Make a dinner faster than you can order takeout. In about 20 minutes, the flavors of sautéed beef and crisp broccoli will be on your dinner table. (Serves 6)

Beef-Broccoli Lo Mein

Credit: Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lydia DeGaris Pursell

Egg rolls with spicy-sweet dipping sauce: Bake 6 frozen white-meat chicken egg rolls (Such as Pagoda) according to package direction. While egg rolls bake, combine 1 tablespoon minced green onions, 2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce, 1 tablespoon rice vinegar, 2 tablespoons duck sauce, and 1 teaspoon sriracha (hot chile sauce, such as Huy Fong). Serve sauce with egg rolls.

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1. While oven heats:
• Bring water to a boil for pasta
• Prepare ingredients for lo mein and dipping sauce
2. While pasta cooks:
• Bake egg rolls
• Prepare dipping sauce

3. Cook lo mein meat mixture.