Seasoned Fried Beef Slices

Lapis Manado

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      30 min

Appears in
The Food of Indonesia: Delicious Recipes from Bali, Java and the Spice Islands

By Heinz Von Holzen

Published 2015

  • About

As the Indonesian name of this dish implies, it comes from Manado, in Northern Sulawesi.


  • lbs (700 g) sirloin beef
  • 3 cloves
  • ¼


  1. Prepare the Spice Paste by grinding all the ingredients to a smooth paste in a mortar or blender, adding a little water if necessary to keep the mixture turning.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon of the oil in a wok over medium heat and stir-fry the Spice Paste until fragrant, 3 to