4 White Sugar
7 Vinegar
2 Soy Sauce
1/4 Salt
1/2 Harusame Noodles
1/2 English Cucumber
1/4 Carrot
1 Egg
1 Ham
1/4 Ginger
1/4 Dijon Mustard


Put sugar, vinegars, soy sauce and salt in a saucepan and bring to a boil.
Do not stir until it boils.
If you choose to use some ginger or the mustard add it now.
Cool the dressing (You can make the dressing ahead of time but it is important that you keep it in a closed container so it does not go flat Boil the Harusame for 3-4 minutes.
(Have the water boiling before adding the Harusame The Harusame is cooked when there are no white streaks when you pick it up with chopsticks.,
Do not overcook and cook it just before you wish to serve the salad allowing time to cool.
Cool the Harusame in cold water.
Slice the cucumber thinly Grate the carrot Mix Harusame, carrot and cucumber with the dressing Decorate with chopped egg and the ham if you wish to do so.