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Sun Noodle's Homemade Saimin Soup Base

Kenshiro & Hisae Uki - continue their father's legacy of creating and sharing Sun Noodles from Hawaii.  Kenshiro and Hisae (brother and sister) show us how to make Mom's homemade saimin soup.  It is surprisingly easy to make and you will love the flavor!  Visit their website at sunnoodle.com to see what innovations they are creating in the noodle and ramen world!
Posted By: As Seen On OC16
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 3 hrs
Total Time 3 hrs 10 mins
Course Soup
Cuisine Japanese, Local
Servings 1 Serving
Calories 405 kcal


  • 1 lb. pork hock bones or pork knuckles
  • 1 lb. chicken bones or wings or chicken feet
  • 1/2 cup dried ebi (shrimp)
  • 6-8 inches dashi kombu (dried kelp)
  • 1-inch ginger peeled, crushed
  • 4 stalks green onion tied in a knot
  • 12 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons salt or more to taste
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Aloha shoyu 


  • Put all ingredients in pot, bring to a boil, take off scum, then turn heat down to low and allow to simmer for 3 hours.  
  • After 3 hours, strain and add 3 packets of S&S dashi seasoning.


Calories: 405kcalCarbohydrates: 6gProtein: 91gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 1349mgSodium: 9167mgPotassium: 156mgFiber: 2gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 496IUVitamin C: 10mgCalcium: 624mgIron: 10mg
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