Prepared this simple soup for two with ingredients mostly available in my kitchen. I believe most Chinese kitchen would have them too. This is a healthy soup with wood ear fungus [known to help to reduce cholesterol, improves blood circulation and lower blood pressure] and red dates [rich in vitamins,
This is a Chinese grandmother style home-cooked fried yellow noodles. Not my grandma or mum. My family style fried yellow noodles is without tomatoes or mushrooms. We used prawns, meat slices and a must have ingredient is crispy fried shallots popularly known for this noodle ‘Hokkien Char’. It is awesome.