Beef stew in a casserole dish

Beef stew recipes

29 Recipes

Warm up with one of our comforting beef stew recipes. Choose from slow-cooked beef casseroles, stroganoffs or beef bourguignon for a winning family meal.

438 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A traditional braised beef stew with thick, rich gravy – an ideal recipe for cheap cuts, as slow-cooking guarantees a tender dish

4 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This gluten and dairy free casserole is hearty and comforting, packed with chunky meat and veg. Simple to prepare, serve up with seasonal greens

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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194 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This sumptuous, step-by-step recipe for slow-cooked stew from Gordon Ramsay makes a great winter supper

3 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
184 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

An easy, superhealthy stew full of vitamin C

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
151 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Sweet, slow-cooked melty carrots and beautifully tender meat, this dish is comfort in a pot

3 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
158 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Muffin on stew? You’d better believe it – think of it as a lighter alternative to suet dumplings

2 hrs and 50 mins
Easy
23 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this simple stew for dinner, then pack into boxes to keep you going for lunches

3 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
Healthy
10 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

Make this beef stew when the nights draw in. With aubergine and Chinese spices, the flavours are warming and it's slow-cooked for deliciously tender meat 

3 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
199 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Cook beef stew in a slow cooker for really tender meat. Add button mushrooms or smoked paprika for extra flavour – it will be an instant family favourite

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
33 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Just the thing to warm you up on a cold winter night

3 hrs
Easy
51 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Thrifty lean mince makes a great base for a hearty family casserole - serve this one-pot with seasonal greens

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
121 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make a classic beef stroganoff with steak and mushrooms for a tasty midweek meal. Garnish with parsley and serve with pappardelle pasta or rice.

45 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Beef skirt and shin are great value cuts, and become particularly delicious when slow-cooked in this one-pot dish - ideal for no-fuss family dinners

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

We've cut the calories and fat and boosted the fibre in this comforting casserole by using a lean cut of beef and upping the vegetables

2 hrs and 55 mins
Easy
Healthy
40 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Get a taste of South East Asia with this iron-rich, fragrant stir-fry with chilli, ginger, lemongrass and coriander

2 hrs
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

John Torode's crowd-warming beef stew is delicious and dead simple

3 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
57 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A delicious one-pot of spicy braised beef is a great, stress-free way to fill up a hungry crowd

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
64 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Perfect for the whole family, this freezable pie makes a great meal for toddlers and teens alike and has plenty of hidden veg

2 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
40 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Serve beef meatballs in a tomato casserole with garlic and rosemary and eat with pasta or crusty bread

20 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The secret to this super-rich beef casserole is to use all wine and no stock

4 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
72 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use this winter stew as a 'master recipe' – eat half, then use the rest in a pie or with pasta

4 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Transform beef mince into a comforting Russian-style meatball stew with mushrooms, paprika and soured cream

45 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Slow cook beef with cinnamon, saffron, coriander and harissa for a deeply fragrant rustic casserole

3 hrs and 55 mins
Easy
Healthy
42 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Whip up this Hungarian paprika-infused beef casserole in minutes, or use a slow cooker for an extra tender finish

30 mins
Easy
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