Thai Inspired Beef Short Rib Sandwich

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Oct. 19, 2014

Hope you enjoy this KILLER Thai inspired sandwich. We did!!!


Beef shortribs 1 Pound
For the marinade
Oyster sauce 4 Tablespoon
Soy sauce 4 Tablespoon
Sesame oil 1 Tablespoon
Fish sauce 3 Tablespoon
Palm sugar/Brown sugar 2 Tablespoon
Thai chili 2 , finely chopped
Fresh lime juice 1 Tablespoon
Rice vinegar 1 Teaspoon
Garlic cloves 2
Ginger 1/2 Inch , peeled and smashed
For the peanut sauce
Unsweetened coconut milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Agave nectar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Soy sauce 2 Tablespoon
Peanut butter 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Lime juice 1 Tablespoon
Garlic powder To Taste
Red chili flakes To Taste
For assembling the sandwich
Red cabbage 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , thinly sliced
Soy bean sprouts 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Shredded carrot 2 Tablespoon
Chopped cilantro 1 Tablespoon
Mint leaves 1 Tablespoon
Thai basil 2 Tablespoon
Fresh papaya 2 Tablespoon , diced
Grape tomatoes 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , sliced
Sandwich bread roll 2



 In a large bowl combine oyster sauce, soy sauce, sesame oil, fish sauce, palm sugar, thai chilis, fresh lime juice, rice vinegar, garlic cloves and ginger. Mix well to combine all the ingredients.

Place the beef short ribs in a container and pour this marinade over it Allow to marinate for several hours.

Preheat the grill.


Meanwhile, in a food processor combine all the ingredients for the peanut sauce and blend until smooth.

In a large bowl,combine all the ingredients for the thai salad and toss well.

Place the marinated shortribs on the grill and allow to cook. Flip and cook on the other side as well. Once done, allow the short ribs to cool slightly.

Slice the beef across the grain.

Slit the bread roll and arrange the beef slices on the bottom half of the bread roll. Top with some Thai salad. Drizzle with the remaining marinade and the prepared peanut sauce.


Cut the sandwich In half and serve.

Recipe Summary

Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 2038Calories from Fat 1055

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 124 g190.8%

Saturated Fat 48 g240%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 6241 mg260.04%

Total Carbohydrates 198 g66%

Dietary Fiber 25 g100%

Sugars 104 g

Protein 55 g110%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet