Posts Tagged “beef”

Slow Cooker Chinese Beef

By | December 13, 2011

I had some beef strips that needed using last week but due to being busy decorating the kitchen wanted to do something in the slow cooker.  I fancied something chinese style so a quick browse of the internet for inspiration and I came up with my own chinese beef recipe. Ingredients 2 tbsp vegetable oil […]

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Meal Planning Monday (12/12/11)

By | December 12, 2011

I’m trying to get organised again this week.  Last week was a blur of decorating, both the painting kind and the Christmas kind but this week shouldn’t be as hectic. On Thursday I’m taking C to visit Father Christmas then having a kitchen carpet fitted so a slow cooker recipe will do for then and […]

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Meal Planning Monday (28/11/11)

By | November 28, 2011

If I’m honest, last week didn’t go great.  We didn’t get our shopping delivered until Tuesday evening so on Monday, the husband declared we had no food and we had to have chip shop tea.  We then went to the local Christmas light switch on on Tuesday so we ate out again. Wednesday and Thursday […]

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Fusion Taste Team Challenge: Malaysia

By | October 25, 2011

This week we’re visiting Malaysia and using Malaysian Chilli Coconut sauce.  Last time around I cooked Ayam Percik, which was chicken marinated overnight in the sauce.  This time I’ve cooked stir-fry beef with cucumber, served with noodles. Ingredients: 350g steak, cut against the grain into 1/4-inch-thick slices 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 medium onion, thinly […]

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Beef in Oyster Sauce (and Happy New Year)

By | February 3, 2011

Today marks the beginning of the Chinese year of the rabbit.  Apparently people born under this sign are gracious, kind and sensitive but can be moody, detached and stubborn.  I don’t know a lot about the Chinese zodiac,  I prefer to know more about Chinese food really.  We cook Chinese food at least once a week, often more, […]

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