Mock Chow Mein


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 2 onions, diced
  • 1 cup celery, sliced
  • 2 cups Shirley J Universal Cream Soup & Sauce Mix
  • 4 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons Shirley J Chicken Bouillon
  • 1 cup uncooked rice
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 small can water chestnuts, sliced


Preheat oven to 350°. In a large, Dutch oven or ovenproof roasting pan, brown ground beef and drain. In a separate bowl,combine water, Chicken Bouillon, and sauce mix, stir. Add this mixture to the cooked ground beef, stir. Add the remaining ingredients, stir, and cover. Bake at 350° for approximately two hours, stirring often. Serve over crispy Chinese noodles.


This recipe can be made gluten-free by using Shirley J Gluten-Free Cream Soup & Sauce Mix and serving over gluten-free noodles.