Soy Lemon Lo Mein
The irresistible salty-tangy flavor combo comes alive in this soy lemon lo mein recipe. The dish comes with a lot of meat plenty of vegetables too!
- 150 grams dried egg noodles
- 100 grams pork sliced thinly then cut into strips and seasoned very lightly with salt and pepper
- 150 grams mushrooms whatever variety you prefer
- 1 small carrot julienned
- 8 green beans sliced thinly on the diagonal
- 8 to 10 shallots peeled
- 4 cloves garlic minced
- 1 cup shredded white cabbage
- 3 tablespoons peanut oil
For the sauce
- 3 to 4 tablespoons light soy sauce
- 3 tablespoons oyster sauce
- juice of one lemon
- 1 generous pinch sugar
- Cook the noodles in boiling water. For best results, undercook them a bit so they can finish cooking in the sauce later. Rinse, drain and set aside.
- Prepare all the ingredients for the meat-vegetable stir fry.
- In a small bowl, stir together all the ingredients for the sauce.
- Heat the oil in a wok. Add the pork and stir fry just until the meat changes color. Add the rest of the ingredients in the following order and with a 30-second interval between each addition: shallots, garlic, green beans and cabbage (these two at the same time), the julienned carrot and, finally, the sliced mushrooms. Season with more pepper if you like.
- Add the noodles. Pour in the sauce.
- Stir fry until the noodles are heated through and has absorbed the sauce.
- Serve at once. You may also serve lemon wedges and more light soy sauce on the side.
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