Serves 4
Preparation time less than 30 mins
Cooking time 30 mins to 1 hour

500g/1lb sirloin steak, trimmed and cut in strips
olive oil
1 medium onion, peeled and sliced thinly
½ red pepper, de-seeded and sliced
½ green pepper, de-seeded and sliced
25g/1oz butter
sea salt and black pepper
2 tbsp tomato purée
200ml/7fl oz beef stock
3 tbsp paprika
small bunch flatleaf parsley
100ml/3½fl oz soured cream


1. Warm a frying pan on the stove until very hot, then brown the steak (in batches) in a little olive oil.

2. Colour the onions and peppers in the butter and season. Place in one large pan, together with the browned steak.

3. Pour in the tomato purée, stock and paprika, season and bring to the boil. Cook for between 20 and 40 minutes. Garnish with sour cream and the flatleaf parsley.