Sweet and tangy chilli beef

Sweet and tangy chilli beef

This delicious beef salad is healthy and quick to prepare - perfect for a midweek supper.


For the sweet and tangy dressing
For the beef
To serve
  • 1 large handful baby spinach leaves, washed

  • 2 heads pak choi, green stem variety, washed and sliced

  • 1 small mango, peeled, stone removed, flesh finely diced

Preparation method

  1. For the sweet and tangy dressing, mix together the light soy sauce, lemon juice, orange juice, groundnut oil, caster sugar and honey in a small bowl. Whisk well to combine, then add the cucumber and chilli. Stir and set aside.

  2. For the beef, heat a wok until smoking and add the groundnut oil, then add the beef and stir fry for a few seconds. Add the rice wine or sherry and cook for one minute.

  3. Add the crushed dried chilli flakes, light soy sauce and pinch of ground white pepper. Cook for 1-2 minutes, or until the beef is cooked to your liking.

  4. To serve, scatter the spinach and sliced pak choi over a serving plate and spoon the chilli beef into the middle. Drizzle over the sweet and tangy dressing, sprinkle over the finely diced mangoes and serve immediately.

Less than 30 mins preparation time

Less than 10 mins cooking time

Serves 2

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