Luchen Kugel Recipe

Looking for an easy Luchen Kugel recipe? Learn how to make Luchen Kugel using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by brettj2525

Makes 8 servings



Traditional Jewish noodle kugel. This version is rated milchig and can be eaten with dairy meals only; it can be served warm, room temperature, or cold.

Recipe Ingredients for Luchen Kugel

8 ounces egg noodles (yolk-free noodles can be used)
8 ounces low-fat cottage cheese (1 cup)
8 ounces low-fat sour cream (1 cup)
4 tablespoons unsalted margarine (1/2 stick), melted
2 large eggs
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more for cooking the pasta
1 1/2 cups skim milk

Recipe Directions for Luchen Kugel

  1. 1. Heat the oven to 350F and arrange a rack in the middle.

  2. 2. Bring a large pot of heavily salted water to a boil over high heat. Add the noodles, stir, and cook until al dente or according to the package directions. Drain and set aside.

  3. 3. Place the cottage cheese, sour cream, margarine, eggs, sugar, vanilla, and measured salt in a large bowl and whisk until evenly combined. Add the noodles and stir until incorporated. Pour the mixture into a 13-by-9-inch baking dish and spread into an even layer. Pour the milk all over the top of the noodle mixture.

  4. 4. Bake until golden brown on top, about 1 hour.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 163.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
259
Calories from Fat
126
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.0g
22%
Saturated Fat
5.5g
27%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
70mg
23%
Sodium
309mg
13%
Potassium
171mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
24.4g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
15.3g
Protein
9.3g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 12% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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