14 Impressive Beef Recipes To Make For Your Family + Guests

These dishes are a sure way to make anyone happy!

IMAGE Michael Angelo Chua

We can't always cook for three hours, but there are some moments in life worth making time for. Having friends or family over for a special dinner is certainly worth taking the time to do something special. 

Beef dishes always bring something special to the table. Its inherent bold flavor, heft and hearty flavors it adds to dishes is always sure to be a crowd pleaser. Cook your beef in a special way, and you won't just be delivering something delicious, it'll no doubt also be quite impressive. So go ahead and try any of these recipes, and you'll be giving your guests something to talk about.

Photo by Michael Angelo Chua

1 Oriental Beef Steak Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

This hearty chunk of beef steak is infused with the complex flavors of spicy-sweet Sriracha, aromatic ginger, nutty sesame oil, and umami-packed soy sauce. Plus, it only takes forty minutes to make!

See Also

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno

2 Grilled Beef Ribs Recipe

When used in cooking, root beer helps tenderize and infuse a sweet anise flavor. It's even better with smooth, flavorful garlic mashed potatoes. This recipe is perfect for a grilling session out in the balcony or backyard.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See Also

Photo by Majoy Siason

3 Holiday Beef Stew Recipe

This beef stew recipe takes three whole hours of simmering-and boy, is it worth it. Thanks to the gentle heat, the vibrant umami flavors are well-preserved while completely tenderizing the beef shanks and beef tendon. It's not just the sweet onions, aromatic garlic, tart tomatoes, and Italian seasoning that makes this dish special: it also has a secret ingredient that gives it a nutty, earthy flavor! Can you guess what it is?

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See Also

Photo by Patrick Martires

4 Beef Wellington Recipe

A thin pastry crust doesn't just add buttery crispiness to this roast beef, it also helps keep that beef perfectly tender and moist. Liver spread and pesto also amp up the flavor to this beefy dish. Just don't forget to rest the beef well before cutting it up. You don't want to lose all that juiciness!

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See Also

Photo by Michael Angelo Chua

5 Morcon Recipe

This traditional Filipino beef recipe, stuffed with carrots, chorizo, pickles, eggs, and cheese, is baked to perfection. The key to the perfect morcon? Take the time to marinate the beef properly in the lemon juice and soy sauce.

Photo by Patrick Martires

6 Bacon-Wrapped Beef Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

These beautiful cuts of beef rump are infused with sweet and sour balsamic vinegar, aromatic garlic, and rosemary. What makes it a sure win though is how it's wrapped in delicious bacon. Can you believe it only takes thirty minutes to make?

See Also

Photo by Eat, Clean, Love Cookbook

7 Beef and Eggplant Lasagna Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

This isn't your usual lasagna recipe: this one is quite a conversation piece. Juicy, silky, and sweet eggplants are layered between delicious tender beef.

See Also

Photo by Majoy Siason

8 Lengua Estofado Recipe

Lengua is always extremely tender and meaty-there's just no way people won't love this dish! Just make sure you give this special cut of beef the time it deserves!

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See Also

Photo by Patrick Martires

9 Red Wine Beef Stew Recipe

Beef shanks are tenderized and flavored with a generous amount of dry red wine. It's given that natural, earthy sweetness thanks to the carrots and heartiness potatoes it's cooked with. Every creamy, tender, and meaty bite is sure to send you to heaven.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See Also

Photo by Patrick Martires

10 Beer-Braised Beef Recipe

You need to be braising your meat more! In the first stage, the beef is browned, triggering the Maillard reaction which brings out the beef's flavor before it's simmered for hours which perfectly tenderizes the beef. 

See Also

Photo by Patrick Martires

11 Cheesy Beef Empanada Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Saucy, cheesy beef explodes from this crispy empanada's crust. It takes a little effort to make these beautiful pies, but they're sure to please anyone who takes a bite. It's also the perfect little snack for your guests to take home! No time for all the prep? Fill and shape your empanadas, flour them generously, and keep them in the freezer for up to a week in advance.

See Also

Photo by Majoy Siason

12 Thai Beef Curry Stew Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

This is not your usual homemade curry. It's infused with Thai flavors. Fish sauce and beef stock give it a delicious flavor while coconut milk adds a nutty creaminess, spicy green curry paste adds a complex heat, green beans add crunch, and the lime brightens all those flavors with its fresh, acidic fruitiness.

While you're slow cooking this dish for forty-five minutes, why not make a quick appetizer?

See Also

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno

13 Pastelon (Beef and Sweet Plantain Lasagna) Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Talk about unique lasagna! Apart from eggplant lasagna, you can also use sweet, tender plantains to make a beefy, delicious lasagna. This recipe also has more to it than you can imagine: garlic longganisa, juicy tomatoes, and creamy, stretchy cheese!

That creamy sauce explodes with flavor.
Photo by Dairy Darilag

14 Blue Cheese Beef Stroganoff Recipe

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Tickle your guests' taste buds with this delicious, creamy recipe. The ribeye steak's umami is complemented and further brought out by the creamy, blue cheese sauce. There's nothing quite like this addicting recipe.

What beef recipe are you going to try out? Whatever recipe you choose, it's sure to be a showstopper that will be quite the conversation piece. We have to warn you though, the minute everyone digs in, nobody's going to be talking. Everyone will be too busy enjoying every single bite!

Want to make sure that your beef recipe is absolute perfection? Check this list of recipes out that also has a bunch of tips.

Want to cook a beef recipe that's always impressive but not as difficult to make as you think it is? Make a delicious steak with a creamy mashed potato side. Click here to learn how and here for more information. Just make sure you get the best cut you can find! 

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

ALSO READ:

0
Comments. Join the discussion below!
Comments
LATEST FOR YUMMY.PH

Filipino Beef Tapa Recipe - Paano Lutuin At Mga Sangkap

Walang almusal ang kumpleto kung wala ang paboritong tapsilog.

Bam-I (Pancit Bisaya) Recipe - Paano Lutuin At Mga Sangkap

Ang Pancit Bisaya ay hilig ng maraming Pilipino! Ang Bam-I ay nagmula sa Cebu.
Load More