Cambodian Squash soup with Clear Rice Noodle

January 19, 2023  Cambodia Recipe Avatar
Cambodian Squash soup with Clear Rice Noodle

Cambodian Squash soup with Clear Rice Noodle is delicious and easy to make at home. All you need Asian Squash, dried shrimps soaked for 10 minutes wash, reserved Cabbage, a small bunch of bean tread noodle and brighten them up with ingredients. Add a punch of heat, this soup will give you a good meal for the day.


1 Asian Squash (Tralarch) cut to 2 inches long
2 tablespoon of dried shrimps soaked for 10 minutes wash
2 tablespoon of preserved Cabbage
1 cup of sparerib bone to make broth flavor cut to small chunk
5 to 6 cups of water
6 oz (140 gram) of ground pork
1 small bunch of bean tread noodle (soak in water for 15 minutes)
2 green onions chopped for garnish
1 tablespoon of knorr Chicken powder
2 cloves of garlic
Black pepper to taste
2 tablespoon of soy sauce
2 tablespoon of fish sauce

Directions to make Cambodian Squash soup with Clear Rice Noodle

  1. In a large soup pot boil 5 to 6 cup of water, when the water is boiling add bone, the last of the garlic paste and cook until the bone is almost done and the meat is soft
  2. Now add the stuff squash to it and cook until the squash is soft and the pork filling is cooked
  3. Add fish sauce, soy sauce, and the rest of the ingredients (that left to the soup) the soup look thin, but when the clear noodle cook and cool down it will be thicker from the noodle, you need to adjust the water and flavor.
  4. Turn the heat off and garnish with green onion
  5. Note you can do the same with bitter melon (sgow Mareash)

Serve hot with rice

For the filling

  • In a mortar pestle pound garlic to paste take 1 teaspoon out keep the rest in the mortar
  • Add 1 tablespoon of dried shrimp keeps 1 tablespoon for later
  • Now add meat to the mortar gently mix the mixture together
  • Then add half of the clear noodle (save 1/2) makes sure you chop it too
  • Put 1 tablespoon of preserved cabbage to it (save ½)
  • Add 1 teaspoon of knorr chicken powder to it, mix them well in a mortar don’t pound it at this point just mix with the spoon
  • Add ½ tablespoon of soy sauce for color
  • And dash of pepper
  • Now you have the filling for the squash.
  • Spoon the filling and stuff inside the squash one by one until finish set aside

Please Enjoy

Related Recipe: Fish Patty With Lime and Shallot Dressing


Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 2

Calories Per Serving: 366

% Daily Value
Total Carbohydrate ‏31g 11%
Cholesterol ‏137mg 46%
Total Fat ‏7g 9%
Saturated Fat ‏2g 10%
Dietary Fiber ‏3g 11%
Protein ‏41g 82%
Sodium ‏2953mg 128%
Sugars ‏4g 8%


30 min


30 min




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