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Hearty Beef Stew
Hearty Beef Stew
1 hour 26 min (programmable pressure cooker)
6 servings
$2.72/serving

Prep in 10 min, then set it and forget it! Works with an Instant Pot or slow cooker. 


Ingredients
Preparation

PROGRAMMABLE PRESSURE COOKER 

  1. ¬†Program to¬†SAUT√Č. Heat¬†oil;¬†add beef and cook¬†until browned on all sides.¬†¬†
  2. Stir in water, tomato paste, and seasoning. Fold in carrots and potatoes. 
  3. Secure lid. Place steam release valve in SEALING position. Program to HIGH pressure, and set the time to 35 min. This will take some time to get up to temperature before the timer starts to count down. 
  4. When cook time has finished, let the pressure release naturally for 15 min.  
  5. Using a long-handled spoon, push the steam release handle to VENTING position. Release pressure completely before opening lid.  

 SLOW COOKER 

  1. In a large pan, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add beef; cook until browned on all sides.  
  2. Transfer to slow cooker vessel. Stir in water, tomato paste, and seasoning. Fold in carrots and potatoes.  
  3. Cover and cook 8 hours on low.  
Tips

To thicken stew, whisk together 1‚ĀĄ4 cup corn¬†starch with 3 tbsp cold water.¬†Turn off the heat;¬†stir into cooked stew,¬†until thickened, about 2 min.

Upgrade your stew to¬†a ‚Äúdaube‚ÄĚ‚ÄĒa fancy French word for stew‚ÄĒand swap 2 cups water¬†for¬†2 cups¬†dry¬†red wine.

Perfectly Balance Your Plate

Serve with 2 cups mixed greens and 1 tbsp favourite Epicure Dressing.  

Nutritional Information

Per serving (about 2 cups): Calories 360, Fat 9 g (Saturated 3 g, Trans 0 g), Cholesterol 50 mg, Sodium 570 mg, Carbohydrate 44 g (Fibre 9 g, Sugars 10 g), Protein 26 g.

For over 27 years, Epicure has helped busy families put dinner on the table fast. We make it easy and affordable to cook delicious family favourites in 20 minutes or less. Our products are 100% gluten- and nut-free, and sugar and sodium-conscious‚ÄĒbut they don't taste that way! Packed with flavour, on-trend, and featuring global faves, they make cooking dinner the easiest part of your day!¬†¬†

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Hearty Beef Stew
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Ingredients
1 hour 26 min (programmable pressure cooker)
6 servings
$2.72/serving
Preparation

PROGRAMMABLE PRESSURE COOKER 

  1. ¬†Program to¬†SAUT√Č. Heat¬†oil;¬†add beef and cook¬†until browned on all sides.¬†¬†
  2. Stir in water, tomato paste, and seasoning. Fold in carrots and potatoes. 
  3. Secure lid. Place steam release valve in SEALING position. Program to HIGH pressure, and set the time to 35 min. This will take some time to get up to temperature before the timer starts to count down. 
  4. When cook time has finished, let the pressure release naturally for 15 min.  
  5. Using a long-handled spoon, push the steam release handle to VENTING position. Release pressure completely before opening lid.  

 SLOW COOKER 

  1. In a large pan, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add beef; cook until browned on all sides.  
  2. Transfer to slow cooker vessel. Stir in water, tomato paste, and seasoning. Fold in carrots and potatoes.  
  3. Cover and cook 8 hours on low.  
Tips

To thicken stew, whisk together 1‚ĀĄ4 cup corn¬†starch with 3 tbsp cold water.¬†Turn off the heat;¬†stir into cooked stew,¬†until thickened, about 2 min.

Upgrade your stew to¬†a ‚Äúdaube‚ÄĚ‚ÄĒa fancy French word for stew‚ÄĒand swap 2 cups water¬†for¬†2 cups¬†dry¬†red wine.

Perfectly Balance Your Plate

Serve with 2 cups mixed greens and 1 tbsp favourite Epicure Dressing.  

Nutritional Information

Per serving (about 2 cups): Calories 360, Fat 9 g (Saturated 3 g, Trans 0 g), Cholesterol 50 mg, Sodium 570 mg, Carbohydrate 44 g (Fibre 9 g, Sugars 10 g), Protein 26 g.

For over 27 years, Epicure has helped busy families put dinner on the table fast. We make it easy and affordable to cook delicious family favourites in 20 minutes or less. Our products are 100% gluten- and nut-free, and sugar and sodium-conscious‚ÄĒbut they don't taste that way! Packed with flavour, on-trend, and featuring global faves, they make cooking dinner the easiest part of your day!¬†¬†

Learn more about the Good Food Movement ‚Üí