Spicy choy sum noodles
( SERVES 4 )
Choy sum is one of the most common Asian vegetables, with its distinctive yellow buds and yellowy-green leaves. You can substitute choy sum in recipes using gai larn.
- Cook rice noodles in a saucepan of boiling water for 6-8 minutes or until tender. Drain and set aside. Heat the oil in a frying pan or wok over high heat.
- Add the chilli and ginger and cook for 1 minute. Add the noodles, stock and soy sauce and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add the choy sum and cook for a further 1-2 minutes or until choy sum is tender.
- Serve topped with mint.
TIP You can also use fresh rice noodles, available in the refrigerated section from Asian grocers and selected supermarkets.