How to make Chicken Chowmein -

A mouth-watering popular street food tossed where noodles is fried with delicious chicken strips and flavourful sauces.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chicken breast (चिकन ब्रेस्ट ), Egg noodles (अंडे वाले नूडल्स)

Cuisine : Chinese, Indo-Chinese

Course : Noodles and Pastas

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Chicken Chowmein

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Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chicken Chowmein Recipe

  • Chicken breast boiled and cut into strips 150 grams

  • Egg noodles boiled 200 grams

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Carrots 1/2 medium

  • Capsicum 1/4 medium

  • Cabbage 1/4 small

  • Dark soy sauce 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Green chilli sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli sauce 1/2 tablespoon

  • Vinegar 1/2 teaspoon

  • Eggs 2

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Garlic finely chopped 2 1/2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies chopped 2

  • Sugar a pinch

  • Black pepper powder 1/4 teaspoon


Step 1

Cut onion in half and thinly slice them. Slice carrot and cut them into thin strips and set them aside.

Step 2

Slice capsicum and finely shred cabbage. Set aside.

Step 3

To make the sauce, take dark soy sauce in a bowl. Add green chilli sauce, red chilli sauce and vinegar and mix well.

Step 4

Break the eggs in another bowl, add salt and beat with a fork.

Step 5

Heat 1 tbsp oil in a non-stick wok, add the beaten eggs and mix and cook till the eggs scramble. Take them off the heat and transfer into a bowl.

Step 6

Heat remaining oil in the same wok, add garlic, and green chillies and sauté well.

Step 7

Add sliced onion and sauté till translucent. Add the remaining vegetables and sauté well.

Step 8

Add salt and sugar, mix well. Add noodles and toss. Add the sauce, and black pepper powder and toss well.

Step 9

Add scrambled eggs and chicken and mix till well combined. Cook for 1 minute and take it off the heat.

Step 10

Transfer to a serving bowl and serve hot.

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