Thursday, November 5, 2015

MY own Chinese Takeout Lunch

Hey dolls so I had a few people stop by after my volunteer date over the weekend and I wanted to put something together quickly. I had some great veggies in the fridge I didn't want to go to waste plus I didn't want to be in the kitchen to long I'd rather be eating and yapping so because I love Chinese takeout and that is my go to when I have company sometimes I decided to make my own.

Thursday's Treat... Broccoli, Carrots & Mushrooms served with Noodles!!!

Ingredients:
-broccoli
-mushrooms
-baby carrots 
-garlic cloves
-brown sugar
-soy sauce
-sea salt
-Olive oil
-wok
-noodles


What I loved the most about this dish was most of it was done in one pot/wok lol.
Ok so I took 3 handfuls of medium size broccoli florets, 6 medium mushrooms and 5 baby carrots rinsed and cut to manageable pieces. I cut 4 garlic cloves very thinly sliced and added it to my Wok along with 3 tbsps of water on medium heat and put in my veggies. As it cooked down I then added 3 tbsps of brown sugar, less than 1/3 cup of soy sauce, 1 tsp of sea salt, 1 1/2 tbsp of Olive oil and mixed it all together. I cooked my noodles as I would normally cook any pasta and when ready added to my wok mixed very well...done!

It was delish, everyone was very happy even the ones who didn't care for veggies too much. Easy cleanup and healthy. I had plenty of time to chat away and read my Shape magazine. Enjoy!

Always stress free xo
Mari

12 comments:

  1. I am with you on making Chinese dishes at home - taste so much better,

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    1. Jovina thanks and I have noticed that when I do go into spots to buy my food they aren't even eating what I am buying hummmmmm

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  2. Making takeout at home is so much better. I'm bookmarking this recipe to make for my family. Check out my Better than Takeout link on #blogfair

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    1. Kimberly thanks for stopping by appreciate comments and support :)

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  3. I have a hard time making Chinese food at home! You make it seem easy! Thanks for linking up to Merry Monday! Sharing on The MM Pinterest Board ! Have a great week!
    Kim

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    1. Ha thanks Kim, I only stick with easy stuff steamed veggies and a bag of noodles lol. Thanks for stopping by I love MM always find awesome stuff :)

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  4. Hi Mari,
    I too love healthy, Chinese dishes so I am delighted that you shared your delicious Broccoli, Carrots & Mushrooms served with Noodle with us on the Plant-based Potluck Party. I appreciate it and I'm so glad you are partying with us. I'm pinning and sharing this!

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    1. Hey Deborah thank you as always for support xo:)

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  5. Ooh, looks yummy! Thanks for sharing at the Manic Mondays blog hop!

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    1. Thanks Meredith for dropping by and it was a way to trick myself into eating more veggies lol

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