Chunjang Black Bean Paste


Product is in stock

Origin: South Korea
SKU: BB0084
Size: 250g
Cuisine: Korea
Minimum Shelf Life: 3 months


Chunjang black bean paste is an essential ingredient in jajjangmyun - a Korean dish of stir-fried pork belly and mixed vegetables in a thick black bean sauce, served with wheat noodles. Also known as Chinese black bean paste, use to give the distinctive flavour to Chinese favourites like beef in black bean sauce with green peppers.

The black bean paste is salty with a hint of sweetness, with lots of umami depth. Add a spoonful to stir-fry sauces to boost the flavour. Dilute with sesame oil and rice vinegar, and mix in some grated ginger to make a dipping sauce.

Ingredients: black bean paste (soya, wheat flour, salt, water), caramel, salt, soya powder, rice wine, water, flavour enhancer (monosodium glutamate [E621]). Contains allergens: soya, gluten (wheat).

Feefo Reviews



  • Brilliant service, arrived within a couple of days. Will use again.

  • As a first time customer, I was really impressed by how quickly my goods arrived and how well packed they were. I would definitely use Sous Chef again.

  • A fantastic shopping experience. A great variety and easy to find. Good product information too.

As Featured In