This Sticky Beef Rice Bowl is a crowd pleaser and is one to get the family round the dinner table for. Super simple to make, and easily customised to suit the kids too.
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Massaman Curry Paste
Soy Sauce(ContainsCereals containing Gluten, Soya)
Sugar for the Sauce
Water for the Sauce
a) Boil a full kettle.
b) When boiling, pour the water into a large saucepan with 1/4 tsp salt on high heat. Add the rice and cook for 12-13 mins.
c) Once cooked, drain in a sieve and pop back in the pan. Cover with a lid and leave to the side until ready to serve.
a) While the rice cooks, heat a drizzle of oil in a large frying pan on medium-high heat.
b) When the oil is hot, add the beef mince and cook until browned, 5-6 mins. Use a spoon to break it up as it cooks, then drain and discard any excess fat.
c) Season with pepper. IMPORTANT: Wash your hands and equipment after handling raw mince. The mince is cooked when no longer pink in the middle.
a) While the mince cooks, halve, peel and thinly slice the shallot.
b) Trim the green beans and cut into thirds.
c) Peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press).
d) Roughly chop the peanuts.
a) Once the beef is browned, add the shallot and green beans to the pan and stir-fry until starting to soften, 3-4 mins.
b) Add the garlic and stir-fry for 1 min more.
a) Stir the massaman curry paste, soy sauce, ketjap manis, sugar and water for the sauce (see ingredients for amount) into the pan, then bring to the boil.
b) Simmer until the sauce has thickened and is sticky, 3-4 mins.
a) When ready, fluff up with rice with a fork and share between your bowls.
b) Top with the sticky beef and sprinkle over the chopped peanuts for those who'd like them.