Asian Chicken Noodle Soup
Spaghettini is a good stand-in for Asian noodles, but if you can find rice noodles, by all means use them here. Serve the soup in deep bowls with chopsticks or forks as well as spoons. Eat the noodles first then drink the soup in the Asian manner. Or, to use a spoon only and eat everything together, break the pasta into small pieces before cooking Slideshows: Warming Soup Recipes
Asian fish sauce is available at Asian markets and many supermarkets.
The piquant Asian juxtaposition of fiery and savory elements demands the cooling influence of an off-dry German Riesling. Try a luscious Spätlese from the Pfalz.