Asian Inspired Noodles Bowl

September 22, 2023

By Joseph Joseph Indonesia

One word: mouth-watering.

Created by plant-based kitchen magician Sara Kiyo Popowa, better known as @Shisodelicious on Instagram, this Asian-inspired noodles dish is the perfect antidote to a long day at the office. It’s quick to make, delicious to taste and is guaranteed to become your next feel-good favourite. Enjoy.



Step 1

Steam the broccoli and beans until the broccoli is tender but bright green. No more than 5 minutes.


Step 2

Add sesame oil, soy, vinegar and salt to a large bowl.


Step 3

Finely chop the chilli, herbs and spring onion and add them to the soy and oil mix. Combine.⁠


Step 4

Spiralize the carrot and add to the oil and herb mix. Combine well.⁠⁠


Step 5

Add the cooked noodles and the carrot mix to an eating bowl.⁠


Step 6

Add the steamed broccoli and beans to the noodles.⁠


Step 7

Slice and add the avocado.


Step 8

Garnish with more spring onion, herbs and sesame seeds if you have some.⁠ Mix everything up before tucking in – and enjoy!⁠




30 Minutes




1 small bunch tenderstem broccoli (or any brassica)⁠

A handful of cooked butter beans⁠

2 tbsp toasted sesame oil⁠

1 tbsp soy sauce and more to taste⁠

1 tbsp rice or apple cider vinegar⁠

Sea salt to taste⁠

1 green chilli to taste⁠

Small bunch each of coriander and mint⁠

1 spring onion⁠

1 carrot⁠

1 portion of cooked noodles (soba is delicious)⁠

1/2 avocado⁠