18 Noodle Recipes to Celebrate Chinese New Year
With Chinese New Year just around the corner, now is a great time to up your noodle game. That’s why we’ve gathered some of the best noodle dishes out there to help you out. Once you’ve collected your ingredients, these 18 delicious dishes will be a breeze to prepare. And after just a few bites, you’ll be ready to become a noodle master. Say goodbye to your local takeout, ’cause these homemade stir fry recipes are beyond compare.
5. Biang Biang Noodles: It only takes a dab of XO sauce and a smattering of condiments sprinkled over top to make these hand-pulled noodles shine. Watch this video to see a hand-pulled-noodle-making master at work; it’s pretty awe-inspiring. (via Martha Stewart)
7. Savory Chinese Rice Noodle Salad: This chilled noodle salad features a host of textures along with deep, delicious flavor. The contrast of slippery noodles with the crunch of cucumber and sprouts will keep you coming back for more. (via Light Orange Bean)
11. Dan Dan Noodles: At the heart of this recipe is a homemade chile-infused oil featuring a different sort of warmth, courtesy of cinnamon and star anise. There are a lot of elements involved, but they’ve been broken down to make the dish totally manageable… well, as long as you can handle a little heat. (via The Woks of Life)
14. Longevity Noodles: Bring a whole lotta luck into the New Year with these long(evity) noodles. Simply dressed with sesame, garlic, scallion and soy sauce, they work well paired with just about anything. (via Hip Foodie Mom)
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