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Chop Suey Recipe

This recipe is my children's all-time favorite meal. How much do they like it? Even more than they like pizza...and that's a lot!—Debra Weihert, Waterloo, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:4-6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 2 beef bouillon cubes
  • 2 cups water, divided
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 can (28 ounces) chop suey vegetables, drained
  • 2 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • Cooked rice
  • Chow mein noodles

Directions

  • 1. In a skillet, brown beef; drain. Dissolve bouillon in 1-1/2 cups boiling water; add to skillet.
  • 2. Combine remaining water with cornstarch; stir into beef mixture. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer until thickened. Add vegetables and soy sauce; stir and cook until heated through, about 15 minutes.
  • 3. Serve over rice; sprinkle with chow mein noodles. Yield: 4-6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 149 calories, 7 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 37 mg cholesterol, 691 mg sodium, 4 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 16 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Medium-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied red wine such as Chianti, Sangiovese, Malbec or Zinfandel.