Udon Noodles with Beans | How to make Udon Noodles with Beans

By Amrita Iyer  |  27th Nov 2016  |  
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About Udon Noodles with Beans Recipe

Almost everyone loves Chinese food and India has developed its own version of “Indianised” Chinese cuisine which is a favourite in almost every state.Cal Chinese, Continental” menu! “Mein” refers to the noodles made in China.There are almost 15 varieties of Chinese Noddles and each have their own shape and used in various recipes. Udon Noodles are flat and bigger than the ones used for Hakka Noodles or Chowmein in India.During winters, the markets get flooded with myriads of fresh and crunchy vegetables!Its a sin not to eat veggies when they are at their juiciest best!I love all the kinds of beans – French Beans,Sugar Snap Peas,String Beans,Wal Beans…the list is endless! I decided to give Udon Noodles a “beany twist” and changed the sauces and the result was this awesome tasting creation.

Udon Noodles with Beans, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Udon Noodles with Beans is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by Amrita Iyer. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Udon Noodles with Beans is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Udon Noodles with Beans recipe by Amrita Iyer. Udon Noodles with Beans can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Udon Noodles with Beans just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Udon Noodles with Beans can serve 2 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Udon Noodles with Beans.

Udon Noodles with Beans

Ingredients to make Udon Noodles with Beans

  • For preparing the noodles:
  • 300 gms Udon Noodles
  • 1/2 tbsp salt
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 tbsp Chinese Sesame oil(optional)
  • For the Vegetables :
  • 1 cup French Beans – chopped into batons
  • 1 cup sugar Snap Peas – strings removed and halved
  • 4 – 5 Green onions/Leeks – Whites removed and chopped separately and greens chopped and kept separately
  • 1 carrot – peeled and chopped into batons
  • 5 – 6 Baby corn (optional) – chopped
  • 2 tbsp chopped garlic
  • 1/2 cup capsicum/Bell Pepper – chopped lengthwise
  • You can add Mushrooms,Cabbage,Bean Sprouts or Bok Choy if you have them.Non vegetarians can add boiled and shredded Chicken or Duck,boiled and flaked Fish or stir fried Pork or Beef.
  • You can use MSG or Ajinomoto but I prefer to omit them!
  • 2 tbsp peanut/groundnut oil (optional)
  • 2 tsp salt
  • For the sauce :
  • 2 tbsp Soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp vinegar
  • 1 tbsp green chilli sauce
  • 1 tbsp Red chilli sauce
  • 2 tbsp Corn Syrup/sugar syrup/honey

How to make Udon Noodles with Beans

  1. Boil the noodles : Heat sufficient water in a large stock pot or pan and add salt and 1/2 tbsp Oil.Bring to a vigorous boil and add the noodles.
  2. Boil till al dente or just cooked.Drain in a colander and mix the remaining 1 1/2 tbsp oil into the noodles so that they do not stick to each other.Keep aside.
  3. Prepare the vegetables : Heat Oil in a Wok or a large pan to smoking point,reduce heat and add the chopped garlic and Onion whites.Increase heat and sauté for 2 – 3 minutes and add the beans and carrot and sauté for 5 – 7 minutes.
  4. Add the rest of the vegetables – baby corn and capsicum and all the sauces one by one.Mix well and cook for 4 – 5 minutes till the vegetables are coated with the sauces.
  5. Add the boiled and prepared noodles and toss to amalgamate.Drizzle 2 tbsp Chinese Sesame Oil on top for a greater and nuttier taste!
  6. Serve : Remove to a bowl and serve piping hot with Tomato Ketchup,Manchurian or on its own!

My Tip:

NOTE : We need to “just cook” the noodles as later on while stir frying they will start cooking again.If overcooked now they might turn into a doughy paste later on!

Reviews for Udon Noodles with Beans (2)

Annam Shri2 years ago

Looks amazing Amrita!

krishna v2 years ago


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