Stir-fried Mee Tai Mak / Bee Tai Mak (Rice Pin Noodles)

Stir-fried Mee Tai Mak/ Bee Tai Mak (Rice Pin Noodles)

Servings: 4 servings
Author: Marvellina
Rice flour noodle shaped like rat's tail is stir-fried in seasonings.
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INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 lb mee thai mak noodle/ Vietnamese Ban Bot Loc noodles
  • 3 Tbsp cooking oil
  • 8 oz large shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 2 oz minced pork marinade with 1 Tbsp of soy sauce, pinch of sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 cloves garlic peeled and finely chopped
  • 3 to 4 small bunches of yu choy/A choy/Choy Sum trim large stalks into smaller pieces

Seasonings:

Garnishes

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. The noodles are hard when it is cold or refrigerated but will soften when heated. Briefly blanch the noodles in a boiling water for about 1 minute or you can just microwave them for 30 seconds or so. Set aside

  2. Heat up the wok/skillet with oil. Add shrimp and cook until they turn pink and cooked through. Dish out. Add garlic and stir fry for 10 seconds. Add the minced pork and stir fry and kinda break them apart and cook until they just turn color, about 2 minutes. Push the meat to the side and break in two eggs and let them cook for about 1 minute before breaking them up lightly with a spatula

  3. Add the vegetables and stir fry until they are started to wilt but still has that fresh green colors
  4. Add the rice pin noodles and seasonings and continue to stir-fry for another minute or so until the noodles pick up the dark brown color from the seasonings. Add the shrimp back in and stir everything to mix

  5. Have a taste and add soy sauce if needed. Turn off heat. Garnish with some chopped green onion and fried shallots crisp and served immediately