Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon

Assorted Stir-Fried Bee Hoon, a well-liked and sought-after Zi Char dish, is a delectable medley of rice vermicelli stir-fried with an assortment of flavorful ingredients. This dish showcases the chef’s creativity, as it allows for a variety of ingredients such as prawns, chicken, squid, fish cake, and vegetables to be combined harmoniously. The thin rice vermicelli, known as “bee hoon,” absorbs the enticing flavors of the seasonings and ingredients, resulting in a delicious and aromatic one-dish meal. Its versatility, generous portion, and tantalizing taste have made Assorted Stir-Fried Bee Hoon a favorite choice among diners seeking a satisfying and diverse culinary experience during their Zi Char dining sessions.

Why Do People Love Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon

Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon offers a harmonious blend of flavours and textures that pleases the palate and leaves people craving more. Its diverse mix of ingredients creates a delightful and flavourful combination. The dish typically includes a variety of vegetables like cabbage, carrots, and bean sprouts, as well as protein sources such as shrimp, chicken, and slices of pork or beef. These ingredients add texture, colour, and a range of tastes, making each bite exciting.

The bee hoon, which refers to rice vermicelli noodles, is a key component that people love. The noodles are cooked until they become soft and absorb the flavours of the sauce and other ingredients, resulting in a satisfying and comforting texture.

Making Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon Yourself

making Assorted Stir-Fried Bee Hoon yourself

If you’re making this dish yourself, here’s a recipe that you can try out.

Ingredients:

  • 200 grams dried rice vermicelli (Bee Hoon)
  • 200 grams of assorted vegetables (carrots, bell peppers, beansprouts, cabbage, etc.)
  • 200 grams chicken breast (sliced thinly) OR 200 grams prawns (peeled and deveined) OR tofu (cubed)
  • 3 cloves of garlic (minced)
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon oyster sauce
  • 1 teaspoon fish sauce (optional for added umami flavour)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh coriander leaves for garnish

Preparation time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 15 minutes

Servings: 4

How To Cook Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon

Step 1: Prepare the Rice Vermicelli

  • Soak the dried rice vermicelli in a bowl of warm water for about 10 minutes or until they soften.
  • Drain the noodles and set them aside.

Step 2: Prepare the Assorted Vegetables and Protein

  • Wash and cut the assorted vegetables into thin strips or bite-sized pieces.
  • If using chicken or prawns, season them with salt and pepper.

Step 3: Stir Fry the Ingredients

  • Heat the vegetable oil in a large wok or frying pan over medium-high heat.
  • Add the minced garlic and stir-fry for a minute until fragrant.
  • Add the chicken, prawns, or tofu, and cook until they are almost cooked through.
  • Add the assorted vegetables and stir-fry for another 2-3 minutes until they are slightly tender.

Step 4: Add the Rice Vermicelli and Seasonings

  • Add the soaked and drained rice vermicelli to the pan, followed by the soy sauce, oyster sauce, and fish sauce (if using).
  • Toss everything together gently, ensuring that the noodles and vegetables are well coated with the sauce.
  • Continue to stir-fry for another 3-4 minutes or until the noodles are heated through and evenly combined with the other ingredients.
  • Taste and adjust the seasonings according to your preference.

Step 5: Serve and Garnish

  • Transfer the Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon to a serving platter or individual plates.
  • Garnish with fresh coriander leaves for an extra burst of freshness and colour.

Serving Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon With Other Dishes

Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon pairs well with fresh vegetables such as bean sprouts, cabbage, and carrots for added crunch and texture. Additionally, it can be served alongside tender slices of chicken, beef, or shrimp, providing a satisfying protein element to the dish.

Nutritional/Health Benefits

  1. Protein: The dish typically contains various proteins like prawns, chicken, squid, and fish cake, providing essential amino acids for various bodily functions and muscle repair.
  2. Vitamins and Minerals: Assorted Stir-Fried Bee Hoon includes vegetables like carrots and cabbage, offering vitamins A, C, and K, as well as minerals like potassium and magnesium, supporting immune function, bone health, and overall well-being.
  3. Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Seafood ingredients like squid and fish cake are rich in omega-3 fatty acids, supporting heart health and reducing inflammation.
  4. Carbohydrates: Bee hoon, being rice vermicelli, provides a source of carbohydrates, offering energy for daily activities and bodily functions.
  5. Fiber: The dish includes vegetables and sometimes bean sprouts, providing dietary fiber for healthy digestion.
  6. Balanced Flavor Profile: Assorted Stir-Fried Bee Hoon offers a delightful balance of savory, slightly sweet, and umami-rich flavors, appealing to a wide range of palates.
  7. Vegan-Friendly Option: The dish can be customized with vegetarian ingredients, making it suitable for vegans and providing a nutritious plant-based option.
  8. Nutrient-Rich Seasonings: The flavorful seasonings and sauces add to the dish’s nutritional profile, enhancing its overall taste.
  9. Customizable: Chefs can adjust the ingredients to suit different dietary preferences and nutritional needs, making it a versatile and nourishing dish.

Visit Lao Li Da Pai Dang For An Authentic Zi Char Experience

The above recipe is just one of the many ways to making this dish. 

If you’re looking to enjoy delicious Assorted Stir Fried Bee Hoon without all the hassle and preparation time, while discovering a unique version that our customers can’t get enough of, then come on down to our restaurant for an enjoyous dine-in or takeaway, and experience it for yourself, only at Lao Li Da Pai Dang!

Whether you’re in the mood for this, or wish to explore other dishes, our extensive zi char menu promises to delight at every turn. At Lao Li Da Pai Dang, the warm and inviting ambience, coupled with attentive service, creates a family-friendly and inclusive atmosphere that only adds to the enjoyment whenever you visit and dine with us. 

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