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Ginger Beef Stir-Fry Recipe

Ginger Beef Stir-Fry Recipe

This savory stir-fry showcases tender slices of beef, while colorful carrots add crunch. For devoted meat-and-potatoes fans, replace the rice with mashed potatoes.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch, divided
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1-1/2 pounds beef top sirloin steak, thinly sliced into 3-inch strips
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided
  • 3/4 cup thinly sliced carrots
  • 3/4 cup beef broth
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons grated orange peel
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • Hot cooked rice


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine 2 tablespoons cornstarch, water and salt until smooth. Add beef; toss to coat.
  • 2. In a large skillet, stir-fry beef in batches in 1 tablespoon oil until meat reaches desired doneness; remove and keep warm. Stir-fry carrots in remaining oil for 5-6 minutes. Place remaining cornstarch in a bowl; stir in broth until smooth. Add the soy sauce, orange peel and ginger. Return beef to skillet; stir in broth mixture. Bring to a boil. Cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Serve over rice. Yield: 4 servings.

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Reviewed Sep. 25, 2013

"Did the orange juice really work out? @Wasoongu"

Reviewed Jun. 10, 2012

"The stars aren't showing up for me to rate this recipe, but I give it four stars. I made a batch for my dad and husband and they ate it all -- no leftovers. I added onion, garlic, and broccoli. And crushed red pepper. I also realized at the last minute that I didn't have any oranges, so I added about 1/4 cup orange juice. I did serve with the suggested side dish (zesty sugar snap peas) and they disappeared as well."

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