Chinese Style Green Beans Recipe

Madhuli Ajay
Chinese Style Green Beans Recipe
1646 ratings.

Chinese style Green beans is a delicious ,spicy and quick side dish, sure to please even those who do not like beans. The Green beans are flavored with ginger-garlic and the quick frying keeps the beans crunchy. Use fresh beans so that they cook easily. The Chinese Green beans can also be served on their own for a light, healthy meal.

Serve the Chinese Style Green Beans Recipe for lunch or dinner.

You can serve the Chinese Style Green Beans Recipe with some Thai Jasmine Sticky Rice

Here few beans recipes which you would like to try. 

  1. Thai Stir Fried Green Beans Recipe
  2. Carrot And Beans Poriyal
  3. Sweet Potato And Green Beans Salad


Cuisine: Sichuan
Course: Appetizer
Diet: Vegetarian
Equipments Used: Hard Anodised Kadai (Wok)
Prep in

10 M

Cooks in

10 M

Total in

20 M


4 Servings


  • 250 grams Green beans (French Beans) , strings removed, washed and cut into 2”pieces
  • 1 tablespoon Sesame (Gingelly) Oil
  • 5 cloves Garlic , minced
  • 1 inch Ginger , julienne
  • 1 tablespoon Soy sauce
  • 1/2 tablespoon White Wine Vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Red Chilli sauce , (optional)
  • 2 Dry Red Chilli , broken into pieces
  • 2 teaspoon Corn flour
  • 4 tablespoon Vegetable stock
  • 2 tablespoon Sesame seeds (Til seeds) , toasted

How to make Chinese Style Green Beans Recipe

  1. To begin making the Chinese Style Green Beans, first heat the oil in a wok.

  2. Add the ginger and garlic and sauté for 1-2 seconds.

  3. Add the red chilies and then the beans.

  4. Stir fry for 1-2 minutes and then add a tablespoon of the stock.

  5. Cook, them covered for 1-2 minutes, till the beans are just tender but still crunchy.

  6. Sprinkle salt and add the soy sauce, vinegar, and the chili garlic sauce (if using).Mix well.

  7. In a small bowl, mix the corn flour with the rest of the vegetable stock and add it to the beans. Stir so that the sauce coats all over the beans. 

  8. Let it cook for another 3 minutes.

  9. Garnish with the sesame seeds and serve immediately.

  10. Your Chinese Style Green Beans Ready to be served with some Thai Jasmine Sticky Rice.