Welcoming the Year of the Snake with Tallarin Saltado (Stir-fried noodles)

Welcoming the Year of the Snake with Tallarin Saltado (Stir-fried noodles)

We are welcoming the Year of the Snake in the Chinese Horoscope, by banqueting on one of our favorite foods: Chifa. This kind of cuisine is craved throughout Peru, and is a varied and intensely flavored expression of Peruvian and Chinese fusion. The usual way of eating it is ordering many dishes to share, and [...]

Ingredients

  • 1 pound egg noodles
  • ⅓ cup vegetable oil
  • 1 chicken breast cut in dices
  • Salt and pepper
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, finely chopped
  • 1 cup pac choy, cut in thick slices
  • 1 cup red bell pepper cut in slices
  • ½ white onion cut in slices
  • ½ cup scallions, cut in thick slices
  • ½ cup jolantao, cut in half
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Pisco or Brandy
  • ½ tablespoon potato starch
  • 1 cup soy sprouts
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