How to make Dry Noodles With Prawns And Bean Sprouts -

Stir fried prawns with beans and tofu.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Noodles (नूडल्ज़ ), Prawns (प्रॉन/कोलम्बी/झींगा)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Dry Noodles With Prawns And Bean Sprouts

Dry Noodles With Prawns And Bean Sprouts Recipe Card


Some say Chinese cuisine is 400,000 years old going back to the Peking Man and his use of fire. Some other accounts of the history of Chinese cuisine takes the beginning to the Chinese stone age. However today Chinese cuisine enjoys the distinction of being the most popular in the world.
All this furore about Chinese food can make one wonder what is so special about this cuisine.  To put it in one word it is wholesome.  It has the characteristics of being nutritious, economical, balanced and delicious. It cannot be gainsaid that Chinese food is popular the world over and it can be adapted into our modern lifestyles as the strong link between diet and health of body, mind and spirit is epitomized in Chinese cookery. We all desire harmony in our lives and this works on the ancient Taoist principle of Yin and Yang in which balance and contrast are the key. Each Chinese dish reflects a balance of taste, texture, aroma and colour. Be it sweet, sour, pungent, hot, salty or spicy – all the six basic flavours are incorporated deftly in all Chinese dishes.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet and Sour

Ingredients for Dry Noodles With Prawns And Bean Sprouts Recipe

  • Noodles boiled 1/2 cup

  • Prawns peeled and deveined 20-22 medium

  • Bean sprouts blanched 1/2 cup

  • Lemon juice 1/4 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder 1 teaspoon

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 1 tablespoon

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Tofu cut into thin strips 1/2 cup

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1 tablespoon

  • Fish sauce 2 tablespoons

  • Red chilli powder a pinch

  • Roasted peanuts coarsely ground 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Marinate the prawns with two tablespoons lemon juice, salt, black pepper powder and cornflour for ten to fifteen minutes.

Step 2

Heat oil in a wok and deep fry the prawns till golden brown. Drain and set aside.

Step 3

Combine together noodles, bean sprouts, tofu, castor sugar, fish sauce, remaining lemon juice, red chilli powder, fried prawns and mix well.

Step 4

Serve sprinkled with peanuts and coriander leaves.

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