Chowmein .. desi style


  • 1 pack of egg noodles

For sauce

  • 1 tsp chopped garlic
  • 1 tsp chopped ginger
  • 1 tbs white wine vinegar
  • 1 tbs soy sauce
  • 3 tbs Maggie chilli-tomato sauce
  • 1 tbs chilli oil
  • 1/2 tbs sesame seed oil
  • 2 tbs vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup beans – chopped french style
  • 10 – 15 snow peas – whole, with edges off
  • 10 mushrooms – sliced
  • 1 green or red pepper julienned
  • 5 scallions sliced
  • Bok choy
  • Sprouts
  • And pretty much any other vegetable that fancies you!


  1. Cook the egg noodles as per instructions
  2. Heat the wok, then add the sesame seed oil, chilli oil, and vegetable oil
  3. Add the garlic, saute until light brown. Add the ginger and saute for a few seconds longer.
  4. Now add the veggies, in order of cooking time (leave the scallions out until the end)
  5. Once veggies are almost cooked, add all the sauces.
  6. Now add the noodles & stir fry until everything is evenly coated.
  7. Add more soy sauce for salt, and maggie chilli-tomato sauce for heat.
This dish serves 8 people.

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