Taiwanese Beef Noodles 台灣牛肉麵 is probably the most famous Taiwan street food! It is many people’s favourite taste of Taiwan. It’s so beefy and hot it’s perfect for this cold weather, also it’s delicious in hot weather too! Joanne makes this authentic, traditional hot Taiwan food and it tastes like the best beef noodles you’ve had. The ingredients below are for about 6 to 8 people. We cooked it and left more than half for another day, it gets even better with time.

Taiwan beef noodles

Taiwan beef noodles

The ingredients 食材;


Taiwan beef noodle ingredients

  • 600g shin beef
  • 600g flank steak
  • 3 carrots
  • 3 tomatoes
  • 1 bowl soy sauce
  • half a bowl of dark soy sauce
  • half a bowl of Taiwanese rice wine
  • Taiwanese spice bag
  • coriander (a handful)
  • 4 spring onions
  • 2 medium onions
  • 2 large pieces of rock sugar (about 5 teaspoons of normal sugar)
  • ginger (5 slices)
  • 4 garlic cloves
  • sour green vegetable pickle
  • noodles

The method 作法;

  1. Chop your beef into squares
  2. Use boiling water to rinse your beef chunks
  3. Heat some oil in a large pan and add in the spring onion, chili, chopped onion (half of it), garlic and ginger
  4. When you can smell these vegetables cooking add in your chopped beef, quickly stir fry
  5. Add the soy sauce, dark soy sauce and rice wine, rock sugar, coriander and spice bag and then cover the pan for 5 minutes to stream and simmer
  6. Now add 2 litres of boiling water, turn the cooker to low/medium, cook for 45 minutes
  7. Add in the carrots, tomatoes and the rest of the chopped onion, cook for 15 more minutes
  8. Cook your noodles to be ready
  9. Get a large bowl, put in enough noodles for one person, top it with your hot beef stew and soup
  10. Sprinkle coriander, spring onion, chilli and sour green pickle
Taiwan beef noodles

Taiwan beef noodles

Joanne has recorded a how to make Taiwan Beef Noodles 台灣牛肉麵 video so you can see and follow the exact step-by-step method, chopping sizes and the timings she uses. Now you can eat Taiwan beef noodles anywhere in the world where you can watch YouTube!

How to make Taiwanese Beef Noodles 台灣牛肉麵 video

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