Japanese-style Ja Ja Mein (Noodles with Spicy Meat Sauce)

Yes another noodle dish, I told you I loved noodles didn't I?  You'll love this latest noodle dish too, I promise.  I have been wanting to make Ja Ja Mein at home here in Seattle for awhile now.  It has always been one of my favorite dishes (yes, I have many) the spicy meat, chewy noodles and crunchy cucumber is happiness in a bowl to me.  There is no soup in Ja Ja Mein so it's a great noodle dish when you want something a little different than a bowl of ramen.  It was always my go-to dish at the neighborhood Chuka Ryoriasan (Chinese restaurant) in Tokyo. After My husband and I moved back … [Read more...]