Charred Scallion Noodles

THE BASICS

Posted on Chef’s TikTok and Reels on 3/8/22

Serves 1-2

INGREDIENTS

1 bunch Scallions

1 package Udon Noodles

2 Tbsp Soy Sauce

1 Tbsp Dark Soy Sauce
1 Tbsp Chinkiang Vinegar (can substitute balsamic vinegar with pinch Chinese five-spice powder)
1 tsp Honey
Grapeseed Oil, for cooking
Kosher salt and fresh ground pepper to taste

STEP 1

Chop scallions into 1 inch pieces. Using the side of your knife, whack the white ends of the scallions to that they are flat.

STEP 2

Coat a cold wok with grapeseed oil, add the scallions, and cook on a low heat for 20 minutes.

STEP 3

Meanwhile, prepare the udon noodles according to the package instructions.

STEP 4

Mix your sauce: whisk together the soy sauce, dark soy sauce, Chinkiang vinegar and honey.

STEP 5

Once your scallions are charred and brown, add the stir fry sauce to the wok and mix.

STEP 6

Add the cooked noodles to the wok and toss to mix thoroughly. Be sure to get the scallions of the side of the wok!

STEP 7

Taste for seasoning, then plate into 1-2 bowls. Serve and enjoy!