1) Prepare the Ingredients: Slice Cucumber, Chop Scallion
a. To make the noodles: Boil a pot of water at high heat. When it is boiled, put in the noodles, change heat to medium. Let noodles boil for about 10 minutes.
b. To make the sauce: Pour oil into a large pan. Add Star Anise.
a. Noodles: When the noodles are cooked fully, turn off the heat.
b. Sauce: When you can smell the Star Anise, put chopped scallion and pork into the pan.
4) Sauce: Cook pork until it turns a brownish color.
5) Sauce: Add the cup of black bean paste into the pan.
6) Sauce: Mix the ingredients well and let the sauce cook for about 5 more minutes, then turn the heat off.