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my poor man's stew

Recipe by
barbara lentz
beulah, MI

This poor man's stew makes you feel rich.

yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 8 Hr
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients For my poor man's stew

  • 2 lb
    ground beef
  • salt & pepper
  • 4 lg
    potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 2 tsp
    smoked paprika
  • 2 tsp
    herbs de Provence
  • 1 lg
    carrot, peeled and sliced
  • 3 lg
    celery stalks, chopped
  • 1 md
    onion, sliced
  • 6 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp
    dried oregano
  • 1 tsp
    chipotle chili powder
  • 3 c
    beef broth
  • 3 Tbsp
    tomato paste
  • 2 tsp
    Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp

How To Make my poor man's stew

  • 1
    Brown the ground beef in a skillet and season with salt and pepper. Drain and add to crock pot.
  • 2
    Place the potatoes on top and season with smoked paprika and herbs de Provence.Top with carrots, celery, onion, and garlic. Season with oregano and chipotle chili powder.
  • 3
    Mix the beef broth, tomato paste, and Worcestershire together. Pour over the all the ingredients in the crock pot. Sprinkle with Tarragon. Cook on low for 8 hours.