This is a simple Chinese takeout dish, consisting of thin slices of beef,stir-fried with broccoli and then brought together by the sweet and savory oyster sauce.

This is a delicious yet easy to bring together meal,the perfect way to get you eating your broccoli,or any other veggies and get to enjoy them.

This popular Asian takeout dish goes well with either rice or noodles,it can also be a meal on its own for those watching their waistlines and want to keep away from the carbs.

So versatile is this dish that once you get the hang of it you can go ahead and add in any of your favorite vegetables and make it your own


start of by preparing your beef marinade

Marinade Ingredients

300g lean beef steak

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon sugar

1 tablespoon vegetable oil

1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda

1 tablespoon cornstarch

1 tablespoon rice wine

1 tablespoon chopped ginger


Cut your beef into thin strip


Mix in all the marinade ingredients

Cover this up with a cling foil and let it marinate for 30minutes.

As the beef is marinating prepare the ingredients for the stir-fry.

Stir-fry Ingredients

1 tablespoon vegetable oil

2 cloves minced garlic

2 tablespoons chopped ginger

2 tablespoons oyster sauce

1/2 red bell pepper

1/2 yellow bell pepper

2 medium sized broccoli


Start by blanching your broccoli in hot salty water for 1 to 2 minutes

Introduce 1 tablespoon vegetable oil into a ‘wok’,if you don’t own one like me,your nonstick pan will do just fine.

Add in your ginger and garlic and stir until fragrant

Go ahead and add in your beef,ensuring that they all have contact with the pan in order to brown evenly and avoid boiling

keep stirring until evenly browned

Introduce your vegetables and oyster sauce and mix well together

Mix two teaspoons cornstarch with 1/4 cup water and pour into the pan.

Mix well until thick and consistent then serve hot.

4 Comments Add yours

  1. muluka says:

    This is perfection!


    1. ombachi13 says:

      Thank you👍


  2. love love love! question, where can I buy rice wine in Nrb?


    1. ombachi13 says:

      Usually buy mine at nakumat usually next to soy sauce and other asian stuff


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