Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps

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Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps is a popular Thai dish that is perfect for a quick and easy dinner or as an appetizer. The dish is made with tender and juicy strips of beef, which are marinated in a flavorful and spicy sauce, and then grilled to perfection. This is my twist on the famous weeping tiger beef. You can make it a complete meal by including the garlic fried rice or you could make it low-carb by omitting it. Just don’t omit the sauce. This sauce is a total game-changer. I literally can eat this by the spoonful. I’m so in love with the sauce that I always make a double batch and eat it with prawn chips. It is perfect for entertaining guests, as it is easy to make in advance and a great way to enjoy a flavorful and satisfying meal. Please do share your thoughts with me if you do make it. I’d love to hear from you. Share your thoughts and remakes with me on Instagram @sliceofgourmet

Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps

Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps

Chef Sammy
Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps is a traditional Thai dish that is sure to please any palate. This recipe is a delicious and easy-to-make dish that is perfect for a quick and easy dinner or as an appetizer.
Course Main Course, Salad
Cuisine Chinese

Ingredients
  

  • Marinade for the steak
  • 1.5 lbs Steak
  • 2 tablespoons Oyster sauce
  • Chili oil
  • 2 tsp Garlic paste
  • 2 tsp Ginger thinly sliced
  • 1.5 tablespoon Fish sauce
  • 2 tsp Brown sugar

Sauce

  • 2 tsp Rice washed and dried
  • 3 tablespoons Tamarind paste
  • 2 Limes juice
  • 4 tablespoons Fish sauce
  • 2-3 tablespoons Pied pepper flakes crushed
  • 2 Shallots finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup Cilantro finely chopped
  • 2 tsp Brown sugar

Instructions
 

  • Marinate the steaks with al the ingredients for at least an hour

Make the sauce

  • Dry roast the rice in a dry pan till it gets fragrant and golden brown.
  • Transfer to a blender and blend it onto a fine powder
  • Mix all of the rest of the sauce ingredients together and add the rice powder.
  • Stir and set aside.
  • Grill the steaks in some olive oil until it reaches your desired doneness
  • Let it rest for at least 20 minutes then slice into thin slices

Rice:

  • Make 2 cups of rice like you normally do.
  • In a sauce pan heat some oil, 2 teaspoons sesame oil and chili oil to taste.
  • Add 6-8 cloves of thinly sliced garlic to the pan and sauté till they are light golden brown
  • Now add finely chopped onion
  • Once the onions are translucent add the rice and 1/2 cup of diced sweet red and yellow peppers.
  • Once it’s all mixed well add 2-3 tablespoons of soy sauce, siracha to taste and mix well.
  • Now make an omelet of 2 eggs and chop it up.
  • Add it to the rice and mix well.
  • Make lettuce wraps by adding rice to the lettuce if desired
  • Add some steak slices and then the sauce and enjoy
    Weeping Tiger Beef Lettuce Wraps
Keyword Meat, Warm

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