Chow Mein- My Way

Chow Mein- My Way Recipe

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Linda Tennant

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@Cookingbear

I love Chinese food! This is one of my favorite dishes. I couldn't seem to find a local restaurant that made this dish the way I liked. So, I figured , why not make it at home, and save the hassle?

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 or 5
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

  • 1 or 1 1/2 lb
    pork or chicken, cubed
  • 4
    stalks celery, sliced
  • 2 medium
    onions, sliced
  • 12 oz
    bean sprouts, fresh is best, but you can use canned
  • 5 oz
    bamboo shoots, sliced
  • 1 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp
    sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 1 or 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 c
    beef or chicken broth
  • approx. 3 Tbsp
    oil for cooking

How to Make Chow Mein- My Way

Step-by-Step

  1. Brown meat in oil on HIGH heat for 5 minutes. Add celery, onions, and garlic. Cook on MEDIUM heat, stirring until tender. Add bean sprouts and bamboo shoots, ( stirring carefully), about 3 minutes.
  2. Blend soy sauce, sugar, cornstarch, and 1 T. of broth. Add with remaining broth to skillet. Cook, stirring gently but constantly until thickened. Adjust seasoning with additional soy sauce or salt.
  3. Serve over Chinese noodles.

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About Chow Mein- My Way

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Chinese
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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