Pan Fried Salmon in Black Bean Sauce


Pan Fried Salmon in Black Bean Sauce


•Salmon fillet
•1 ˝ tbsp of black beans
•2 cloves of garlic (finely chopped)
•3 slices of ginger, cut into strips
•Spring onion (sliced)
•Rice vinegar

Preparation for black bean paste:

1.Soak black beans in warm water for 5 mins.
2.Drain and add 2 cloves of finely chopped garlic and 2 tablespoons of cooking oil.
3.Crush the black beans with a spoon until it becomes a paste.


1.Season salmon with salt, pepper and sesame oil for 20 mins.
2.Heat 2 tbsp of cooking oil.
3.Lightly coat salmon in corn flour.
4.Place salmon in wok to fry each side for approximately 5 mins. (Turn to low heat).
5.Transfer to a dish.
6.Add black bean paste into the wok.
7.Add: Shaosing wine, 1 cup of water, 1 tbsp of oyster sauce, 1 tsp of salt, 1 tsp of sugar, 1 tsp of dark soy sauce, 1 tbsp of rice vinegar, white pepper and sesame oil.
8.Add ginger and spring onion.
9.Thicken the sauce with corn flour (mixed with water).
10.Pour the sauce onto the salmon.
                                      Ready to Serve