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Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

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You will fall in love with this Instant Pot Mongolian Beef recipe. The meat is so tender and juicy. I am obsessed with cooking in the Instant Pot because dinner is on the table so much faster!

Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 lbs top sirloin (cut into 1/4″ strips, pounded thin )
  • 1 TBSP vegetable oil
  • 3 TBSP garlic minced
  • 1/2 C soy sauce
  • 1/2 C water
  • 2/3 C dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp minced fresh ginger
  • 2 TBSP cornstarch
  • 3 TBSP water
  • 3 green onions (sliced into 1-inch pieces)
  • Rice Noodles

Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Season the sirloin with salt and pepper.
  2. Pour oil into the instant pot, select browning.
  3. When oil begins to sizzle (brown small batches of meat until all meat is browned)
  4. Remove the meat from the cooking pot to a plate when browned.
  5. Next, add garlic to the pot.
  6. Sauté 1 minute.
  7. Now slowly add the soy sauce, water, brown sugar, and ginger.
  8. Stir all the ingredients to combine.
  9. Carefully add the browned beef and any juices from the meat.
  10. Select High Pressure.
  11. Set timer for 12 minutes.
  12. Turn the cooking pot off.
  13. In a bowl add the cornstarch and 3 tbsp water together (whisking until smooth)
  14. Slowly add the cornstarch mixture to the cooking pot. (stir constantly)
  15. Put on simmer bringing to a boil.
  16. Stir constantly until sauce thickens.
  17. Add the green onions. (stir well)
  18. Add rice noodles as a garnish.

Serve on Long Grain or Instant Rice

Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

Servings: 6 servings

Instant Pot Mongolian Beef

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
 
The beef turns out so tender in the Instant Pot. Adding the perfect flavors makes this Mongolian beef a family favorite.

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs top sirloin cut into 1/4″ strips, pounded thin
  • 1 TBSP vegetable oil
  • 3 TBSP garlic minced
  • 1/2 C soy sauce
  • 1/2 C water
  • 2/3 C dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp minced fresh ginger
  • 2 TBSP cornstarch
  • 3 TBSP water
  • 3 green onions sliced into 1-inch pieces
  • Rice Noodles

Instructions

  1. Season the sirloin with salt and pepper.
  2. Pour oil into the cooking pot, select browning.
  3. When oil begins to sizzle (brown small batches of meat until all meat is browned)
  4. Remove the meat from the cooking pot to a plate when browned.
  5. Next, add garlic to the pot.
  6. Sauté 1 minute.
  7. Now slowly add the soy sauce, water, brown sugar, and ginger.
  8. Stir all the ingredients to combine.
  9. Carefully add the browned beef and any juices from the meat.
  10. Select High Pressure.
  11. Set timer for 12 minutes.
  12. Turn the cooking pot off.
  13. In a bowl add the cornstarch and 3 tbsp water together (whisking until smooth)
  14. Slowly add the cornstarch mixture to the cooking pot. (stir constantly)
  15. Put on simmer bringing to a boil.
  16. Stir constantly until sauce thickens.
  17. Add the green onions. (stir well)
  18. Add rice noodles as a garnish.
  19. Serve on Long Grain or Instant Rice
Nutrition Facts
Instant Pot Mongolian Beef
Amount Per Serving
Calories 334 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g 11%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 89mg 30%
Sodium 1174mg 49%
Potassium 645mg 18%
Total Carbohydrates 29g 10%
Sugars 24g
Protein 36g 72%
Vitamin A 1.2%
Vitamin C 2.9%
Calcium 6.9%
Iron 17.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

 

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  1. YUM! The little dragons will love this dish! Thank you!