Chow mein is a Cantonese fried noodle dish with vegetables with or without meat. Noodles are very popular in China because they symbolize longevity. Asian Home Gourmet Cantonese Chow Mein Sauce contains a special blend of garlic, shallots, soy sauce, and herbs and gives fried noodles a lovely golden color and spicy flavor. Serve chow mein as a main course and add ingredients to taste. Asian Home Gourmet sauces and marinades do not contain flavor enhancers or artificial coloring and preservatives.