Slow Cooker Heaven: Spicy Oriental Beef

Andy Anderson !

By
@ThePretentiousWichitaChef

This is a simple dish that demonstrates the convenience of using a slow cooker… Just set it and forget it.

The spice is not overwhelming, but perfectly compliments the beef.

So, you ready… Let’s get into the kitchen.


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Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
6 Hr
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

PLAN/PURCHASE

THE BEEF

2-3 lb
boneless beef chuck roast, cut into 1/2-inch slices
1/2 c
flour, all-purpose variety
2 Tbsp
grapeseed oil, or more if needed

THE SAUCE

1/2 medium
yellow onion, chopped
2 c
beef stock, not broth
1/2 c
tamari sauce
1/2 c
light brown sugar
4 clove
garlic, minced
1 Tbsp
hot sesame oil
1/4 tsp
red pepper flakes, or to taste
3 Tbsp
rice wine vinegar
1 Tbsp
fresh ginger, grated
freshly ground black pepper, to taste
sesame seed, for garnish

Step-By-Step

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1PREP/PREPARE

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2THE BEEF

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3Gather your ingredients.

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4Add some salt & pepper to the flour, and place in a large bowl.

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5Toss the beef slices with the flour.

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6Add the oil to a heavy-bottom pot, over medium heat.

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7Add the beef in batches to the pot.

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8Cook until browned, about 3 minutes per side.

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9Add the browned beef to the slow cooker.

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10THE SAUCE

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11Gather your ingredients.

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12Add the chopped onions to the pot.

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13Cook until transluent and soft, about 3 to 5 minutes.

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14Add the remainder of the sauce ingredients, and simmer for 5 minutes.

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15Add the sauce to the slow cooker and mix with the beef.

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16Cook on low for 6 hours.

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17PLATE/PRESENT

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18Cube or shred the beef, serve over long-grained white rice or egg noodles, and then garnish with some sesame seeds. Enjoy.

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19Keep the faith, and keep cooking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom