Beef Satay with Thai Coconut-Peanut Sauce

Photo: Luca Trovato; Styling: Dani Fisher
This recipe is ideal for leaner and tougher cuts of beef such as flank, skirt, or hangar steak, as well as thin cuts of round. Thinly slicing and marinating helps tenderize and add flavor to the meat.

Yield:

Makes 1 dozen

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Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Chill: 1 Hours
Grill: 4 Minutes

Ingredients

1 pound flank steak
1/2 cup soy sauce
2 tablespoons honey
2 teaspoons ground coriander
2 teaspoons ground turmeric, optional
12 (12-inch) wooden skewers

Preparation

1. Cut beef across the grain into 12 (1- to 1 1/2-inch) strips, about 1/4-inch thick. Weave strips onto skewers, and place in a 13- x 9-inch baking dish or shallow roasting pan.

2. Combine soy sauce, honey, coriander, and turmeric, if desired; brush on both sides of skewers. Cover, and marinate in refrigerator 1 to 4 hours.

3. Preheat grill to high heat (400° to 450°).

4. Remove skewers from marinade, discarding marinade. Grill 2 to 3 minutes on each side. Serve with Thai Coconut-Peanut Sauce.

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Julia Rutland,

September 2012