Slow Cooker Beef Stew
 
 
An ultimate comfort food, you will love the ease and deliciousness of this great Slow Cooker Beef Stew! Tender beef with perfectly cooked and seasoned veggies. YUM!
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Serves: 6-8
Ingredients
  • 2-3 lbs of beef stew meat cut into 1 inch pieces.
  • 4 large red or russet potatoes cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 3-5 large carrots peeled and cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 2 stalks of celery cut into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 large yellow onion
  • 1 cup frozen peas (optional)
  • 1 tsp minced garlic, about 1-2 cloves
  • ⅓ cup flour
  • 1¼ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • ½ tsp ground black pepper
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1½ tsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 cup beef broth
  • ½ cup water
Instructions
  1. Place the 2-3 pounds of beef pieces into the slow cooker. Sprinkle with flour, salt, paprika and pepper. Stir until all pieces are coated.
  2. Add the potatoes, carrots, celery, onion, garlic, bay leaf, Worcestershire sauce, beef broth and water. Stir gently.
  3. Next, place lid on slow cooker and turn to high for 4 hours or low for 6-8.
  4. If you choose to add peas, wait to add them until the 3 hour mark if cooking on high or the 4-6 hour mark if cooking on low.
  5. Stew is done when meat is cooked through and veggies are fork tender.
  6. Enjoy!
Recipe by Real Life Dinner at https://reallifedinner.com/slow-cooker-beef-stew/