Coconut Curry Beef or Chicken

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Just a little bit of peanut butter and light coconut milk make this curry taste rich and creamy.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In bowl, whisk together orange juice, fish sauce, cornstarch, and canola oil.
  2. Stir in beef, tossing to coat. Marinate at room temperature for 30 minutes or refrigerate up to 1 day.
  3. In large nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Cook onion and garlic for 5 minutes or until softened.
  4. Add curry powder and cook for 1 minute.
  5. Add beef and cook for 2 minutes or until browned but still pink inside.
  6. Stir in coconut milk, peanut butter, lime juice and sugar substitute. Cook, tossing to coat meat with sauce, for another 2 minutes.
  7. Garnish with coriander and peanuts.
Most Helpful

Hi TKF Well, I wanted to make a curry soup with what I had on hand, in the pressure cooker. I had chicken, dried lima beans, wild and brown rice, celery, onions fish sauce, coconut milk. Rogan Josh and Madras Curry powders. So I came across your recipe and took great license with it. And my DH LOVED it. He rarely comments on food at all. He eats and he's happy. But he couldn't stop raving about my adaptation of your dish. I will keep it on file for future jumping off points. I think one of the keys was to saute the spices a little. Certainly brought out the flavor. The beans thickened the sauce without the cornstarch. Pressure cooker really brought it all together. What a treat. Especially DH's enjoyment. Thanks for the inspiration. Judy in WA

godbreathed01 May 28, 2009