How to make Traditional Beijing Noodles? – 超级好吃的老北京炸酱面做法 – 0失误简单粗暴简易做法



Ready In: 15min


682 per Serving

Good For:

Lunch, Dinner


About this Recipe

By: YongXin Hu

Zha Jiang Mian or Beijing Noodles is a traditional Beijing dish full of flavour and freshness.

The literal meaning of Zha Jiang Mian is fried sauce noodles. Popular in Northern regions of China, this dish consists of three components: Pork fried then simmered in a dark, thick and salty sauce, freshly cooked noodles and various types of vegetable.


For the Sauce:

2 Spring Onions Chopped

150g Mushrooms

4 Garlic Gloves Finely Chopped

2 Tablespoons of Ginger Sliced

200g Pork Mincc or Beef Mince


200g Wheat Noodles or your favourite type


The Vegetables:

Half a Cucumber Sliced to strips

200g Beansprouts



Percent Daily Values based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

  • Protien 78% 78%
  • Carbs 33% 33%
  • Calories 34% 34%
  • Total Fat 32% 32%

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1  – Make the Sauce

Heat up a sauce pan and add a splash of oil about 2 tbsp. Add pork mince and fry on low heat to bring the fat out of the pork.

Step 2

Once the pork starts to change colour add in 1 tbsp of Chinese cooking Wine

Step 3

Then add in the Ginger, Garlic and Spring Onions stir and fry for 1 minute. Add in the mushrooms and mix again frying on medium.

Add a good pinch of salt and fry till everything is soft and cooked.

Step 4

Add in 2 TBSP of lLght Soy Sauce, 1 TBSP of Dark Soy Sauce and 5 TBSP of Soya Bean Paste give everything a good mix.

Step 5

Mix together 1 TBSP of Corn Flour and 100ml of cold water and add to the pan to thicken up the sauce.

Step 6

Once the sauce is thick turn off the heat and let it cool.

Step 7

Place your cooked noodles in a bowl and top with your Beansprouts, Sliced Cucumber and Cooled Sauce

Step 8 –

Mixed everything together and enjoy your Beijing Noodles