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Shrimp Lo Mein
6 ounces shrimp, fresh peeled and deveined
1/2 cup Lo Mein Noodles
1 1/2 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
1 teaspoon garlic
1/4 large red bell pepper
1/4 large green bell pepper
1/4 large yellow bell pepper
1/2 large carrot
1/4 cup broccoli
1/4 large yellow onion
1 individual green onion
1 1/2 teaspoon soy sauce
1 1/2 teaspoon red chili sauce
1/2 teaspoon brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon Sriracha sauce
2 teaspoon vegetable oil
1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
In a saucepan of boiling water, cook noodles as per packet instructions, drain, rinse twice, rub 1 teaspoon of oil all over the noodles. Keep it aside.
Whisk together soy sauce, red chili sauce, brown sugar, siracha and keep it aside.
Heat oil in a wok. Add minced garlic and white onions, sauté for about a minute. Add all the vegetables, cook, stir frequently, until tender or for about 3-5 minutes.
Stir in cooked noodles and soy sauce mixture, and gently toss to combine. Serve immediately.
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