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Egg Roll Bowls

Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal.

Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal. Get this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread (It's also low-carb and paleo friendly!)

Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal. Get this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread (It's also low-carb and paleo friendly!)

When I was a teen, I had my first egg rolls. I immediately loved them. I loved the flavor…loved everything about them. Then I worked in a Chinese restaurant and about flipped a lid when I saw some of the ingredients that were being put into the ones I loved so much. I was shocked.

The great thing about this dish, is that not only can you enjoy the wonderful egg roll flavor, but you have complete control about what is going into your food.

Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal. Get this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread (It's also low-carb and paleo friendly!)

This dish is also another one of those great “busy weeknight suppers” because it take such a short time to prepare.

Yield: 4

Egg Roll Bowls (Paleo, Low-Carb)

Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal. Get this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread (It's also low-carb and paleo friendly!)

All of the flavor of your favorite appetizer, and none of the guilt!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 Tb coconut oil
  • 1 lb ground pork
  • 1 c onion, diced
  • 1 head green cabbage, thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated
  • 1 Tb sesame oil
  • 1/4 c liquid coconut aminos
  • 1/4 c chicken broth
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • pinch white pepper
  • 2 scallions, sliced

Instructions

  1. To begin, cook the ground pork and onion with the coconut oil in a large skillet that has a lid. You do not need the lid yet, that will come later.
  2. Cook the pork over medium heat until it is browned, breaking up the chunks of meat with your utensil.
  3. When the pork is browned and the onions are tender, stir in the garlic and ginger.
  4. Add in the cabbage. Your skillet is going to be VERY full, but the cabbage will shrink considerably as it cooks.
  5. Sprinkle or drizzle all of the remaining ingredients over the top of the cabbage (not including the scallions.) Cover and cook over medium low heat. 
  6. Periodically use a pair of tongs to turn and mix the ingredients as it cooks. When the cabbage first goes in, this will be very difficult simply because the skillet will be so full. Be patient.
  7. Cook until the cabbage has wilted and is cooked to your desired level of doneness, about 5-10 minutes. Some people like their cabbage crunchier, others prefer it a little more cooked. Do as you like.
  8. To serve, spoon the cooked mixture into serving bowls and top with the sliced scallions. 
  9. Enjoy

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

4

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 513Total Fat: 31gSaturated Fat: 12gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 107mgSodium: 728mgCarbohydrates: 28gFiber: 7gSugar: 15gProtein: 34g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix.

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Egg Roll Bowls have all the great flavor of your favorite appetizer but in the form of an easy and delicious meal. Get this recipe from Cosmopolitan Cornbread (It's also low-carb and paleo friendly!)

This recipe was shared in Meal Plan Monday.

2 thoughts on “Egg Roll Bowls”

  1. This sounds good too….love Chinese Food.
    Can you tell us what they put in theirs when you worked in a Chinese Restaurant ? Would love to know….
    You can send info to me Facebook PM…..if you don’t want to post it here,,,,:)

    Reply

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