Shrimp and Chicken LoMein

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Shrimp and Chicken LoMein

I always say this but I’ll say it again…I’m absolutely in LOVE with Asian inspired meals ! Dumplings, Egg rolls, Egg drop soup, Hot and Sour Soup, Tofu ANYTHING, sake…hell you name it. I LOVE it. I’ll even try to duplicate it…with my own twist. With that being said, I had a bunch of veggies, some chicken breasts and some shrimp at the house and decided to try my hand at lo mein…enough with the small talk…check it out.

Jay’s take on Shrimp and Chicken Lo Mein

Ingredients-

Ingredients (2)

Chicken breasts

Fresh or frozen shrimp

1/2 a green, red, yellow and orange bell pepper

1 medium sized diced onion

5 medium to large sized mushrooms diced

1 zucchini and 1 squash sliced into halves or quarters (safe to say bite sized pieces)

1 head of fresh broccoli chopped

1 bunch of scallions chopped

A generous handful of basil

Sesame oil

1 package of stir fry noodles

Sauce Ingredients-

Sauce Ingredients

Salt

Pepper

Onion powder

Garlic powder

Ginger honey crystals

Minced garlic

Kikkoman Stir-Fry sauce

Low sodium soy sauce or Braggs Amino

Chili garlic sauce

Crushed red pepper

Chopped chicken breasts

Olive oil in frying pan

browning chicken breasts

Step 1: Clean your chicken breasts well and cut into bit sized pieces and preheat your medium sized frying pan with 2 tablespoons of sesame oil and brown.

Sauteed veggies

Sauteed veggies with sesame oil

Step 2: Add sesame oil to your wok and add all your veggies and a sprinkle of sesame seeds.

shrimp

shrimp with crushed red pepper

shrimp with crushed red pepper and scallions

Step 3: Rinse your shrimp well…and de vein if needed. Then toss with crushed red pepper and scallions.

boiling water

noodles in water

boiled noodles (2)

Step 4: Boil your water for :3-:5 minutes on high heat and add your noodles to your boiling water…only allow to boil for another :3-:5 minutes or your noodles will become soggy.

Noodles are ready

Step 5: Turn your noodles off and strain in a colander. Sorry for the shadow…you try cooking and taking pics 🙂 #Coordination

Add shrimp to veggies

veggies and shrimp (2)

Add your chicken breasts

Step 6: Add your shrimp and chicken breasts to your veggies.

Ginger honey crystals

stiry fry sauce

Chili garlic sauce

Ginger crystals, stir fry sauce and chili sauce

Step 7: Now to create your sauce ! Microwave or boil a mug of hot water and add a package of Ginger Honey Crystals and stir. From here mix stir fry sauce, a few dashes of soy sauce (or Braggs Amino) and chili sauce to a measuring cup and stir well and set it aside until after you add your noodles.

Add noodles to veggies

almost done

Step 8: Add your noodles to your wok ingredients. Sorry this image is a little blurry.

Add your sauce to yoru wok

Step 8: Pour your measuring cup ingredients into your mug and stir well. From there add sauce to your wok ingredients….almost done !

sautee

Step 9: Saute to allow all your ingredients to marry:)

ready to eat

Step 10: Serve and thoroughly enjoy !

Bon Appetite

<3JayThe Foodie

Note: Feel free once you’ve viewed to leave a comment. I’d love to know what you think !

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