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Restaurant Style Beef Chow Mein Recipe

This is a quick and easy meal but make sure you have everything ready before beginning to cook. This is my basic recipe for stir-fry. I’ve tried others but always come back to this one. I have also substituted chicken and chicken broth for the beef and beef broth and found it just as good.

Beef Chow Mein (Restaurant Style )
Beef Chow Mein (Restaurant Style)
Beef Chow Mein (Restaurant Style)
Beef Chow Mein (Restaurant Style)

[one_third] Prep Time: 20 minutes[/one_third] [one_third]Cook Time: 25 minutes[/one_third] [one_third_last] Servings: 4[/one_third_last]


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  • 3/4 lb. round or rump steak, thinly sliced across the grain
  • 1 tbsp. soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. sugar
  • 8 fresh mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 lb. bean sprouts
  • 3 scallions, sliced into 1″ pieces
  • 1 bok choy, sliced into 1″ pieces
  • 2 cup beef stock
  • 2 tbsp cornstarch
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • 2 cup noodles
  • 2 tbsp. peanut oil

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Nutritional information is not yet available.

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Step 1

Combine beef, sugar, soy sauce, and sesame oil in a bowl, and mix well. Set aside, and marinate for at least 1 hour.

Step 2

Wash and slice the mushrooms, including stems. Soak, rinse, and drain the bean sprouts.

Step 3

Cook noodles in boiling water according to pkg. directions. Drain well.

Step 4

In a separate bowl, mix the cornstarch and beef stock together. Drain the beef, reserving the marinade.

Step 5

Heat the peanut oil until it sizzles, then stir fry the beef for 4-5 mins. Add the cornstarch mixture, and mix well. Bring to a boil, and stir constantly.

Step 6

Add all the vegetables, except the bean sprouts, and simmer for 3 mins. longer.

Step 7

Add noodles, and bean sprouts, to wok, and mix well, until all is hot and bubbly. Beef Chow Mein is ready to serve.

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  • Serve warm.

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