Chinese Lo Mein

Lo mein, a Chinese noodle favorite and a huge crowd-pleaser, is a snap to toss together. Whether it's chicken lo mein, beef, shrimp, or pork, all you need are thin, curly egg noodles and our easy-to-follow Chinese recipes.

See Popular Chinese Lo Mein Recipes

Shiitake-and-Scallion Lo Mein

Food & Wine

Asian street-food carts sometimes serve food in banana leaves instead of using plates or bowls. Look for them at Asian markets. Here, Melissa Rubel Jacobson wraps the leaves around silky Chinese noodles.

Total: 40 mins

Quick & Easy Shrimp Lo Mein: Make the Takeout

Authentic Chinese cuisine, like this Shrimp recipe for Lo Mein, is sometimes just as easy to make at home and often even faster than calling out. This quick & easy recipe, a takeout classic, proves the point: It's ready in only 35 minutes, speedier than it would take to pick it up from the place down the street. Go with frozen shrimp (click here for all kinds of great shrimp recipes), to really speed things up, or buy fresh, if you don't mind a little extra work peeling those babies.

Chicken Mushroom Lo Mein: 30-Minute Meal

We like a meal that looks kind of sophisticated, like chicken mushroom lo mein. (Seems like the kind of dish that you wouldn't dare try at home, preferring to pick it up from the closest Chinese takeout place.) But we also like to whip up something easy, especially on a busy weeknight.

Peanut-Sesame Noodles

Family Circle

Serve these spicy lo mein-style noodles as a main-dish or side dish. For a totally vegetarian recipe, replace the chicken broth with vegetable broth.

Shredded Beef Lo Mein

Better Homes and Gardens

Shrimp Lo Mein

Better Homes and Gardens

Just add shrimp and Chinese egg noodles to pea pods and cabbage to create this quick-to-fix meal.

Total: 35 mins

Chicken-Mushroom Lo Mein

Better Homes and Gardens

Enjoy Chinese food at home without picking up the phone. This homemade lo mein is easy to prepare and tastes terrific.

Shrimp Lo Mein

Parents
Total: 30 mins

Beef Lo Mein

Better Homes and Gardens

Thanks to ready-made stir-fry sauce and your slow cooker, this classic Asian recipe has never been easier to prepare.

Asian Vegetable Lo Mein

Diabetic Living

Udon noodles are usually sold in the Asian food section of the supermarket. If unavailable, substitute spaghetti or linguine in the recipe.

Total: 35 mins

Beef Lo Mein

Midwest Living

Thanks to ready-made stir-fry sauce and your slow cooker, this Asian classic has never been easier!

Edamame Lo Mein

EatingWell

This is not the greasy Lo Mein of your favorite Chinese take-out, it tastes even better. Plus you get plenty of nutrients with the addition of edamame, a great vegetarian protein source. Make it a Meal: Fruit sorbet and sesame cookies are a perfect ending.

Total: 40 mins

Chinese Hacked Pork

Family Circle

Stir-Fry Chicken Lo Mein

Tyson® Grilled & Ready® Chicken
Total: 25 mins

28 Days of Slow Cooking: Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup

Beginning a meal with a steaming bowl of soup is an important part of many Asian cuisines. And then there are soups that are meals in themselves, from Vietnamese pho to Japanese udon. This Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup is definitely in the latter category, combining the best of Japanese and Chinese flavors (as well as hearty meat, vegetables and a delicate Chinese noodles), while giving you shortcuts to make prep simple.

Chicken Chow Mein

Parents

This Asian-inspired dinner recipe is the perfect way to combine meat and vegetables in one dish.

Total: 25 mins

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