Bok Choy Recipes

Our bok choy recipes often appear in soups and stir fry recipes, but it can also be shredded for slaw, steamed, sauteed, or try braising baby bok choy. Bok choy is a great source of nutrients, including vitamins A and C, with minimal calories.

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Skirt Steak and Bok Choy Stir-Fry

Rating: 4 stars 98
Thanks to the skirt steak's generous marbling, you don't need much extra oil for a stir-fry with bok choy.

Sauteed Baby Bok Choy

When you need an easy, delicious side dish, try this sautéed bok choy with ginger, garlic, and soy sauce. The recipe calls for baby bok choy but large bok choy can also be used: Just trim the stem ends and cut the heads into 2-inch pieces. This side pairs well with our Soy-Honey-Glazed Arctic Char.

Citrus-Bok Choy Salad with Crisp Ramen

Rating: 3 stars 17
Baked ramen noodles make a crunchy topping for this easy, healthy salad.

Bok Choy and Chicken Soup

Rating: 4 stars 86
For a less spicy broth, seed the chile before cooking.

Baby Bok Choy Slaw

If you're making the slaw more than an hour in advance, keep it in the refrigerator; let it stand at room temperature for about 30 minutes before serving.

Inside-Out Pork Dumplings

Inspired by take-out pork wontons, this dish is packed with fiber and vitamins for a healthier weeknight option.

Stir-Fried Chicken with Bok Choy

Rating: 3.5 stars 205
In restaurants, stir-frying is done in extra-large woks over very high heat. To approximate the effect at home, don't crowd the meat in the pan, and make sure the wok and oil are nice and hot before you add the chicken.

Sauteed Bok Choy and Broccoli

Rating: 3.5 stars 108
This healthy side dish features a trio of Asian flavors -- garlic, ginger, and soy.

Green Thai Chicken Soup

Pressed for time? Using store-bought broth, rotisserie chicken, and curry paste means you can get this vibrant, flavorful soup on the table in under half an hour.

Broken Wonton Soup

No need to form wontons for this soothing soup! The wrappers go into the garlic-ginger broth separately from the filling (mini pork meatballs flavored with soy sauce and cilantro). Vitamin-rich bok choy provides a welcome pop of green.

Spicy Coconut-Salmon Curry

This easy riff on a Thai staple gets big flavor from four basic ingredients: curry paste, coconut milk, yellow bell pepper, and bok choy. It's even heartier ladled over short-grain brown rice or Asian noodles.

Steamed Bok Choy

Rating: 3.5 stars 37
Serve steamed bok choy as your vegetable side with our Breaded Pork Cutlets with Ginger-Soy Sauce.

Inspiration and Ideas

Fish en Papillote
Rating: Unrated 76
Cooking en papillote (in parchment) seals in the moisture of fish fillets, yielding a silken entree and perfectly crisp-tender vegetables.
Yuzu-Glazed Salmon
The yuzu is a relative of an Asian breed of mandarin orange, and its unique taste touts hints of lemon and grapefruit. It perks up a piece of salmon with citrusy charm, making an ordinary dinner more exciting. Recipes reprinted from CITRUS: SWEET AND SAVORY SUN-KISSED RECIPES Copyright © 2015 by Valerie Aikman-Smith. Photos © 2015 by Victoria Pearson. Published by Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.
Baby Bok Choy with Ginger and Garlic

Tender heads of baby bok choy with a delicious ginger-and-garlic glaze can be served warm or at room temperature.