Stir-Fried Beef With Bok Choy

Recipe by lazyme
READY IN: 50mins




  • Trim fat from beef; cut beef with grain into 2-inch strips.
  • Cut strips across grain into 1/8-inch slices.
  • Toss beef, 1 tablespoon vegetable oil, 1 teaspoon cornstarch, 1 teaspoon salt, the sugar, soy sauce and white pepper in glass or plastic bowl.
  • Cover and refrigerate 30 minutes.
  • Separate bok choy leaves from stems.
  • Cut leaves into 2-inch pieces; cut stems diagonally into 1/4-inch slices (do not combine leaves and stems).
  • Cut green onions into 2-inch pieces.
  • Mix 2 tablespoons cornstarch and the water.
  • Heat wok until 1 or 2 drops of water bubble and skitter when sprinkled in wok.
  • Add 3 tablespoons vegetable oil; rotate wok to coat side.
  • Add beef, gingerroot and garlic; stir-fry until beef is brown, about 3 minutes.
  • Remove beef from wok.
  • Add 3 tablespoons vegetable oil to wok; rotate to coat side.
  • Add bok choy stems; stir-fry 1 minute.
  • Stir in bok choy leaves and 1/8 teaspoon salt.
  • Stir in chicken broth; heat to boiling.
  • Stir in cornstarch mixture; cook and stir until thickened, about 15 seconds.
  • Stir in beef and oyster sauce; heat to boiling.
  • Garnish with green onions.