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
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.