21 May, 2021
Veg American Chop Suey
Posted in : Veg/Non Veg on by : Simmi Iyer
Veg American Chop Suey Recipe is a delicious recipe with veggies, noodles and flavorful sauces! It is a full meal in itself and the crunchy noodles soaking up the sauce tastes exceptional. Here is how to make it.
- ▢100 g Egg Noodles
- ▢2 and ½ tsp Vegetable Oil (plus for deep frying)
- ▢½ tsp Ginger (Finely Chopped)
- ▢1 and ½ tsp Garlic (Finely Chopped)
- ▢¼ cup Onion (Sliced)
- ▢½ cup Mixed Color peppers (Julienned)
- ▢¼ cup Cabbage (Shredded)
- ▢¼ cup Carrot (Julienned)
- ▢¼ cup Spring Onion Greens (Long Pieces)
- ▢1 tbsp Cornflour
- ▢3 tbsp Tomato sauce
- ▢¾ tsp Soy Sauce
- ▢1 tsp Vinegar
- ▢1 tsp Red Chilli sauce
- ▢1 tsp Sugar
- ▢Salt to taste
- ▢¾ tsp Black Pepper Powder
- ▢1 Egg (Optional)
- Boil the noodles as per packet instructions.
- Strain and keep aside.
- Heat oil for frying the noodles in a thick bottomed pan.
- When the oil becomes hot, carefully place the noodles in such a way to form a nest.
- Deep fry the noodles till crisp from both sides.
- Transfer them on to an absorbent paper.
- Let it cool down.
- Meanwhile, heat 2 tbsp oil in a wok.
- Add ginger and garlic and fry them for just 30 secs on high flame.
- Add onions and saute them till translucent.
- Quickly add bell peppers, cabbage and carrots and cook them on medium high flame for 3-4 mins.
- Add spring onion greens.
- Mix well.
- Mix cornflour in ⅛th cup of water and mix well.
- Add all the sauces to the wok.
- Add more tomato sauce if desired as American chopsuey is little tangy and sweet.
- Now add sugar, salt and pepper powder.
- Mix well.
- Add 2 cups of water to the wok and bring it to a boil.
- Add the cornflour water mixture and let the gravy become little bit thick.
- Switch off the flame.
- To make fried egg, heat and grease a griddle pan with oil.
- Carefully break an egg without mixing yolk and white like we do for bull’s eye
- Sprinkle some salt and pepper on it.
- When the bottom becomes nicely cooked, remove it on to a plate.
- To assemble the dish, first place the noodles nest without breaking on a plate.
- Pour the gravy with veggies over it.
- Finally place a fried egg on it.
- Serve immediately.