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Ginger Lime Beef Stir-Fry

August 13, 2016
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Get ready for a taste sensation with this dish! I found this recipe years ago while living in California, and it quickly became a family favorite. Sunset Magazine gets all the credit–I haven’t changed a thing. Serve it over over Jasmine rice to soak up all the sweet and sour sauce.

Ingredients:
1 sweet red bell pepper, rinsed, seeded and sliced into strips
1 lb. boneless beef top sirloin, cut into strips (many grocery stores sell beef pre-cut into strips)
1/2 teaspoon vegetable oil
1/3 cup fresh lime juice (do not use bottled)
2 Tablespoons honey
2 Tablespoons Hoisen sauce (find this in the Asian aisle of most grocery stores)
3 teaspoons soy sauce
2 Tablespoons fresh minced ginger root
1/2 teaspoon hot chili flakes (optional)
1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro

Directions:

  • Pour oil into a large frying pan, over high heat.
  • When oil is hot, add bell pepper strips and stir-fry until tender crisp (about 3 minutes).
  • Remove bell peppers from pan and set aside in a bowl.
  • Add beef strips to hot pan and stir-fry until no longer pink (about 5 minutes).
  • While beef is cooking, mix the following together in a separate bowl: lime juice, honey, Hoisen sauce, soy sauce, ginger and chili flakes (if using). Set aside.
  • With a slotted spoon, remove cooked beef to bowl with peppers.
  • To meat juices in pan, add sauce mixture and boil over high heat until reduced (about 6 minutes).
  • Pour beef and peppers back into pan and stir into sauce. Cook about 2 minutes, until hot.
  • Sprinkle with fresh cilantro.
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