One Pot Chow Mein

What you need


  • 1 tsp groundnut oil
  • 2 chicken breasts, thinly sliced
  • 2 carrots, sliced into 4cm matchsticks
  • 1 red pepper, thinly sliced
  • 6 spring onions, cut into 4 cm strips
  • 1 thumb sized piece of ginger, cut into very small chunks
  • 1 red chilli, deseeded and thinly sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, thinly sliced
  • 3 cups chicken stock
  • 4 egg noodle nests
  • 3 pak choi, roughly chopped
  • 1 cup bamboo shoots
  • 3 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 3 tbsp light soy sauce
  • 3 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp sesame seeds


  1. Fry the chicken slices for around a minute then remove to a separate bowl.
  2. Add a little more oil and quickly fry carrots, pepper and spring onions, followed by the ginger, chilli and garlic.
  3. Pour over chicken stock to deglaze and add the noodles. Cover with a lid and cook for three minutes, then give it a stir, add the chicken back in along with the pak choi and bamboo shoots and add the lid again. Let it all steam for another 3 minutes before stirring in the oyster and oysters sauces and the sesame oil.
  4. Serve sprinkled with sesame seeds.
TOKYO, JAPAN: (FILES) This 26 July 2001 file picture shows Den Fujita, the founder of McDonald's Holdings Co. (Japan), eating a burger next to the company's mascot at the company's stock listing on the Jasdaq over-the-counter market in Tokyo. Fujita, the man who brought the fastfood chain to Japan more than three decades ago, died 21 April 2004 of heart failure, the company said 26 April 2004. The announcement of his death at the age of 78 had been withheld because of his family's wishes. AFP PHOTO/Yoshikazu TSUNO/FILES (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

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