Zha Jiang Mian

This version of zha jiang mian features pasta topped with a flavorful Chinese black bean sauce, ground beef and crunchy cucumber.

i’ve been eating zha jiang mian for years. what? what is this asian thing you speak of? i liken it to a sweet version of spaghetti bolognese, but with sweet black bean sauce instead of tomato sauce. it’s soft and comforting, not to mention extremely easy. at least this iteration is; it’s from my mom’s […]