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Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers with Peanut Sauce are a family favorite. Sweet hoisin, tender beef and a creamy peanut sauce make them a flavor bomb! 

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What is it about eating meat off a stick that makes dinner much more fun? Perhaps it brings back memories of summer nights strolling through the fair. Or backyard summer potlucks with a kebab loaded BBQ. Whatever it is, meat on a stick is always a family favorite around here.

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers with Peanut Sauce are a family favorite. Sweet hoisin, tender beef and a creamy peanut sauce make them a flavor bomb!

I’ve shared a couple of skewer recipes on the blog throughout the years: Chimichurri Salmon Skewers and Sriracha Beef Skewers. Today I am adding Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers to the mix.

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers are really easy to make. For the beef skewers you need two ingredients. For the peanut sauce you’ll need only four. It doesn’t get much easier than that!  The toughest part about making these skewers is getting the meat cut into 1/4 inch strips before threading it onto the skewer. My favorite kitchen tip to help do this is to freeze the meat for a couple of hours. Slightly frozen beef is much easier to slice thin.

The beef skewers are good on their own, but every good beef skewer is even better when it has a dipping sauce to go with it. As good as these Hoisin Marinated Skewers are, the Creamy Peanut Sauce might just be my favorite part. It’s nutty, sweet and has a little heat thanks to some crushed red pepper.

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers with Peanut Sauce are a family favorite. Sweet hoisin, tender beef and a creamy peanut sauce make them a flavor bomb!

Unlike most skewers, you don’t a grill for this recipe. Instead, these Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers need just a few minutes under the broiler. This means that you can still enjoy this beefy goodness without having to break out the BBQ.

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers with Peanut Sauce are a family favorite. Sweet hoisin, tender beef and a creamy peanut sauce make them a flavor bomb!

Hoisin Marinated Beef Skewers

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Serves 4 Prep Time: Cook Time:

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound beef Top Sirloin Steak, cut 1 inch thick
  • 4 tablespoons hoisin sauce, divided
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 cup water

Instructions

1

Cut beef steak crosswise into 1/4-inch thick strips. Combine 2 tablespoons hoisin sauce and beef in medium bowl; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate 30 minutes to 2 hours.

2

Meanwhile, combine remaining 2 tablespoons hoisin sauce, peanut butter, lime juice and crushed red pepper. Stir in water. Set aside.

3

Soak eight 10-inch bamboo skewers in water 10 minutes; drain. Thread beef, weaving back and forth, onto each skewer.

4

Place skewers on rack in broiler pan so surface of beef is 2 to 3 inches from heat. Broil 4 to 5 minutes for medium rare (145°F) to medium (160°F) doneness, turning once. Serve with peanut sauce.

Notes

Recipe courtesy of Washington Beef Commission.

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  • I am dreaming of everything I can slather that sauce on!

  • Hoisin has such great flavor, I can imagine how amazing these are!

  • What a delicious PERFECT skewer for firing up the grill! I have a feeling my whole family is going to love these!

  • Kimberly @ The Daring Gourmet

    That sauce sounds deeelicious!

  • Kate@Diethood

    mmmm this sauce looks and sounds fantastic!! YUM!

  • My type of skewers. I love anything hoisin so I am sure these would be right up my alley!

  • Kelsey Rickert

    I need a napkin after seeing these! I have a pile of drool! YUM!

  • Zouhair Fiorino Najjar

    very awesome and mouthwatering recipe..saved and shared..i am following you on facebook and Twitter..i need your recipe for the hoisin sauce ..many thanks

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