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Chicken Tofu Vegetable Chow Mein (30-min. Recipe)

christieathome
Chicken Tofu Vegetable Chow Mein. Crispy chow mein smothered in a glossy sauce packed with protein and vegetables. Perfect for dinner and comes together in 30 minutes!
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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course dinner, lunch
Cuisine Chinese
Servings 4
Calories 353 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups fried tofu balls sliced in half
  • 2 chicken thighs skinless boneless, sliced thinly
  • 1 pack chow mein noodles
  • 1 cup carrot sliced into matchsticks
  • 1 cup snap peas
  • 2 cups chinese broccoli chopped
  • 1 red bell pepper sliced into thin pieces
  • cup avocado oil for frying

Chicken Marinade

  • 2 tsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp cornstarch
  • ½ tsp sugar

Noodle sauce

  • 6 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 2 cup water
  • 2 tbsp cornstarch

Instructions
 

  • Marinate your sliced chicken.
  • Mix together your ingredients for your noodle sauce. Note: There may be extra sauce but I decided to provide a recipe for more sauce than less. If you prefer less saucy noodles, only use 1.5 cups water, 4 tbsp oyster sauce, 2 tbsp cornstarch.
  • In a hot non-stick pan over high heat, add your avocado oil. Then add your fresh cantonese chow mein noodles. Fry on each side until golden brown, about 4 minutes. Make sure you check your noodles every now and then to prevent burning.
  • Once the noodles are crispy, transfer to a large serving plate.
  • In the same pan over high heat, add 1 tsp of avocado oil and fry your chicken. Fry until ¾ of the way cooked.
  • Add in your fried tofu balls. Cook for 1 minute.
  • Then add in all your vegetables. Fry until veggies are softened.
  • Lower heat and stir in your noodle sauce quickly. Do not let this set or it'll solidify.
  • Then pour noodle sauce over your noodles and enjoy!

Suggest Equipment & Products

Wok
Non stick wok
Measuring Set
Cutting Board
Santoku Knife
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Nutrition
Calories: 353kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 55mg | Sodium: 981mg | Potassium: 351mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 6588IU | Vitamin C: 55mg | Calcium: 41mg | Iron: 1mg