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By carvalhohm

Rate this recipe 4.7/5 (26 Votes)
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  • Chicken Marinade:
  • 8 oz fresh egg noodles or steamed chow mein/chow mein
  • 4 oz chicken breast, cut into pieces
  • 3 tablespoons oil
  • 3-4 cloves garlic, finely minced
  • 2 oz cabbage, finely sliced
  • 1/2 small carrot, peeled and cut into thin strips
  • 1 heaping tablespoon oyster sauce
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon dark soy sauce, optional, for coloring purpose
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 3 dashes white pepper powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • 4 oz bean sprouts, rinsed and drained
  • 2 stalks scallion, cut into 2-inch lengths
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon corn starch

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Prep the noodles according to the packaging instructions

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A Cantonese chef -- my roommate-- gave me this recipe that I translated into English

  • FLAVOURING MIX:
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons chicken bouillon
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons oyster sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon sesame oil
  • MEAT INGREDIENTS:
  • 1/2 lb chicken breast, sliced
  • 1/2 lb barbecued pork (char xiu)
  • 6 -8 medium shrimp
  • 7 -8 baby bok choy
  • VEGETABLES:
  • broccoli
  • cauliflower
  • 3/4 cup shiitake mushroom (rehydrated or fresh, i buy the dried black ones)
  • 1/2 cup sliced bamboo shoot
  • 1/4 cup sliced water chestnuts
  • 1/2 cup baby corn
  • 3 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 2 (250 g) packages fresh egg noodles
  • 1/4 cup water
  • OTHER INGREDIENTS
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 5 tablespoons oil
3.8/5 (27 Votes)

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A delicious dinner that is as good as takeout!

  • 1/2 lb. angel hair pasta
  • 3 T. hoisin sauce
  • 1/4 cup chicken broth
  • 2 T. soy sauce
  • 2 tsp. sesame oil
  • 1 tsp. corn starch
  • 2 T. vegetable oil
  • 1 T. finely chopped ginger
  • 1 medium onion cut in thin slices
  • 5 shitakke mushroom caps thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup thin sliced carrots
  • 1 cup broccoli
  • 1 cup sugar snap peas
  • 1 can Chinese corn
  • 1 lb. chicken breast cut in strips
4/5 (2 Votes)

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Take out equipment and ingredients the night before

  • 1 package Steam Fried Noodles (14 oz / 397 gms) Taipan brand is what could be tested with.
  • 1 teaspoon Canola Oil
  • 1 Medium Yellow Onion
  • 1 1/2 pounds [675 gms] Flank Steak (or Sirloin Steak)
  • 1/4 cup No-Nut Peanut Butter
  • 1/3 cup VH Dry Garlic Sparerib Sauce
  • 1/4 cup Water
  • 2 heads Broccoli Florets
  • 10 Mushrooms
  • 1/2 Red Pepper
  • 1/2 Yellow Pepper
  • 1 teaspoon Canola Oil
  • 2 Green Onions
  • 1 teaspoon Fresh Ginger (from a jar)
  • 1 teaspoon Fresh Garlic (from a jar)
  • Cooked Steam Fried Noodles
  • 1 tablespoon Kepac Manis (Sweet Soy Sauce)
  • 1/4 teaspoon Curry Powder
4.6/5 (18 Votes)

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Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over high heat

  • 8 ounces Chinese long beans or green beans, cut into 1/2 to 1-inch pieces to yield about 2 cups
  • 2 large carrots, peeled, trimmed and cut into matchstick-size pieces
  • 8 ounces fresh or dried chow mein noodles
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 (2-inch) piece fresh ginger, peeled and minced
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 6 large shiitake mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1 (8-ounce) can sliced water chestnuts, rinsed and drained
  • 1/4 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup hoisin sauce*
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • Can be found at specialty Asian markets
4.7/5 (23 Votes)

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This beef broccoli lo mein recipe is an excellent way to use up flank steak or round steak

  • 1 cup beef broth
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 3 tablespoons ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch (or arrowroot powder)
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 large head broccoli, cut into florets
  • 1/2 pound whole grain spaghetti or linguine
  • 2 tablespoons healthy cooking fat or ghee
  • 1/2 pound flank steak cut into thin slices (1/4 inch or less)
  • 1 large green bell pepper, cored, seeded and thinly sliced
  • 1 (8-ounce) can water chestnuts
4.6/5 (5 Votes)

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These unique Easter treats are surprisingly delicious! They are a perfect sweet and salty treat to bring to a party...

  • 10 ounces crispy chow mein noodles
  • 1 bag dark chocolate chips
  • 1 bag butterscotch chips
  • Jelly beans or robin eggs, for decorating
4.4/5 (18 Votes)

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3-quart casserole or large bowl, place chocolate pieces

  • 1 (6 oz.) pkg. semi-sweet chocolate pieces
  • 1 (3 oz.) can chow mein noodles
3.7/5 (6 Votes)

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Put that phone down! Why order out when you can easily make this delicious homemade Chinese chow mein

  • 2 (6-ounce) packages Wel Pac Chow Mein Stir Fry Noodles
  • 1/2 head cabbage, sliced
  • 1/2 package snap sweet peas
  • 1/2 medium onion, julienne
  • 1/2 cup carrots, thinly peeled
  • 1 tablespoon green onions, chopped
  • 4 ounces bean sprouts
  • 3/4 small can baby corn, cut into halves or thirds
  • 4.9 ounces water chestnuts
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons sesame seed oil
  • 2 tablespoons oyster sauce
  • 1/2 to 1 tablespoon hoisin sauce
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds, for garnish
  • Salt & pepper, to taste
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