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Emma's Amazing Beef Stew!

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Prep: 30 minutes Cook: 3 hours and 30 minutes

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Serves 4

I made this up from what I had in my kitchen last winter and the flavour combinations were spot on. If you love paprika and sweet potato, you will love this! Sorry for the rubbish photo!

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  • 400-500g Stewing Beef
  • 1 Large Onion
  • 1 Carrot
  • 4-5 Garlic Cloves
  • 1 Large Sweet Potato
  • 1 Parsnip
  • 10-15 Mushrooms
  • 1/2 Pint Beef Gravy
  • 250ml of Red Wine
  • 2tbsp of Tomato Puree
  • 2 Heaped tsp of Paprika
  • 1 Heaped tsp of Herbs


  1. Prepare and chop all vegetables to your own required size, add to a stew dish.

  2. Chop up the meat and add in. Make up the gravy and pour over, then the red wine and the herbs. Give it all a stir.

  3. Put a lid on and pop in the oven for 3-4 hours. Enjoy! :)

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16th Feb, 2014
Tried to rate this recipe but the website won't let me :( Definitely 5 stars!
16th Feb, 2014
Delicious recipe, suitable for anytime of year. Really wholesome, filling and easy to make. Served with some creamy mash and fresh green beans - the whole family absolutely loved it! Going to whip up another batch tonight :)
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