Otherwise known as shirataki noodles, konjac noodles are noodles made from the corm of konjac yam. It is part of traditional Japanese cuisine, but they are also valuable to people with allergies or intolerances to wheat, gluten or eggs, as well as people on a diet because of its low caloric value. If you’re looking for konjac noodles in Singapore, look no further because we’ve rounded up the different brands and where to buy them!
The Shirataki Hero was founded by Simon Kee, who found himself having to give up many of his comfort foods after a medical review in 2015. Delving into modern science and armed with a mission to find ways to reintroduce and re-create the taste, texture and experience of our favourite comfort foods, The Shirataki Hero was born. Today, the brand has an impressive line-up of products from the Konjac Kway Teow to Konjac Udon, Spinach Konjac Noodles and even Konjac Pearl Rice!
LOKARB is a family brand that’s all about making better choices with the food you buy, the meals you make and what's in your fridge and pantry. Made with Japanese konjac which has no net carbs, it is ideal as a substitute for regular pasta or rice noodles. Find a variety of products that you can purchase online, such as konjac Fettuccine and Angel Hair Noodles, as well as Shirataki Rice and a Noodles & Rice combo!
Apart from helping with weight loss, konjac noodles are also good for normalising cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure. These noodles by Japanese brand Shimonitaya are exclusive to online Japanese gourmet grocer Zairyo, and it can be used right away without any cooking! Simply rinse the noodles in room temperature water and strain, and you can use it by stir-frying it, in soups, or as a carb replacement.
Hailing from the UK, Better Than Foods’ latest addition is the Organic Instant Konjac range. Made from a unique blend of ingredients, it gives the konjac a texture far better than regular konjac and without the need of water, so there’s no need to drain or rinse. You can get their products such as Organic Konjac Rice, Pasta and Thai Noodles at FairPrice.
If you're brand new to konjac noodles, there's no better way to get a good introduction than with Miracle Noodle’s products. Available on iHerb, take your pick from Rice, Organic Fettuccine, Spaghetti and Ready-to-Eat Green Curry. In other words, there is everything you need to whip up a wide variety of dishes, from delicious Italian favourites to stir-fry, Pad Thai and more!
The water from Nishiki River, which is one of the 100 best waters in Japan, is used to make these konjac noodles. If you prefer something with a short cooking time, these noodles are available on FairPrice and have an ultra-thin surface of just 1mm. Just a quick rinse with water and it feels just like somen noodles!
Xndo’s ZERO™ Noodles are an excellent substitute for any noodle variety. Made from non-GMO plant-based ingredients with no added preservatives and artificial colours, these noodles are best prepared al-dente to satisfy your palate and craving. Free from gluten and certified low-glycaemic response, ZERO™ Noodles provides sustained energy release and is suitable even for diabetics. These noodles are ready-to-eat, require no refrigeration and can be enjoyed within minutes of preparation!
Gluten-free, fat-free, cholesterol-free with no MSG, these konjac noodles available on Lazada have great ratings and are easily the healthiest noodles around. They’re also super easy to prepare – simply wash them after opening, then add to your favourite dishes such as salads, ramens or use it as a healthier alternative to any form of carbs!
Made with a proprietary formula that's certified organic, odor-free and ready-to-eat, Enjoy Simply Natural ZeroClub Organic Konjac in two varieties: rice or noodles. They're fuss-free when it comes to preparation – simply drain away the liquid, rinse and drain under warm water two to three times, then serve as hot or cold dishes with your favourite sauce, gravy, ingredients or dressings! Suitable for everyone, especially those who are vegan, diabetic or on a keto or paleo diet, you can purchase them via online organic grocer Zenxin.
As one of China’s top konjac manufacturers and suppliers, Ketoslim Mo has its own konjac plantation and their range of products include konjac pasta noodles, spinach noodles, rice and fettuccine which you can purchase on Shopee. As Ketoslim Mo also has its own factory, those who are thinking about venturing into the F&B industry might also be interested to know that they can produce sample in three days, and you can also choose to add in oat powder, spinach powder, pumpkin powder, soybean meal, or other vegetables into your very own creation!