Bangkok Beef & Basil
Total Recipe Time: 45 minutesMarinade Time: 15 minutes
Makes 4 to 6 servings
Ingredients1-1/2 pounds beef Sirloin Tip Center Steaks, cut 1 inch thick or Flat Iron Steaks3/4 cup regular or low-sodium teriyaki sauce, divided 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice2 teaspoons red curry powder1 package (7 ounces) dried rice noodles1 cup thinly sliced red bell pepper strips1 cup thinly sliced fresh basil1 cup thinly sliced green onion strips (3 x 1/8-inch strips)Black pepper
- Cut beef steak crosswise into 1/4-inch thick strips. Place in shallow glass dish. Add 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce; toss to coat. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 15 minutes.
- Combine remaining 1/2 cup teriyaki sauce, lime juice and curry powder in small bowl. Set aside.
- Prepare rice noodles according to package directions for stir-fry; drain and rinse with cold water. Set aside.
- Meanwhile spray nonstick wok or large skillet with nonstick cooking spray. Heat over medium-high heat until hot. Add 1/2 of beef; stir-fry 1 to 2 minutes or until outside surface of beef is no longer pink. Remove from wok. Repeat with remaining beef. If necessary, re-spray skillet with cooking spray. Add bell pepper to wok; stir-fry 30 to 60 seconds or until crisp-tender. Remove from wok.
- Add teriyaki sauce mixture to wok; bring to a boil. Add rice noodles, basil, 1/2 of green onions, bell pepper and beef; cook and carefully stir until heated through. Season with black pepper, as desired. Garnish with remaining green onions.
Cook'sTipOne-and-one-half pounds beef Top Round Steak may be substituted for Sirloin Tip Center or Flat Iron Steaks. Cut beef steak lengthwise in half, then crosswise into 1/4-inch thick strips.Cook's Tip: Red curry powder is a blend of traditional curry spices and hot chilies. Red curry powder can be found in the spice or ethnic section of the supermarket or in specialty markets. If red curry powder is not available, 1-1/2 teaspoons regular curry powder, 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin and 1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper may be substituted.
Nutrition information per serving, using Sirloin Tip Center Steak (1/4 of recipe) 502 calories; 14 g fat (4 g saturated fat; 3 g monounsaturated fat); 112 mg cholesterol; 2218 mg sodium; 5 g carbohydrate; 2.9 g fiber; 43 g protein; 7 mg niacin; 0.6 mg vitamin B6; 1.9 mcg vitamin B12; 4.7 mg iron; 40.1 mcg selenium; 6.4 mg zinc.This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc; and a good source of fiber.Nutrition information per serving, using Top Round Steak (1/4 of recipe) 517 calories; 13 g fat (3 g saturated fat; 3 g monounsaturated fat); 92 mg cholesterol; 2226 mg sodium; 5 g carbohydrate; 2.9 g fiber; 48 g protein; 7.9 mg niacin; 0.7 mg vitamin B6; 2.2 mcg vitamin B12; 5.2 mg iron; 46.8 mcg selenium; 7.4 mg zinc.This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc; and a good source of fiber.Nutrition information per serving, using Flat Iron Steak (1/4 of recipe): 539 calories; 19 g fat (5 g saturated fat; 6 g monounsaturated fat); 77 mg cholesterol; 2259 mg sodium; 5 g carbohydrate; 2.9 g fiber; 41 g protein; 5.5 mg niacin; 0.7 mg vitamin B6; 4.6 mcg vitamin B12; 5.3 mg iron; 25.9 mcg selenium; 11.7 mg zinc.This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, selenium and zinc; and a good source of fiber.
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