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Slow-Cooker Classic Beef Stew

Slow-Cooker Classic Beef Stew
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Serves 8-10| Hands-On Time: | Total Time:

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Coat the beef in the flour. Heat a few tablespoons of the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Brown the meat, a few pieces at a time, adding more oil as necessary. Transfer to a 4- to 6-quart slow cooker.
  2. Add the onions to the skillet and cook over medium heat until tender, about 10 minutes. Stir in the tomato paste and coat the onions; transfer to the cooker.
  3. Pour the wine into the skillet and scrape up any browned bits; add to the cooker. Stir in the potatoes, carrots, broth, salt, thyme, and bay leaf.
  4. Cover and cook on low heat for 7 1/2 hours, or on high for 4 hours. Add the peas and heat through.
By March, 2004

Nutritional Information

  • Per Serving
  • Calories 520Calories From Fat 34%
  • Calcium 54mg
  • Carbohydrate 31g
  • Cholesterol 127mg
  • Fat 20g
  • Fiber 4g
  • Iron 6mg
  • Protein 48mg
  • Sat Fat 5g
  • Sodium 1061mg
What does this mean? See Nutrition 101 .

Quick Tip

All-Clad 6.5-Quart Slow Cooker with Ceramic Insert
Because different slow-cooker models cook at different rates, the total time is presented as a range. Check for doneness at the low end of the range (but not before, or the escaping heat will slow the cooking). If the food is not done, continue cooking to the end of the suggested range.

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