Teriyaki Pepper Steak

Try this tasty Teriyaki Pepper Steak with our Minute® Instant White Rice and enjoy a classic mixture of steak and peppers with an Asian-inspired touch.

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Teriyaki Pepper Steak

Cooking time PREP TIME 15 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 10 mins
Servings SERVES 4
Ready in TOTAL TIME 25 mins
Cooking time
PREP TIME 15 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 10 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 25 mins


  • 2 cups Minute® White Rice
  • 1 boneless beef sirloin steak, ½ inch thick (about 1 lb.)
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tbsp canola oil
  • 1 green bell pepper, cut into strips
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into strips
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • ¾ cup light teriyaki sauce
  • ¼ cup water
  • 1 tbsp cornstarch
  • Sesame seeds, optional


  • Try this savory Teriyaki Pepper Steak, marinated in teriyaki sauce, mixed with red and green peppers, and served over a bed of white rice for dinner tonight. It’s a delicious and filling meal with a touch of Asian flair!

    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions.

    Step 2

  • Slice steak into thin strips. Season with garlic powder and pepper.

    Step 3

  • Heat oil in a large, nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Cook beef, stirring, for 4 to 5 minutes, or until cooked through. Add bell peppers and onions and sauté for 3-4 minutes, until crisp-tender.

    Step 4

  • Combine teriyaki sauce, water and cornstarch in a small bowl. Add to beef mixture. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Simmer for 2 minutes, or until sauce thickens slightly. Serve over rice. Garnish with sesame seeds, if desired.

Peppery Sirloin, Stat!

Make this Pepper Steak with teriyaki sauce, and you might never go back to basic meat and potatoes! Ready in just 20 minutes, this recipe makes 4 servings and is bound to satisfy any meat-lover’s cravings.

Aside from its tasty flavors, this dish is also quick and easy to make. All you’ll need to do is season your sirloin, then heat some oil and sear your ingredients — beef, red and green peppers, as well as some onions.

Once your meat is seared and your vegetables are crisp-tender, everything is mixed with a light teriyaki sauce and a tablespoon of cornstarch. In a few minutes, you’ll go from having a bunch of raw ingredients to serving a complete dinner with a thick and savory sauce with tons of flavor!

With Minute® Instant White Rice, you won’t have to worry about waiting for your rice to finish cooking. You’ll have fluffy grains ready in just 5 minutes!

For Poultry Lovers

Want to replace the beef with chicken? Substitute one pound of boneless, skinless chicken breasts for the sirloin steak and prepare according to the recipe. Combine with other ingredients like beans for delicious red beans and rice twist to the recipe. Need a vegetarian dinner option? Try our: stuffed eggplant recipe.

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