Superfast Asian Recipes

These recipes, with flavors from China, Japan, Thailand, Korea, and more, all take 20 minutes or less to prepare.

Thai Basil Beef with Rice Noodles
Randy Mayor

Thai Basil Beef with Rice Noodles

With its brilliant purple stems and assertive flavor, Thai basil is a great choice here, but regular basil will work too. The aromatic herbalness of the basil gets a boost from spicy curry paste, pungent fish sauce, and tangy lime juice for an authentic Thai taste. This preparation is also good with pork tenderloin, chicken breasts, or shrimp.

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