Jun 1, 2015

Veg Chow Mein Recipe / Vegetable Stir Fry Noodles Recipe

Chow Mein is nothing but a version of stir fried noodles with lots of veggies if it is veg chow mein and lots of chicken if chicken chow mein and lots of...hope you get my point. It is made like a simple noodles but i added quite a bit of sauces to make it taste delicious.

Chow mein is always made on high heat so the sauces which you add gets dried up and coats each strands of noodles beautifully without making it clumpy and saucy. I served this with my yummy schezwan chicken drumsticks, will share that recipe soon..

Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 15 to 20 mins
Serves : 4


Noodles - 1 packet / 200 grams

Oil - 3 tblspn
Ginger - 2 tblspn finely chopped
Garlic - 2 tblspn finely chopped
Green Chillies - 3 chopped finely
Onion - 1 large sliced thinly
Cabbage - 3 cups sliced thinly
Carrot - 1 medium size juliened
Beans - 10 chopped finely
Capsicum / Bell Peppers - 1 sliced thinly
Spring Onion for garnishing
Pepper Powder to taste (optional)

For Sauce:

Tomato Ketchup - 3 tblpn
Soya Sauce - 2 tsp
Red Chilli Sauce - 2 tblspn
Vinegar - 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Sugar - 1 tsp


Boil noodles in salted boiling water as per package directions, Drain them, wash them in lots of cold water and drizzle some oil over it and toss well. Set aside.

Mix all the ingredients for sauce and set aside

Heat oil in a wok till smoking. Add in ginger, garlic. chilli and toss well.

Add in onions and saute for a min.

Add in all veggies except capsicum and saute on high heat for 5 mins.

Add in capsicum and toss again for 2 mins.

Add in noodles and toss well on high heat for 5 mins.

Add in the sauce ingredients and toss on high heat for another 4 to 5 mins.

Garnish with spring onions and serve hot.

Start by cooking the noodles..Bring lots of water to a boil

Add salt to it

Add in noodles..

let them cook

cook as per package directions

Drain them, make sure, you wash them in lots of running tap water, this removes the excess starch from the noodles..

drizzle over some oil

toss well

Now take ingredients for sauce

add all sauces and vinegar in

add little sugar

and some salt

mix well and set aside

now take your other ingredients

prepare your veggies

You also need lots of chopped garlic, ginger and chillies

Heat oil in a wok till smoking

add in ginger, garlic and chillies

sizzle them for a min

Add in onions

saute for couple of mins

add in cabbage, beans and carrots

mix well on high heat

add in capsicum

toss well

add in noodles

toss well with veggies

pour in the sauce

mix well

stir them on high heat



  1. Looking very tempting . Keep it up . We all love ur recipe and every day I m waiting for ur new recipes in ur blog . Luv u. May Gud bless u .

  2. I m allergic to cabbage....can you please tell me it's substitute???..thank you for the recipe...your recipes are awesome....I wait for your recipes everyday...take care

  3. @Ankita Sumanyou can skip it and add more carrots and capsicum and onions..U can even add mushrooms

  4. Wow love your wok.
    Where did you get it from?

  5. What did you serve it with? The chicken drumsticks look nice. Do you have the recipe for them on your website.?

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