Beef

  • South African bobotie recipe

    Bobotie is a popular South African dish of spiced minced meat, onion, dried fruit, and chutney, baked in the oven with an egg-based, custard-like topping. Originally made with a mixture...

  • Cantonese Beef & Black Bean Noodles

    Based on a traditional recipe from Southern China, the distinctive black bean flavour of this recipe evokes the bustling streets of Hong Kong. Serves 4 Preparation time: 5 minutes Ready...

  • 7 Easter main course recipe ideas

    Make a feast to remember this Easter Sunday with our top 7 Easter recipe ideas for main courses. From traditional Slow roast spring lamb and Windsor Crown Roast of Lamb...

  • Piquant mini burgers with apple and chilli slaw

    Makes: 10-12 mini burgersPreparation time: 25 minutes plus 20 minutes chilling timeCooking time: under 10 minutesIngredients 450g/1lb beef minceSalt and freshly milled black pepperGrated zest of 1 small lemon30ml/2 tbsp...

  • Beef and Guinness stew

    Serves: 4Ingredients200ml of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout400g stewing diced beef1 medium onion - diced1 large carrot - diced1 large celery - diced1 large parsnip - diced1 litre of thick beef...

  • Beef and Guinness pie

    Serves: 4 Ingredients 200ml of Guinness Foreign Extra Stout400g diced stewing beef100g pearl onion1 large carrot - diced100g sliced button mushrooms2 cloves of garlic crushed1/2 litre of thick beef stockSprigs...

  • Chilli beef and mushroom stir-fry

    Serves: 4Ingredients350g (12oz) rump or sirloin steak3 tablespoons Kikkoman soy sauceJuice of 1 lime1 tablespoon sesame oil or 1 tsp toasted sesame oil1 red chilli, deseeded and very finely chopped2...

  • Loaded nachos with beef chilli and salsa

    Serves 3-4Preparation time 10 minutesCooking time 50 minutesIngredients1 tbsp olive oil1 onion, chopped1 red pepper, 1 green pepper, cut into chunks2 tsp Very Lazy chopped red chillies2 tsp Very Lazy...

  • Dr Dukan's Asian style beef skewers

    Serves: 4Preparation time: 20 minutesIngredients4 thin-cut sirloin steaks or minute steaks, trimmed of any fat and each cut into 3 long strips100ml of soy sauce1 tbsp of sweetener1 tbsp sesame...
  • Prime Mini Burgers with Cheddar Cheese and Remoulade

    Dish type: Canapes, BeefMakes 12 Mini BurgersIngredients340g prime minced beef, such as Kobe-stylePinch of kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil12 small slices of cheddar cheese...
  • Spicy meatballs: Great Balls of Fire

    Dish type: BeefServes 4–6 Preparation time 20 minutes Cooking time 35 minutesJez Felwick, author of The Bowler’s Meatball Cookbook, said: "This is the first ball I developed, and the first...
  • Zingy Steaks with Warm Potato Salad

    Dish type: SteakServes 4 Preparation time: 25 minutesCooking time: 20 minutesIngredients 4 x 150g/5½oz thin cut sirloin or minute steaksSalt and freshly milled black pepper5ml/1tsp dried oregano10ml/2tsp olive oilFor the...
  • Steaks with Tomato and Pepper Sauce

    Dish type: Steak Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: (Based on a 2-3cm/¾-1¼in thick steak): Rare: 3-4 minutes on each sideMedium: 4-5 minutes on each sideWell done: 6-7 minutes on...
  • Flat Iron Steaks with Date Infused Barbecue Sauce

    Dish type: SteakServes 4 Preparation time: 10 minutes, plus marinating timeCooking time: Approximately 50 minutes Ingredients4 x 175g/6oz lean flat iron steaksSalt and freshly milled black pepperFor the Date Infused...
  • Sizzling Beef with Pak Choi Noodles

    Dish type: SteakServes 4Preparation time: 20 minutes, plus marinating timeCooking time: Under 10 minutesIngredients350g/12oz cap rump, cut into thin slicesFreshly milled black pepper30ml/2tbsp light soy sauce30ml/2tbsp dry sherry1 x 5cm/2inch...
  • Beef Bourguignon with Potato and Parsnip Mash

    Dish type: Main coursePreparation and cooking time: 3 hours (including stewing time)Serves 6IngredientsBourguignon1kg shin of beef, diced1 stick of cinnamon1 bay leaf2 onions1 leek4 shallots3 cloves of garlic4 carrots, peeled4...