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Stir-Fried Beef in Spicy Hunan Sauce

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“The sauce can't be beat for flavor, and like any stir-fry, the recipe works best if you have all of the ingredients/mixtures ready before you begin to cook. I like to serve this beef dish with rice and fresh,lightly steamed or stir-fried green beans or broccoli.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine marinade ingredients in a bowl and stir in the sliced beef; let stand at room temperature for 20 minutes.
  2. Mix Hunan Sauce ingredients together in a bowl and set aside.
  3. After 20 minutes, drain the beef well, saving the marinade, and mix marinade into the Hunan Sauce bowl.
  4. Heat 1 tablespoon of the peanut oil in a skillet at medium-high heat.
  5. Stir fry the beef until it is cooked but still a bit rare.
  6. Remove beef onto a plate.
  7. Add remaining 2 tablespoons peanut oil to the skillet and stir-fry the Hunan Sauce mixture until fragrant.
  8. Stir in the beef, heat through and serve.

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