Pineapple Chow Mein

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Chow Mein is a Chinese stir fried noodles dish. Chinese cuisine is very popular in India and there are lots of variants of vegetarian Chinese delicacies. This is a delicious preparation for pineapple chow Mein….The basic recipe is similar to veg chow mein and then pineapple cubes are added to enhance the flavor. This is a vegan dish.....

pineapple chowmein


  • Instant wheat/ white noodles 3-4 ounce (about 100 gms)
  • Cabbage, shredded 1½ cup
  • Carrot 1 medium/ 1 cup shredded
  • Bell pepper 1 (capscium) / ¾ cups juliennes
  • Spring onion 2
  • Red Onions 1 medium
  • Pineapple cubes 1 cup
  • Salt ¾ tsp
  • White pepper, freshly grind ¼ tsp
  • Soy sauce 1 tbsp
  • White Vinegar 1½ tsp
  • Red chili flakes to taste (optional)
  • Oil 2 tbsp

Method of preparation

  1. Boil the noodles as suggested on the noodle packet.
  2. Wash and cut the spring onions diagonally in about one and half inch long pieces.
  3. Peel off, wash, and finely cut the juliennes of carrots.
  4. Wash, peel off and cut the red onions in juliennes too.
  5. Wash and cut the cabbage lengthwise.
  6. Wash the bell pepper, cut in halves, take out the seeds, and cut in juliennes.
veggies for the chow mein
veggies for chow mein
  1. Heat a wok, add oil. Now stir fry red onions for a minute on high heat.
  2. Add carrots and bell pepper, and fry for another minute.
  3. Now add shredded cabbage and fry for 20-25 seconds on high heat.
veg chow mein
vegetable frying for chow mein
  1. Now add spring onions, boiled noodles, soy sauce, salt, and freshly ground white pepper. Stir well.
  2. Now add pineapple cubes and stir well for one to two minutes. Turn off the heat.
veggies for the chow mein

Delicious pineapple chow mein is ready to serve. You can also serve chow mein with veg manchurian.

Some Tips/ Suggestions

You can also add bamboo shoots, water chest nuts, baby corn, etc in this chow mein preparation.

For stir frying iron wok would be ideal. Do not use non stick woks for stir frying as frying is to be done on high heat and this can damage the non stick coating..

Some other Chinese delicacies