Updated Chicken Chow Mein


Marcia Kiesel's modern version of this Chinese-American dish includes stir-fried egg noodles with chicken sausage, chiles, basil and an unexpected ingredient—orange juice.

What you will need

5 tablespoons vegetable oil

1 pound fresh plain chicken sausages, cut into 1/2-inch pieces

4 garlic, minced

2 tablespoons minced ginger

4 ounces snow peas, cut in half

2 fresh, hot long red chiles seeded and thinly sliced

1/3 cup fresh orange juice

1/2 pound fresh or dried Chinese egg noodles, cooked

1 cup chicken stock mixed with 3 tablespoons of hoisin sauce and 2 teaspoons of cornstarch


1/2 cup slivered basil leaves


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