for a side or a snack when you want something quick and simple.

5 5

Perfect as a side. Served with Cranberry Pinot Meatballs and buttered peas.

5 5

03/05/2006 This is the perfect side dish. It doesn't overpower your meat selection and it isn't heavy. I served it along side Pan Seared Scallops. They went just wonderful together. I threw in a salad and dinner was ready. Update: Well, here I am again. I didn't realize that I had made this before until I was going to give my review. It is still a 5+ star for a great side dish. This time I served it along side Ww Garlicky Baked Shrimp 5-Points. What a great little side dish this is. Thanks Sandrasothere for posting this great side dish that I will keep repeating.