Recipe – Beef Pasta Salad

You can use our Harvey Beef Porterhouse or Scotch Fillet in this recipe. Click here to find your nearest stockist.

 

Preparation Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients / Serves 4

  • 4 x 200g oyster blade steaks, diced
  • 2 cups dry pasta, eg spirals
  • 2 onions, sliced
  • 100 g sun-dried tomato, sliced thinly
  • 100 g Kalamata olives, pitted
  • ¼ bunch basil, chopped
  • ¼ bunch chives, chopped
  • 250 g cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 200 g rocket or mixed lettuce leaves
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce

Method

  1. Cook the pasta as per packet instructions – strain in colander and leave to cool in cold water.
  2. Heat a wok to hot and add 1 tbsp of oil and cook the beef in 3 batches; set aside when cooked and loosely cover with aluminium foil.
  3. Cook the sliced onions in the wok over low heat until soft and translucent. There’s no need to add oil.
  4. In a bowl, mix the tomatoes, olives, onions, herbs, cooked beef and pasta; season with olive oil, balsamic vinegar and soy sauce. Just before serving, add rocket or mixed lettuce leaves.

Essential Tips

  • Try a wholemeal or whole grain pasta to boost fibre intake.

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