MLA Thai Beef Salad

  • Prep time 40Min
  • Cook time 8Min
  • Technique Grill
  • Meat Beef
  • Cut Striploin
  • Serves 4

Nothing is more delicious than well-prepared Australian grass fed beef. Our recipes like this one for Thai Beef Salad make cooking beef easy.


2 pounds Australian beef steak
     (sirloin, strip loin or tenderloin)
¼ cup fish sauce
¼ cup lime juice
3 Lebanese cucumbers, sliced thinly
6 green onions, sliced thinly
5 ounces bean sprouts, tailed
1 cup loosely packed fresh mint leaves
9 ounces cherry tomatoes, halved
½ cup loosely packed coriander leaves
¼ cup sweet chili sauce
1 tablespoon soy sauce


Combine the beef with 2 tablespoons of fish sauce and 1 tablespoon of lime juice in a large bowl; cover, refrigerate for 30 minutes.

Drain beef; discard marinade. Cook beef on heated, lightly oiled grill plate until browned on both sides and cooked until desired. Cover, and let stand 5 minutes; slice thinly.

Meanwhile, combine cucumber, onion, sprouts, mint tomato and coriander in a bowl. Combine remaining fish sauce and juice with chili sauce and soy sauce in a screw-top jar; shake well.

Add beef and dressing to salad; toss gently to combine.