Weeknight Zoodle Lo mein

Food trends come and go and most of the time I ignore them. However, zucchini pasta is something  I have definitely embraced. I love anything that tricks me into thinking I am eating pasta without all of the carbs. This lo mein recipe is a great weeknight dinner. It’s fast, delicious and has tons of veggies. AND its a healthy cure for a Chinese food craving.

zoodle lo mein

2 zucchinis
1 cubed chicken breast
4 cups mixed vegetables (carrots, broccoli, cauliflower etc.)
3 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
1/2 cup chicken broth
1 teaspoon ginger
1/2 teaspoon Sriracha
1 tablespoon corn starch

Begin by whisking together the soy sauce, rice wine vinegar, chicken broth, Sriracha, ginger and corn starch. Whisk until fully combined and set aside.

Cut both zucchinis into noodles either with a spiralizer or a mandolin. Set aside.

Heat some oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add chicken and cook through. Add veggies and cook for another 3 minutes or until they are cooked to your liking. Remove chicken and veggies from the pan and set aside.

Add sauce to pan and cook until thickened, about 2 minutes. Stirring constantly. Add zucchini noodles and cook for another 2 minutes or until zucchini is tender. Be careful to not overcook the noodles!

Remove from heat and add the chicken and veggies to the zucchini, stirring until everything is coated in sauce.

zoodle lo mein


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