Click for Cookbook LOGIN
"Leave the gun. Take the cannolis."--Clemenza, in The Godfather


  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for EASY BEEF AND BROCCOLI, by , is from Our Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Anita Wilkie


3 Tbsp cornstarch divided
1 lb flank steak, cut into thin 1 inch pieces
˝ cup low sodium soy sauce
3 Tbsp packed light brown sugar
1 Tbsp minced garlic
1 tsp grated fresh ginger
2 Tbsp vegetable oil, divided
4 cups small broccoli florets
˝ cup sliced white onions


1. In a large bowl, whisk together 3 tbsp cornstarch with 3 tbsp water. Add the beef to the bowl and toss to combine.
2. In a separate small bowl, whisk together the remaining 1 tbsp cornstarch with the soy sauce brown sugar, garlic and ginger. Set the sauce aside.
3. Heat a large nonstick sauté pan over medium heat. Add 1 tbsp of the vegetable oil and once it is hot, add the beef and cook, stirring constantly until the beef is almost cooked through. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the beef to a plate and set it aside.
4. Add the remaining 1 tbsp of vegetable oil to the pan and once it is hot, add the broccoli florets and sliced onions and cook, stirring occasionally, until the broccoli is tender, about 4 minutes.
5. Return the beef to the pan then add the prepared sauce. Bring the mixture to a boil and cook, stirring, for 1 minute or until the sauce thickens slightly. Serve with rice or noodles.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!