Healthy Chicken and Vegetable Stir-Fry with Noodles

Chicken & Vegetable Stir-Fry Recipe

25 Minutes
Serves: 2

A health dish of chicken stir fry with noodles made with chilli and garlic, stir fried with cucumber, carrots, spring onions and bell peppers, coated in a Chinese black bean sauce and served on a bed of noodles

Recipe Ingreds


  • 1 bell pepper (green)
  • 2 tbsp black bean sauce
  • black pepper (to taste)
  • 2 carrots
  • 1 stick celery
  • 2 chicken breasts
  • 0.5 cucumber
  • 120 grams egg noodles
  • 1 fresh chilli
  • 1 cloves garlic
  • salt (to taste)
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 4 spring onions
  • 1 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 15 ml white wine

Recipe with pictures Steps

Step 1

  • wash and finely chop the chilli
  • peel and crush the garlic using the garlic crusher or chop finely
  • peel the cucumber and chop into matchsticks
  • peel and cut the carrots into matchsticks
  • wash and finely slice the spring onions

Step 2

  • wash and chop the celery
  • wash and slice the peppers into strips
  • slice the chicken fillets into small strips or goujons
  • In a small bowl mix the wine, bean sauce and soy sauce together

Step 3

  • half fill a medium pan with water and boil
  • add a spot of olive oil and a pinch of salt to the boiling water
  • Add the noodles to the hot water

Step 4

  • Heat the wok
  • add the oil
  • add the garlic and chopped chilli
  • Add the chicken
  • cook for 5 minutes

Step 5

  • add the remaining vegetables to the wok
  • cook for 5 minutes
  • add the sauce
  • cook for 2 minutes
  • season with salt and pepper

Step 6

  • drain the noodles and wash, place back into the pan and warm through on a low light
  • place the noodles in individual serving dishes
  • place the stir fry on top

Recipe Utensils

  • 1 chopping board
  • 1 fish slice
  • 1 Garlic crusher
  • 1 large knife
  • 1 large pan
  • 1 sieve
  • 1 small bowl
  • 1 wok

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How to make chicken and vegetable stir fry

Slice the carrots, spring onions, cucumber, celery and peppers, mix the black bean, soy sauce and wine together. Cook the noodles till soft.  Stir fry the chilli and garlic in a wok add the strips of chicken, cook for a few minutes then add the carrots, spring onions, cucumber, celery and peppers. Then add black bean sauce. Drain the noodles, make a bed with the noodles and place the chicken and vegetables on top. 

What is black bean sauce

black bean sauce originates from china and is made from douchi which is a salted fermented soy bean. Black bean sauce uses douchi, soy sauce and garlic and has a savoury taste which is bitter sweet, spicy and slightly salty. 

What makes our chicken stir fry in black bean sauce the best

We have picked a selection of fresh and crunchy vegetables to compliment the chicken in black bean sauce perfectly the addition of wine and soy sauce to the black bean sauce makes this extra special

Make chicken and vegetable stir fry for dinner tonight

Chicken and vegetables stir fried in black bean sauce makes the perfect evening meal its quick and very healthy so is ideal for those busy work nights while maintaining a healthy diet. 

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