Title: Chinese Beef and Tomatoes
Categories: Beef Chinese
Yield: 8 Servings
|1/8||ts||Ground black pepper|
|1|| ||Beef bouillon cube|
Thinly slice beef on the diagonal (for easy slicing,place meat in the
freezer until slightly frozen);place in a snug-fitting bowl.Combine soy
sauce,sherry,garlic,and black pepper;pour over meat,tossing to coat
completely.Cover and refrigerate 8 to 10 hours.
In a large skillet or wok,heat oil. Add green pepper and onion saute for 2
minutes.Dissolve bouillon cube in boiling water. Add beef and
marinate.Bring to boiling point.Reduce heat and simmer,covered for 8
minutes.Blend cornstarch with cold water. Stir into mixture in skillet.Cook
and stir until thickened.Cut tomatoes into wedges;add to skillet;stir
gently.Cover and simmer, just until tomatoes are hot,about 3 minutes.Serve
hot over rice with scallions,if desired.Serves 6 to 8.