Welcome The Chinese New Year With These Noodle Recipes

Eating these delicious noodles is good  fortune in itself.

We all can’t wait for Chinese New Year for a slice of good luck. Also known as the spring festival or the lunar new year, this widespread celebration has to be big to properly usher in the Year of the Pig. So, as you gather your family around the dinner table, make sure to partner the special night with richly flavored, delicious, hot, steaming noodles. It's that one dish your table absolutely must have beside your other dishes.


1 Chinese Birthday Noodles Recipe

Also known as longevity noodles, this traditional recipe is all about wishing for a good, long, life as represented by the noodles. What better fortune can there be than your whole family happy and full of good food, too?

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This is a really festive noodle dish!

These noodles are quite versatile, they can be cooked in a number of ways!

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2 Chinese Noodle Stir-Fry Recipe

The best thing about this stir-fried noodle recipe is that it’s ready in just 20 minutes! That could come in handy if you’ve got loads to do on the day itself. Plus, it's delicious. 


This tasty noodle dish is graced by the flavors of earthy mushrooms.

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3 Easy Chicken Chow Mein Recipe

It’s so easy to make the night special with this easy recipe. “Chow Mein” which translates to “stir-fried” guarantees that this recipe is going to be a quick-fix to feeding your army.

Chow mein means fried noodles, and this version is a simple and tasty one.

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An easy pancit with an Asian flavor twist.

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4 Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe


If you find the nights are starting to get chilly, choose this warm, bowl of chicken noodle soup. Keep those noodles long! 

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This is an Asian version of the chicken noodle soup you love!

Use this chicken noodle soup recipe when you're looking for comfort.

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5 Beef Chow Fun Recipe

Beef always takes recipes up a notch with its natural umami flavor and its hefty protein-packed bite. Another good thing about this beef noodle recipe is that it cooks fast, too! This recipe only takes 25 minutes.


This easy beef stir-fry is a Cantonese classic!

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6 Chicken Wonton Noodle Soup

For good luck, it’s especially important to eat dumplings when midnight strikes. Pair it with warm soup when observing this tradition.

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This homemade dumpling soup hits the spot.

Homemade food is always extra special, and this wonton noodle soup is no exception. make the dumplings and broth ahead of time, then freeze. when a craving hits, just heat and serve.

After you make these mouth-watering noodle recipes for Chinese New Year, it’s best to bookmark them for the rest of the year.  There’ll always be a use for quick, easy, delicious dinners after all. 



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