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Amazing Beef Stew

Recipe Information
Super Easy & Very Tasty! Friends Love This!


Serves/Makes:6 or more

  • 2 lbs (.9 kg). stew beef
  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) flour
  • 1/2 tsp (2 ml) salt
  • 1/4 tsp (1 ml) pepper
  • potatoes, celery, carrots and onions, cut in cubes
  • 2 tbsp (30 ml) (heaping) Oxo Beef Powder or other beef boullion concentrate
  • 1 tbsp (15 ml) Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp (5 ml) paprika
  • 1 tsp (5 ml) minced garlic
  • 2 whole bay leaves
  • 1 can whole mushrooms
  • Put meat,flour, salt & pepper in crock pot and coat meat well.
  • Meat does not to be browned. Trust me!
  • Into hot water add Oxo Beef Powder, Worcestershire sauce, paprika and minced garlic.
  • Add to crockpot with all other ingredients.
  • Top to rim of pot with water.
  • Mix well.
  • Add bay leaves and cook on high all day.
  • Before serving add can of whole mushrooms including juice(adding mushroom juice is optional).
  • Heat long enough for mushroom to heat through.
This is the very best stew recipe I have. Coating the meat with flour will help it to get brown and will thicken the gravy. I have also made this recipe the night before, stored in refridgerator raw and put on in the morning to cook. Cutting raw onions in the morning is not a fun thing! Enjoy!