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Soba Noodle Bowl with Roasted Radishes

Soba Noodle Bowl with Roasted Radishes

I belong to a CSA, I love being able to support community agriculture and get fresh farm grown vegetables.  It’s really a win-win!

Sometimes, in my share I get an overabundance of certain vegetables that I just don’t know what to do with.  This year it was radishes.  While I like radishes in my salads and the hubs likes them raw with salt… there’s only so many radishes you can eat this way.

I took to google to find out different ways to prepare radish, and became intrigued at the prospect of roasting them.   Once roasted, the radishes have a more mellow flavor and are so good!

I found this recipe for Roasted Radishes with Soy Sauce over at Kalyn’s Kitchen and that got me thinking of bowl possibilities.

I paired the radishes with soba noodles, baked tofu, sauteed spinach, avocado, and a spicy tahini dressing. It was pure deliciousness!  I hope you enjoy.

Soba Noodle Bowl with Roasted Radishes


Soba noodles, cooked according to package directions

Package of baked Tofu (I use Trader Joe's Teryaki flavor), thinly sliced

Avocado, thinly sliced

Roasted Radishes

1-2 TBS vegetable stock

1 garlic clove, minced

1 tsp grated ginger

6 oz bag baby spinach

For The Dressing

4 TBS tahini

4 TBS water

1 tsp maple syrup

1/2 tsp tumeric

1/2 tsp siracha (or to taste, I used 1 tsp)


Heat the vegetable stock in a skillet and add the garlic and ginger, cook until fragrant and softened. Add the spinach, tossing until wilted. Remove from heat.

Combine all dressing ingredients and whisk together until smooth.

Assemble bowl:

Add a couple handfuls of noodles for base of bowl. Arrange radish, avocado, tofu, and spinach on top of noodles. Drizzle with dressing.


I’m linking up with Food, Pleasure and Health,  The Fit Foodie Mama, Confessions of a Mother Runner, and A Whisk and Two Wands for #MeatlessMonday!



  1. Alyse

    I am in the same boat right now with radishes! Thanks for this recipe – perfect for a weeknight radish fest! 🙂

    1. Vicki (Post author)

      I hope you enjoy!

  2. dixya @food, pleasure, and health

    i love radish fresh but never tried them roasted…this is a new idea to try.
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    1. Vicki (Post author)

      It really brings out a whole different flavor.

  3. Marcia

    I’ve always grown radishes in my garden and have a ton of them since they grow so fast and easily. This looks like a great way to enjoy them!
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    1. Vicki (Post author)

      It really does make them seem like a whole new vegetable!

  4. Oooh siracha and tahini yum! Thanks for linking up for meatless Monday
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    1. Vicki (Post author)

      oh… I could eat the dressing with a spoon.

  5. Farrah

    I’ve never tried making anything with radishes in it but I love this idea–noodle bowls are the best! 😀 I really hope I can join a CSA someday!

    1. Vicki (Post author)

      I was just blown away how they tasted so different than raw radish.

  6. Nicci Randall

    I’ve never thought to roast radishes! Whole new world! I can’t wait to try this!

    1. Vicki (Post author)

      I hope you like them… I thought they tasted really good.

  7. Julie @ Running in a Skirt

    I keep hearing about roasted radishes too! I need to try this!


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