Chap Chae – Korean Glass Noodles
July 27, 2014
1/2 lb dried sweet potato noodles
2 1/2 tsp sesame oil, divided
1 tsp cooking oil
3/4 cup thinly sliced onions
2 carrots cut in matchsticks
2 cloves garlic finely minced
3 stalks green onion cut into 1 inch pieces
1/2 cup slides shiitake mushrooms
6 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon sugar
1 tablespoon sesame seeds
Boil noodles for 5 minutes. Rinse immediately with very cold water. Mix in 1 tsp sesame oil. Cut noodles into 8 inch length.
Mix soy and sugar together. Add oil, carrots and onions and stir fry until tender. Add garlic, green onions and mushrooms, fry for 1 minute. Add soy sauce, sugar, and noodles. Stir fry for 3 minutes. Take off heat, add 1 1/2 tsp of sesame oil and seeds. Toss. Serve.
Could add different meats as well.