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Easy Chow Mein Recipe
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Easy Chow Mein Recipe

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Our daughter welcomed me home from a hospital stay some years ago with this Asian dish and a copy of the recipe. Now that I'm a widow, I freeze leftovers for fast future meals. - Kay Bade, Mitchell, South Dakota
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Cook: 4 hours
MAKES:8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Cook: 4 hours
MAKES: 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground turkey or beef
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  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 bunch celery, sliced
  • 2 cans (14 ounces each) Chinese vegetables, drained
  • 2 envelopes brown gravy mix
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • Hot cooked rice

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 361 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 28 mg cholesterol, 897 mg sodium, 56 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 18 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, cook beef and onion over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Transfer to a 3-qt. slow cooker. Stir in the celery, Chinese vegetables, gravy mixes and soy sauce. Cover and cook on low for 4-6 hours or until celery is tender, stirring occasionally. Serve over rice. Yield: 8 servings.
Purchase celery with crisp, firm and unblemished ribs and fresh green leaves. Refrigerate celery in a plastic bag for up to 2 weeks. Wash and trim the base and leaves just before serving.
Originally published as Easy Chow Mein in Taste of Home Ground Beef Cookbook 1999, p58

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 361 calories, 6 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 28 mg cholesterol, 897 mg sodium, 56 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 18 g protein.

Medium-Bodied Red Wine

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

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Reviewed Oct. 12, 2012

Super easy, inexpensive ingredients and makes a fairly large batch. Very flavorful and my kids just loved it!I  I did not drain the vegetables for extra moisture and only used 2 stalks of celery.

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Reviewed Jun. 13, 2012

i have bookmarked this recipe in the folder "foods to help induce vomiting". not. good. at. all.

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Reviewed Aug. 14, 2011

I also added canned Chung King crispy noodles sprinkled on top.

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Reviewed Sep. 26, 2010

Made this for supper tonight. I did cut back on the celery to 3 large stalks. For those wondering why the recipe does not call for water. Does not need added water, enough mositure from the vegetables. Will make again.

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Reviewed Aug. 30, 2010

I used Bok Choy instead of celery, and used fresh chinese veggies and canned water chestnuts. It was rich and beefy and my family ate all of it. I will make this again, we all loved it!

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