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Chinese beef recipes

Serve beef in a range of stir-fries and other Chinese-style dishes. These satisfying suppers feature braising steak, beef mince, sirloin steak and more.  

110 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Slow cooking beef shin or brisket in Asian aromatic spices gives a melt-in-the-mouth main course that's delicious with steamed rice and crisp stir-fried vegetables

3 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
247 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Great for casual entertaining, when you fancy a warming beef stew but with some more vibrant flavours

2 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
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340 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Ditch the takeaway and whip up this Chinese flash-fried steak with a sweet gingery sauce and red peppers

40 mins
Easy
11 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Make this beef stew when the nights draw in. With aubergine and Chinese spices, the flavours are warming and it's slow-cooked for deliciously tender meat 

3 hrs and 50 mins
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19 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Don't reach for the takeaway menu, try this beef stir-fry recipe instead. It's just as tasty as your favourite Chinese and healthier too.

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
86 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Quick, tasty, low-fat and it uses your storecupboard basics. A perfect mid-week meal

20 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this quick and easy stir-fry using lemongrass, ginger and chilli to pack a punch. Cook everything in just one pan and enjoy as a midweek meal

30 mins
Easy
27 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Marinate slices of lean beef steak then pan-fry with chunks of red pepper and a savoury sauce in this classic Chinese dish

20 mins
Easy
33 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A super-speedy, healthy stir-fry, easily halved to serve one for an after-work supper

25 mins
Easy
34 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Crank up the flavour of healthy food with a Chinese steak stir-fry that combines contrasting fruit, ginger and soy notes

25 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Low in fat, high in iron and vitamin C, and 3 of your 5-a-day, this is just about the perfect healthy stir fry

20 mins
Easy
51 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

There's no need to resort to ready-chopped veg and bottled sauces - make your own in 20 mins

20 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Marinade sirloin steak in Chinese sauce, then serve with an omelette-like, egg noodle patty with vegetables

30 mins
Easy
32 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Marinate a cheaper cut like rump steak to tenderise the meat then stir fry with vegetables and rich Chinese flavours

30 mins
Easy
29 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A convenient and tasty beef dish that can serve, two, four or more

15 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Fancy a Chinese tonight? Tear up the takeaway menu and make this low fat, spiced supper instead

25 mins
Easy
5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Try this Asian-inspired beef dish and find out why Chinese five-spice is a store cupboard must-have. It's versatile, easy to use and delicious

35 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Perk up your steak with this tangy main-meal idea from Brian Glover

20 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This Asian stir-fry with mushrooms uses extra-lean beef mince instead of steak for a low-calorie and low-cost meal

45 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Treat loved ones to this extra-special centrepiece dish that matches punchy Asian flavours such as coriander, ginger, chilli and spring onions with beef ribs

5 hrs
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