A delicious Japanese beef and vegetable one-pot meal.
1 (1 pound) sirloin steak
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons granulated sugar
1/2 cup beef broth
1/3 cup soy sauce
2 cups diagonally sliced green onion
2 cups diagonally sliced celery
1 cup chopped fresh spinach
16 ounces fresh bean sprouts
1 cup sliced mushrooms
1 (8-ounce) can sliced water chestnuts, drained
Hot cooked rice for accompaniment
- Slice steak very thinly across the grain. In a wok or deep skillet heat oil until hot. Add steak and stir-fry for 1 to 2 minutes, or until brown. Sprinkle with sugar. Add beef broth and soy sauce; mix well. Push beef to one side.
- Add green onion and celery; stir-fry for 1 minute. Push aside.
- One at a time, add spinach, bean sprouts, mushrooms and water chestnuts, stir-frying each for 1 minute before adding the next. When vegetables are tender, combine with steak and green onion/celery mixture. Cook 30 seconds to blend.
- Serve over rice.
Makes 4 servings.