Vegetable Chow Mein

Vegetable Chow Mein (  Easy Chinese Cooking)

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Vegetable Chow Mein is one of the gems of Chinese cuisine, well known across the world! It is not a very complex dish but has a very interesting mix of textures and flavours, which is sure to intrigue your senses.

In the Chow Mein, hakka noodles comes together with a range of colourful and crunchy veggies, an assortment of tongue-tickling sauces and a sprightly garnish of spring onions. Chow Mein recipe is a popular street fast food option of stir-fried noodles.

Altogether, it gives your taste buds a memorable experience, quite like a roller coaster ride that will make you scream with joy.

If you loved this, you must have a go at other Chinese dishes like the American Chop Suey and Chinese Vegetables in Hot Garlic Sauce.

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Vegetable Chow Mein recipe - How to make Vegetable Chow Mein

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  1. To make the Vegetable Chow Mein , combine the hoisin sauce, soy sauce, cornflour and ½ cup of water in a deep bowl, mix well and keep aside.
  2. Heat the sesame oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the onions, ginger, garlic and celery and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  3. Add the carrot, babycorn, mushrooms, capsicum, purple cabbage, bean sprouts and salt and sauté on a high flame for 3 to 4 minutes.
  4. Add the prepared hoisin sauce-cornflour mixture, mix well and cook on a high flame for 2 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  5. Add the noodles, mix well and cook on medium flame for 4 to 5 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  6. Switch off the flame, add the spring onions and mix well.
  7. Serve the Vegetable Chow Mein immediately.


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Nutrient values per serving
Energy329 cal
Protein9.9 g
Carbohydrates58.2 g
Fiber1.9 g
Fat6.7 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A231 mcg
Vitamin B10.1 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B31.2 mg
Vitamin C26.6 mg
Folic Acid19.3 mcg
Calcium30.6 mg
Iron1 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium390.9 mg
Potassium124.4 mg
Zinc0.3 mg

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Vegetable Chow Mein
 on 14 Mar 13 09:12 AM

Noodles topped with yummy healthy vegetables and flavored with hoisin sauce. All I can say is that use plenty of this lovely sauce.