Korean beef bowl recipe

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  • Serves 4
  • 10 mins to prepare and 10 mins to cook
  • 372 calories / serving
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Tap into the Korean food trend with this vibrant midweek meal. It uses many of the same ingredients as your family favourite spaghetti Bolognese, but with a fragrant twist thanks to fresh ginger, soy and sesame oil. 

  1. Into a small bowl, put the sugar, soy sauce, sesame oil and chilli flakes. Whisk with a fork and put to one side.
  2. Heat the vegetable oil in a large frying pan over a medium heat. Add the garlic and the ginger, stir for a min or so, until they become fragrant.
  3. Add the mince and fry until it is brown, for around 3-5 mins, breaking it up as it cooks. Stir in the soy sauce mixture, grated carrots and spring onions. Cook for a few mins more, until it is heated through, sprinkle in the sesame seeds, stir, and serve on the heated cooked rice.

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  • Ingredients

  • 70g brown sugar
  • 60ml soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tsp dried chilli flakes
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 3cm fresh ginger, grated
  • 3 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 500g beef steak mince
  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 3 spring onions, thinly sliced, to serve
  • 1 tbsp sesame seeds
  • cooked rice, for serving
  • Energy 1560kj 372kcal 19%
  • Fat 20g 28%
  • Saturates 6g 32%
  • Sugars 21g 24%
  • Salt 3.1g 52%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 22.1g Protein 29.1g Fibre 1.5g


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