Beef Basil

Beef Basil

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Beef Basil

Fresh and delicious, our Beef Basil recipe makes use of fresh basil and veggies to make for a nutritious and easy to make dinner (with leftovers for lunch)! And introducing children to flavour and colour in cooking gets them interested and more likely to try new foods.

This recipe was provided by the wonderful Cook Vilai at Guardian Caringbah.

Serves 5 adults.


  • 1 kg mince beef
  • 1 tbs minced garlic
  • 1 tbs sugar
  • 1tbs soy sauce and sweet soy sauce
  • 50g Oyster sauce
  • Carrots thinly sliced into sticks.
  • 500g Green beans
  • Bunch of basil
  • 2 cups of brown rice


  1. Heat the oil and garlic then add the beef.
  2. Cook until approx. 80% done then add the oyster sauce, garlic, soy sauces,
  3. Add the basil to taste.
  4. Cook the vegetable and add to the dish once ready.
  5. Cook the rice and serve the dish with brown rice.

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