Tianmianjiang (Sweet Bean Sauce)

  • Tianmianjiang

    Tianmianjiang or sweet bean sauce is a thick, dark brown- or black-colored Chinese sauce made from wheat flour, sugar, salt, mantou, and fermented yellow soybeans.

    Sweet bean sauce can be found in typical Asian supermarkets under various English names.  It might be easier to look for the Chinese name written as 甜麵醬.

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