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5 from 5 votes

Easy Shrimp Lo Mein

Make this easy shrimp lo mein for a quick weeknight meal with little fuss but all the bomb flavor.
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American, Asian
Keyword: easy, healthier, noodles, pasta, quick, shrimp, vegetables
Servings: 4 Servings
Calories: 273kcal
Author: Ty

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb spaghetti or linguini cooked al dente
  • 12 oz shrimp cooked and cleaned
  • 1 lg carrot thinly sliced
  • 1 jalapeño thinly sliced, optional
  • 1/2 red pepper julienned
  • 1/2 green pepper julienned
  • 1/4 large white onion sliced
  • 1/2 c mushrooms chopped
  • 2 tbsp scallion + more to garnish
  • 1 tbsp minced garlic
  • 1 tsp minced ginger
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • 1 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp hot chili oil + 1/2 tsp chilies optional
  • 1/2 c hot water
  • 2 tbsp canola oil
  • 2 tsp vegetable base
  • 1/4 c water

Instructions

  • Whisk together in a small bowl the scallion, garlic, ginger, fish sauce, oyster sauce, soy sauce, chili oil and chilies, 1 tbsp canola oil, and 1/2 c hot water to set aside.
  • In a wok over high heat add the remaining canola oil, carrots, and mushrooms. Cook for 1-2 minutes then add the vegetable base and remaining vegetables. Sauté for another 3-4 minutes. Then add the shrimp. 
  • Add the 1/4 cup of water and noodles. Stir to coat noodles then the sauce. Toss well and heat another 2 minutes. Move the finished dish from the pan to a serving dish. Garnish with scallions.

Nutrition

Serving: 0g | Calories: 273kcal | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 214mg | Sodium: 1655mg | Potassium: 294mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 3135IU | Vitamin C: 42mg | Calcium: 139mg | Iron: 3mg