Ordering in is well and good, but if you want to save money and satisfy your craving for delicious Chinese take-out menu classics, how about making it for yourself? Food cooked to piping hot perfection right in your own kitchen is going to taste a lot fresher and better than take out food sitting under a heat lamp, getting damp in its own steam. Pair crispy fried rice with savory Mongolian beef, or chicken lo mein with a side of crispy potstickers! Never settle for lukewarm cuisine again; make it fresh at home.

Spicy Chicken Lo Mein (from Every Craving)Spicy Chicken Lo Mein

Mongolian Beef (from Pink Bites)Mongolian Beef

Lighter Sesame Chicken (from Alida's Kitchen)Lighter Sesame Chicken

Handmade Pork and Chive Dumplings (from My Kiki Cake)Handmade Pork and Chive Dumplings

Shrimp Fried Rice (from Food on the Food)Shrimp Fried Rice

Ginger Beef Stir Fry (from The Comfort of Cooking)Ginger Beef Stir Fry

General Tso's Chicken (from Kids in the Sink)General Tso's Chicken

Moo Shu Pork (from For the Love of Cooking)Moo Shu Pork

Split Pea Crab Rangoons with Sticky Ginger-Garlic Dipping Sauce (from She Runs, She Eats)Split Pea Crab Rangoons with Sticky Ginger-Garlic Dipping Sauce

Kung Pao Chicken (from Noodle Fever)Kung Pao Chicken

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