Beer-Braised Beef Cubes

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Dana Ramsey

By
@DRamsey

I am a fulltime legal assistant and I use my crockpot often. This is a recipe that is easy and very good.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
6 Hr

Ingredients

3
strips of bacon diced
2 lb
beef stew meat cut into 1 inch cubes
1/2 tsp
crushed peppercorns (i use the tricolor)
1/4 tsp
salt
1 tsp
olive oil
1
medium onion cut into wedges
1 tsp
minced garlic
1
bay leaf
1 can(s)
beer or non-alcoholic beer
1 Tbsp
soy sauce
1 Tbsp
worcestershire sauce
1 tsp
dried thyme
2 Tbsp
all purpose flour
1/4 c
water
hot cooked noodles

How to Make Beer-Braised Beef Cubes

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large skillet, cook bacon over mediumheat until crisp. Remove from pan to paper towels to drain, discard drippings. Sprinkle beef with pepper and salt. In the same skillet brown the beef on all sides in the oil; drain.
  • 2Transfer to a 5 quart slow cooker. Add the bacon, onion, garlic and bay leaf. In a small bowl, combine the beer, soy sauce, worcestershire sauce and thyme. Pour over beef.
  • 3Cover and cook on low for 5 1/2 to 6 hours or until meat is tender.
  • 4In a small bowl, combine flour and water until smooth, Gradually stir into slow cooker. Cover and cook on high for 30 minutes longer or until thickened. Discard bay leaf.
  • 5Serve beef over noodles.

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About Beer-Braised Beef Cubes

Course/Dish: Beef
Other Tag: Quick & Easy