* 800g Diced Braising Beef Steak
* 4 Cups/1200ml Water or Beef Stock
* 2 Small white onions finely chopped
* 2 Teaspoons ginger puree
* 2 Teaspoons garlic puree
* 200g butter ghee
* 1 Teaspoon turmeric powder
* 4 Teaspoons mild curry powder
* Quarter Teaspoons chilli powder
* 2 Teaspoons garam masala powder
* 200ml Yogurt
* 2 Tablespoons Tomato Puree
* 400ml Pureed Onion
* Roughly chopped fresh coriander leaves to garnish
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Cooking Method for Braised Beef Curry
To make the Onion Puree, bring a small pan of water to the boil and add some chopped onions. Boil until soft, drain and puree with a hand blender or in a food processor. Freeze any extra you make for next time.
Pour the oil into a large saucepan bring up to a medium heat. Add the onions and reduce the heat to low. You can optionally add 1 or 2 Whole star anise which help bring out the sweetness of the onions and imparts a subtle aniseed flavour but remove them once the onions are cooked. Sweat the onions gently until they become translucent.
Make a paste of the ginger puree, garlic puree, curry powder, Turmeric powder, Chilli powder, with a little water. Add to saucepan and stir in well and fry for a couple of minutes.
Now add your 800g Diced Braising Beef Steak stir in well.
Mix the Yogurt, Tomato Puree, Onion Puree, together in a jug with the water or stock and pour into the saucepan and mix in well. Turn up the heat until the sauce begins to simmer and leave to simmer for 2 Hours or until the meat is tender. Top up the water or stock if it starts to get low and dry. Stir occasionally.
Finally sprinkle in the Garam masala and stir in well for the final 2 minutes of cooking. Garnish with the Roughly chopped fresh coriander leaves and serve.