Malaysian Beef Rendang Recipe Video


Cooking Time1 Hr 10 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings4
Main IngredientHealthy,


 Ginger1 Teaspoon
 Galangal1 Teaspoon
 Chillies3 Large
 Onion1 Large
 Garlic2 Clove (10 gm)
 Lemon grass1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Coconut1 Cup (16 tbs), desiccated
 Beef500 Gram
 Cloves4 Medium
 Star anise3 Large
 Cardamom4 Large
 Cinnamon stick1⁄2 Small
 Lemon stalk1 Medium
 Coconut milk1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
 Tamarind paste1 Teaspoon
 Lime leaves2 Medium
 Brown sugar1⁄2 Tablespoon
 Soy sauce1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 621 Calories from Fat 391

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 46 g70.1%

Saturated Fat 32.3 g161.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 77.5 mg

Sodium 308.1 mg12.8%

Total Carbohydrates 27 g8.9%

Dietary Fiber 6.2 g24.8%

Sugars 11.5 g

Protein 31 g62.6%

Vitamin A 8.4% Vitamin C 154.1%

Calcium 7.8% Iron 36.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a pan, fry coconut until brown. Set aside.
2. In a blender, combine ginger, galangal, chillies, onion, garlic and lemon grass.
3. In a pan, heat oil and add spice paste, cloves, cardamom, star anise and cinnamon stick. Gently fry for few minutes.
4. Add the beef, tamarind, and lemon grass, lime leaves. Fry together until the beef turns brown.
5. Add coconut the coconut milk.
6. Let it simmer for an hour.
7. Add toasted coconut, sugar and soy sauce and stir.

8. Serve with steamed hot rice.

Editors Review

All of you, Malaysian foodies, here is a delicious beef recipe video. The chef uses lemon grass and coconut milk which gives an extra flavor to the beef. An exotic Malaysian dish as described by the chef in the video.