Rare beef flat-iron steaks and Asian noodle salad
( SERVES 4 )
Steak and noodles are a handy and quick dinner combination that needs not be heavy. This dish uses soba noodles made from buckwheat flour, making them light with a nutty flavour, and delicious served cold with lean, rare Silver Fern Farms Flat-Iron Steaks. Quick and easy to cook, Flat-Iron Steaks are ideal for this dish. All Silver Fern Farms beef is selected by Master Graders using the Eating Quality System® to ensure premium quality beef cuts that are tasty, tender and juicy, every time. Make plenty and pack some into boxes for nutritious lunches the next day.
|2||Limes, zest and juice|
|1 piece||Fresh ginger, 3cm, finely grated|
|3 Tbsp||Soy sauce|
|2 Tbsp||Sesame oil|
|1 packet||Soba noodles, approx 300g|
|1 packet||Silver Fern Farms Flat Iron Steaks|
|3 cups||Asian salad greens, such as mizuna and tatsoi|
|¼ cup||Chopped fresh coriander|
|1||Finely chopped spring onion|
|3 Tbsp||Sesame seeds, toasted|
- Place all the dressing ingredients - lime zest and juice, mirin, ginger, soy sauce and sesame oil - in a bowl and whisk to combine.
- Cook the noodles according to packet instructions, rinse under cold water, drain, then combine with the dressing.
- Heat a frying pan. Drizzle Silver Fern Farms Beef Flat-Iron Steaks with oil and season with salt and pepper. Fry 3 minutes each side. Remove and rest, covered for 5 minutes.
- Slice the steak into thin strips and toss gently through the noodles with the salad leaves, coriander and spring onion. Sprinkle with sesame seeds.
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