Longevity Noodles with Shrimp


  • 2 Tablespoons hoisin sauce
  • 2 teaspoons minced ginger
  • 3 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 Tablespoon chili garlic sauce adjust to your heat level
  • 1/3 cup soy sauce
  • 3 teaspoons corn starch
  • 2 Tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons vegetable oil divided
  • 1 package Chinese long egg noodle or spaghetti
  • 1 lb shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 red or yellow pepper or a combination of both, thinly julienned
  • 3-4 scallions, chopped


  • Cook the noodles 1-2 minutes less than the packet instructions, run under cold water, drain, set aside.
  • To make the sauce, in a small bowl, mix 1/2 cup water, corn starch, soy sauce, hoisin sauce, chili garlic sauce, ginger, garlic, and set aside.
  • Heat a a wok over high heat. Add 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil and heat until shimmering. Add the shrimp and stir-fry for 2-3 minutes, until just cooked. Remove the shrimp to a bowl.
  • Add the remaining 2 teaspoons of vegetable oil and stir-fry the scallions for 30 seconds, until fragrant. Add the red pepper and stir-fry for 3 minutes, then add the shrimp and the sauce. Stir together.
  • Toss noodles into wok, combine everything well until noodles are hot, no more than 3 minutes. Serve immediately.
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