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La Choy Hamburger Chop Suey Recipe Clipping


Imaginative dishes can be thrifty–easy to fix, too! For example, Hamburger Chop Suey. Just visit the Chinese Foods Section of your favorite store for rich La Choy Brown Gravy Sauce, piquant La Choy Soy Sauce…one can each La Choy Bean Sprouts and La Choy Fancy Mixed Chinese Vegetables. You’ll turn hamburger into something really special!

Brown 1 lb. hamburger and 1 med. onion, chopped, in 1/4 cup butter. Add 2 tsp. salt, dash pepper, 2 cups diced celery, 1 1/2 cups water. Bring to boil. Cover. Simmer 20 min. Add 1 can La Choy Fancy Mixed Chinese Vegetables, drained, 1 can La Choy Bean Sprouts, drained, 1 can mushrooms, sliced. Heat. Combine 2 Tbs. cold water, 2 Tbs. cornstarch, 1 Tbs. La Choy Soy Sauce, 1 tsp. sugar, 1 Tbs. La Choy Brown Gravy Sauce. Add to meat. Cook until slightly thickened, stirring constantly. Serve hot with rice for Chop Suey, or with La Choy Chinese Noodles for Chow Mein.

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11 Responses to La Choy Hamburger Chop Suey Recipe Clipping

Published 23 December, 2008 in 7:30 am

I can’t beleive I found this recipe for La Choy Hamburger Chop Suey. I made this recipe for years (using cut up pork) and my family loved it. I have been searching for the La Choy Brown Gravy used in this recipe for a couple of years and have been unable to find it in any stores in my area. I’ll check LaChoy to see they are still making it. This is a wonderful recipe and easy to make. I’m so happy I found this website. Thanks.

Published 22 April, 2009 in 5:59 pm

Thanks for the trip down memory lane! What a great site.

Published 14 August, 2009 in 8:34 pm

My mother used to make this recipe all the time. I make it too but it seems like LaChoy no longer manufactures the Brown Gravy Sauce. This sauce was sweet and in its replacement I use molasses. The taste is very similar. It works for me :)

Published 3 November, 2009 in 8:28 pm

Good call, Taja7878! I’ve been researching, trying to find a home recipe for LaChoy Brown Gravy Sauce, which isn’t being produced anymore. Several sources, including LaChoy, say to put either 1 tsp or 1/2 tsp of soy sauce in 1/2 cup of dark corn syrup or molasses. Just thought I’d share!

Published 29 December, 2009 in 5:21 pm

I am so happy I found this! I used to have the clipping from the back of one of the Chop Suey veg cans and lost it but been dying to make this again…I am so happy!

It’s a cold wet snowy night but gonna be hot and hopping in my house tonite!

theresa neupert
Published 3 October, 2010 in 6:47 pm

I use Dynasty Brand. Some store carries the dynasty brown gravy sauce and it’s just as good as LaChoy but it too is also getting hard to find. You can order on line but s/s is costly.

Published 1 December, 2014 in 7:03 pm

I have the original receive and it used pork, beef, veal or chicken.this recipe is at least 55 years old.
I always use left over turkey or chicken to make.

charlie walter
Published 4 November, 2015 in 1:54 am

My mom made this too, but she used bead molasses instead of gravy mix. Good luck trying to find bead molasses anywhere except the interweb.

Published 13 October, 2016 in 9:12 am

Hoorah, my grandmother used to make this for me and my sister when we where about 11 and 12 years old, we are now in our 70’s, I have been searching for this for years!!!! Can’t wait to make it. Thanks for a great website!

MN Muskie
Published 9 April, 2017 in 9:54 pm

You can buy Dynasty Brown Gravey Sauce from Walmart on line! I Make my own Brown sauce. Just google it on the internet.

Good Luck Good eats!!

Toni Sallows
Published 27 October, 2017 in 5:18 am

I always used La chop brown gravy sauce and you can’t buy it so years ago I bought Dynasty brown gravy sauce and it is just like using La chops and I have a hard time finding it as I used to get it on line from Walmarts and now I can’t so you go Amazon and order it on line . Or my sister friend can get it at a chinese store…

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