Crispy Beef In Chili Sauce

Crispy Beef In Chili Sauce Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Kitchen Crew



☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes


  • 1 lb
    beef steak
  • 1 Tbsp
    soy sauce, light
  • 2 tsp
    rice wine
  • 1 tsp
    sesame oil
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 c
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
  • 5
    chiles, dried
  • 3 Tbsp
    garlic cloves, very thinly sliced
  • 1 tsp
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 tsp
    cornstarch mixed with 1 teaspoon of water

How to Make Crispy Beef In Chili Sauce


  1. Place the meat in the freezer for about 20 minutes, or until it is firm to the touch.
  2. Cut it into slices against the grain, then finely shred the slices.
  3. Combine the meat with the marinade and mix very well.
  4. Soak the dried chiles in warm water.
  5. When they are soft and pliable, cut them in half.
  6. Heat a wok or large skillet until it is hot.
  7. Add the 2 cups of oil and when it is very hot and almost smoking, deep-fry the beef in 2 batches.
  8. Remove with a slotted spoon and drain the meat in a colander.
  9. Heat a small saucepan and when it is hot, add the 1 1/2 tablespoons oil, garlic and chilies and stir-fry for 20 seconds.
  10. Then add the rest of the sauce ingredients and simmer for 2 minutes.
  11. Keep warm.
  12. Reheat the oil in the wok until it is very hot.
  13. Deep-fry the beef again until it is very crisp, about 1 minute.
  14. Remove the beef with a slotted spoon, drain on paper towels and place on a warm platter.
  15. Gently toss the beef with the sauce and serve immediately.
  16. Serves 4 as part of a Chinese meal, or 2 as a single dish.

Printable Recipe Card

About Crispy Beef In Chili Sauce

Course/Dish: Beef, Chili
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Leave a Comment

7 Easy Prime Rib And Roast Beef Recipes

7 Easy Prime Rib and Roast Beef Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s just something about having prime rib or roast beef for Christmas dinner. Many are intimidated to make these expensive cuts at home, but y’all - no joke, these recipes...

Prime Rib Roast Au Jus Perfect Every Time! No Fail Recipe

Prime Rib Roast Au Jus Perfect Every Time! No Fail

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

This no fail prime rib recipe is so easy and comes out perfect every time! Plus, with a side of au jus, this is an easy Christmas dinner anyone can...

Blue Ribbon Chili Recipes

Blue Ribbon Chili Recipes

Kitchen Crew

Whether I'm preparing a meal for game day or I'm looking to put a comforting dinner on the table, when the weather gets cooler I start making batches of chili....