Beef Rendang
Rendang is a popular dish amongst the Malay community here in Singapore, and it’s also a common dish during traditional ceremonies, weddings and festive occasions such as Hari Raya Haji and the popular choice of meat are either beef or lamb.
Servings Prep Time
5 to 7people 30minutes
Cook Time
Servings Prep Time
5 to 7people 30minutes
Cook Time
  • 500g beef cubescut each cube into 4 strips (500克牛肉块,每个立方切成4条状)
  • 4 potatocut into halves (4个马铃薯,切半)
  • 5 pandan leavesCut 2 leaves into 10cm each, tie 3 leaves into a knot (5片香兰叶。把2片叶切成10厘米,3片叶绑成结。)
  • 4 lemon grass bulbpounded (4个香茅,切成一半,打扁香茅头释放香味)
  • 500g grated coconut(500克椰丝)
  • 8tbsp oil(8汤匙油)
  • tbsp brown sugar(2 ½ 汤匙黑糖)
  • 2tbsp saltto taste (2汤匙盐,调味)
Chilli Paste, To blend (辣椒酱,搅和)
  • 20 shallots(20青葱)
  • 4stalks lemon grasssliced (4个香茅,切片)
  • 10 candle nuts(10个蜡烛坚果)
  • 2tsp cumin seeds(2茶匙孜然籽)
  • 2tsp fennel seeds(2茶匙茴香籽)
  • 5cloves garlic(5瓣大蒜)
  • 25g gingerremove skin, sliced (25克生姜,去皮,切片)
  • 25g galangalremove skin, sliced (25克高良姜,去除皮肤,切片)
  • 25g tumericremove skin, cut into small pieces (25克姜黄,去除皮肤,切片)
  • 40g dried chillisoak for 10 mins and drained (40克辣椒干,浸泡10分钟,沥干)
  • 150ml water(150毫升水)
Coconut Milk (椰奶)
  • 200g coconut milkadd 300ml water (200克椰子牛奶和300毫升清水混合)
  • 300g coconut milk(300克椰奶)
  1. Step 1: In a heated wok, add in grated coconut and dry-fry for 5 mins. Add in 10cm Pandan leaves stripes, dry-fry till the coconut turns brown. Transfer into a bowl, remove the pandan leaves. Allow it to cool down for 10 mins, then pour it into a blender to chop it into finer pieces. (在热炒锅里,加入椰丝,干炒5分钟。加入10厘米香兰叶,干炒至椰丝变棕色。转移入碗中,取出香兰叶。让它冷却10分钟,然后倒入搅拌机打成细丝。)
  2. Step 2: In a wok with heated oil, add in blended paste, lemon grass bulbs and knotted Pandan leaves. Stir-fry till fragrant and oil surfaces on the chilli paste. Add in Beef, stir-fry for 5 mins then add in potato. Pour in diluted coconut milk, stir to mix well. Cover the lid, lower the flame and simmer for 30 mins, stir occasionally. Use a satay stick to test the toughness of the beef and potato. Once it has softened, add in brown sugar, coconut milk, fried grated coconut and salt. Mix well and allow it to cook for another 10 mins till the gravy thickens. Ready to serve! (在一个炒锅里,热油。倒入辣椒酱,香茅和绑成结香兰叶。翻炒至到辣椒酱释放香味和油浮面。加入牛肉,翻炒5分钟,然后加入马铃薯。倒入稀椰浆,搅拌均匀。盖上盖子,降低火焰,小火焖煮30分钟,每10分钟搅拌。用沙爹棒测试牛肉和马铃薯的熟度。一旦它变软,加入红糖,椰奶,炒椰丝和盐。拌匀,许它再煮10分钟,直到酱汁变得浓稠。上菜咯!)