Homemade Lo Mein Noodles & Steak

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

This delicious Homemade Lo Mein Noodles & Steak is perfect for a busy night dinner – it really is the BEST lo mein recipe!

My kids are absolutely 100% obsessed with “Chinese noodles” aka Lo Mein. I’m a sucker for calling in a large order of only lo mein noodles more often that I would like to admit simply because my kids love them and won’t eat homemade lo mein noodles…well that is until I discovered the best recipe for them. Even I like them and Chinese food is definitely not on my list of favorites.

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

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I was desperate one night to find a lo mein recipe so I didn’t have to run out and pick some up (and lets be honest, waste $10 on noodles!!!) I came across this amazing video on YouTube and thought I would give it a try…only I didn’t have half of the ingredients. (but it’s OK! I modified to the ingredients I had and it turned out amazing!)

YouTube video

Like I said I didn’t have most of the ingredients they used so let me show you how I made my lo mein noodles that my kids gave a 5 star review to and have begged for them over and over again since!

Homemade Lo Mein Noodles & Steak

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Cook fettuccine noodles al dente and set aside
I always use my favorite pasta pot my sister gave me for cooking noodles because it has a strainer top – one less dish to wash! Score! (I have the black one but I love this red one!!)

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Start by chopping cabbage, carrots, mushrooms and onions

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Heat EVOO in a skillet

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!Add vegetables and cook until slightly softened

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Add noodles to the wok and toss with vegetables

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Add sauce – you can do as much or little as you like. I prefer to only do a little bit because I don’t like super saucy things

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Remove noodles and veggies and cook a strip steak in the same skillet. Sear on both sides, remove and place on cutting board. Using a sharp santoku knife slice into strips and then place back in the skillet and cook all of the way through

The easiest, most delicious lo mein you will make!  It’s quick, healthy and best of all, it’s kid approved!!!

Remove the steak and mix with the noodles. Serve in a pretty dish or straight from the wok! This is the fun dish I served it in!

Homemade Lo Mein Noodles & Steak
Recipe Type: Dinner
Author: Stephanie – Gathered In The Kitchen
5 star homemade lo mein noodles
Ingredients
  • Fettuccine noodles
  • EVOO
  • 1/2 c Cabbage
  • 1/4 c Carrots
  • 1/8 c Mushrooms (I used baby bella)
  • 1/8 c Onions
  • 3 tbs Stir-Fry Sauce
  • 2 tbs Soy Sauce
  • 1/2 tsp sugar
  • pinch of pepper
  • strip steak
Instructions
  1. Cook noodles to al dente and set aside
  2. In a skillet heave EVOO, add vegetables and cook until slightly softened
  3. Add noodles to skillet and toss
  4. Stir in soy sauce mixture
  5. Remove noodles and vegetables from skillet and set aside but keeping warm
  6. In the same skillet sear a strip steak on both sides, remove and slice into strips, return to pan and cook all of the way through
  7. Add steak to noodles
  8. Serve and enjoy!

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