Lokshen Kugel [Noodle Pudding]

lokshen kugel
lokshen kugel

Lokshen Kugel means "noodle pudding" in Yiddish. It originated in eastern Europe where the Jewish community spoke that language. This item falls into the category of "grandma's dishes."

8 ounces broad egg noodles
1 cup pot cheese
1/2 cup raisins
1 egg, slightly beaten
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon
2 teaspoons sugar
3/4 cup sour cream
1/4 cup margarine or butter, melted
  1. Cook noodles as directed on the package; drain well.
  2. Stir in remaining ingredients and half of the melted margarine.
  3. Place in a greased casserole and pour over the remaining melted margarine.
  4. Bake uncovered at 350° for 1 hour.