Shane Lewis - Amankila (1) - Copy.JPGYou can find Australian-born Chef Shane Lewis behind the kitchen at Amankila where he serves as the Chef for the luxury resort as well as chef for all Aman destinations around Indonesia. We caught up with the young chef and asked him for a delightful fast-breaking recipe.

Known for balancing modern and traditional cuisine, it should come as no surprise why Chef Shane opted to share with us the delicious Thai Beef Salad. Read on to find out how to prepare the dish at the convenience of your home

Thai Beef Salad

Ingredients for salad

150g beef sirloin (cut like a square)

1 piece finely sliced lemongrass

1 piece finely sliced shallots

10g coriander

10g mint

1 tablespoon roasted rice

1 piece finely sliced lime leaf


Ingredients for beef marinade

2 tablespoons of sweet soy sauce

1 tablespoon of coriander powder

1 tablespoon of chopped garlic

Salt to taste


Ingredients for dressing (made a la minute):

½ garlic clove sliced

2 tablespoon lime juice

1 tablespoon fish sauce

1 piece sliced small green chilies



Marinate the beef with the marinade and grilled it to medium rare. Next, slice the grilled beef and mix with all of the ingredients except the roasted rice. Serve the salad in a bowl and then put the roasted rice on top.

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