Leftover Lo Mein

Leftover Lo Mein
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  • 4Servings


  • 8 ounces dried lo mein noodles
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 large carrot, cut into matchsticks
  • 1 large rib celery, cut into matchsticks
  • 3 scallions, cut into matchsticks
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded leftover turkey
  • 1 cup leftover green beans
  • 1/2 cup plus 1/3 cup flat-leaf parsley leaves
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh sage
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh rosemary
  • 2 tablespoons Shaoxing rice wine or sherry
  • 1/2 cup chicken stock
  • 3 tablespoons oyster sauce
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup tarragon leaves
  • 1/2 cup leftover cranberry sauce


Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Salt the water. Add noodles; cook until al dente. Drain.

Meanwhile, in a wok or large, deep skillet, heat the oil over high. Add the carrot, celery and scallions; stir-fry until tender, 2 to 3 minutes. Add the turkey, green beans, 1/2 cup parsley, thyme, sage and rosemary. Stir-fry 1 minute. Mix in the cooked noodles and wine, then the stock and oyster sauce. Toss to coat. Add 1/2 tbsp. lemon juice.

Divide the lo mein among plates. Toss the remaining parsley and lemon juice with the tarragon and scatter over the noodles. Top with a dollop of cranberry sauce.