Indonesian Beef Curry With Coconut Rice

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Total Time
15 mins
45 mins

Cooking Light. May 2007.

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  1. To prepare curry, heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Coat the pan with cooking spray. Place half of the beef in skillet; cook 1 minute on each side or until browned.
  2. Remove the beef from pan. Keep warm. Repeat process with the remaining beef.
  3. Lower heat to medium; add oil to pan. Add shallots, ginger, garlic, and chiles; cook 4 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally.
  4. Stir in coriander and next 6 ingredients (through cinnamon); cook 30 seconds, stirring constantly.
  5. Return beef to pan. Add broth; bring to a simmer. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 35 minutes or until beef is tender.
  6. Uncover and cook 10 minutes or until sauce thickens. Discard cinnamon stick; stir in juice.
  7. To prepare rice, bring 1 1/4 cups water and remaining ingredients to a boil.
  8. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 18 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Remove from heat. Let stand, covered, 5 minutes.
  9. Fluff with a fork. Place 2/3 cup rice onto each of 6 plates; top each serving with 1/2 cup curry.