Awesome Curried Beef with Coconut Milk

Andy Anderson !

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@ThePretentiousWichitaChef

When I was new to the cooking business, I had a friend that used to do this curried deer recipe that I just loved, and she never gave me the recipe. Well, we’re not using deer meat in this, but the flavors are very much the same as I remember from way back when.

We are going to be using some hot spices, but they will be cooled down with some nice coconut milk.

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


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Serves:

4

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

4 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 Tbsp
vegetable or grapeseed oil
1 lb
beef chuck roast, cut into 1-inch pieces
salt, kosher variety, to taste
black pepper, freshly ground, to taste
1 medium
onion, cut into quarters
2 clove
garlic, minced
1 tsp
soy sauce
1/2 tsp
ground ginger
1/2 tsp
curry powder
1/2 tsp
ground cayenne pepper
10 oz
canned coconut milk
1 Tbsp
packed brown sugar
4 oz
cherry tomatoes, cut in half

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place the can of coconut milk in the refrigerator for an hour.
2
Remove the can from the refrigerator, and separate the coconut milk fat from the liquid… discard the liquid.
3
Preheat oven to 275f (135c)
4
Gather all your ingredients.
5
Add the oil to a dutch oven or oven-safe pot and warm over medium-high heat.
6
Salt and pepper the beef and then brown on all sides.
7
Remove beef from pan, and set aside.
8
Sauté the quartered onions in the pan for about 5 minutes.
9
Reduce the heat to medium, and then add the soy sauce, garlic, ginger, curry and the cayenne.
10
Sauté for 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
11
Chef’s Note: Keep an eye on the pan, and be careful not to burn the garlic.
12
Add coconut milk fat and brown sugar, and stir until combined well.
13
Add browned beef back to pan, and stir to combine
14
Cover the pot and place in the oven.
15
Bake for 4 to 5 hours, or until the beef is fork tender.
16
Add tomatoes and bake for an additional 15 minutes.
17
Serve over long-grained white rice, or pasta.
18
Keep the faith, and keep cooking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Indian