Ken Hom’s Vegan friendly Sichuan Dan Dan Noodles

Lee Kum Kee have some of the best Chinese ingredients available in the UK. Celebrated Chef, Ken Hom, takes advantage of these vibrant flavours in his recipe for spicy Vegan friendly Sichuan Dan Dan Noodles.

Serves four


Lee Kum Kee Dan Dan noodles225g (8oz) whole wheat noodles

110g courgette, finely chopped

2 tbsp Lee Kum Kee Chilli Garlic Sauce

1 tbsp Lee Kum Kee Premium Dark Soy Sauce

2 tsp Lee Kum Kee Chiu Chow Chilli Oil

2 tbsp Shaoxing rice wine or dry sherry

1 tbsp groundnut or vegetable oil

1 tbsp peanut butter

1 tbsp sugar

450ml (16 fl oz) vegetarian stock

1 tbsp garlic, finely chopped

2 tsp fresh ginger, finely chopped


1 Heat a wok or large frying pan over high heat and add the oil. Add the courgette, garlic, ginger and stir-fry for 1 minute. Add the rest of the ingredients. Reduce the heat and simmer for 3 minutes over low heat.

2 Cook the noodles in a large pot of boiling water according to the pack instructions. Drain them well in a colander. Divide the noodles into individual bowls and ladle the sauce over them. Serve your Dan Dan noodles at once.


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