"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Chow Mein Recipe

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This recipe for Chow Mein, by , is from Wasserstrom Associates , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Sheri Knapp
Added: Thursday, April 27, 2006


1 lb. hamburger
onion to taste
2 tsp. salt
pepper to taste
2 c. diced celery
1 c. water
2 tbsp. soy sauce
1 tsp. sugar
1 tbsp. brown gravy sauce
1 can bean sprouts, drained
1 small can mushrooms, drained
2 tbsp. corn starch

Brown hamburger and add salt, pepper, celery, onion and water. Cook until tender. Add soy sauce, sugar, gravy sauce, bean sprouts, mushrooms and 2 tbsp. cornstarch (mixed with 2 tbsp. water). Cook until desired thickness. Serve over cooked rice with chow mein noodles.




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