Moo goo gai pan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Moo Goo Guy Pan)
Jump to: navigation, search

Moo goo gai pan is the Americanized version of a Cantonese dish (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: 蘑菇雞片; pinyin: mó gū jī piàn). The dish is usually a simple stir-fried dish consisting of sliced or cubed chicken with white button mushrooms and other vegetables. Popular vegetable additions include snow peas, bamboo shoots, water chestnuts and Chinese cabbage.

Etymology[edit]

The name comes from the Cantonese names of the ingredients:[1][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mood goo gai pan". Cooks.com. Retrieved April 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ The American Heritage Dictionary[dead link]