Good Old Rich Beef Stew


August 17, 2015

Good Old Rich Beef Stew 5 0 5 3
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 6 hrs
  • 20 mins

    6 hrs

    6 hrs 20 mins

  • Yields: 6-10 (depending on serving sizes)


1 kg diced beef or chuck steak

2 large onions -diced

3 carrots - sliced

2 turnips - diced

1-2 swedes -diced

1-2 parsnips - diced

1 kg washed potatoes -cubed

Salt and pepper to your liking

1 litre liquid beef stock

1 tablespoon mixed herbs

Gravy powder

BBQ sauce


1Put meat and all vegetables in slow cooker. Add liquid stock, mixed herbs and salt/pepper.

2Cook for 6-8 hours on low.

3About half hour before serving, mix couple of tablespoons of gravy powder with some of the liquid then add to slowcooker, stir until thickens. Add more if needed.

4Add BBQ sauce (as much as you desire) to achieve a more richer taste.

5Serve with mash spuds or rice.

Submitted by Charmaine Lloyd


5 Reviews

Katy Walker-Tassell

February 21, 2017

This was awesome. Even fussy miss 5 yr olds plate was scraped clean 🙂


February 20, 2017

Making this today. Added a dash of Woostershire sauce, 100 gm mushrooms and 5 ml crushed garlic


January 26, 2017

Made this as a bulk freezer meal for my 10 month old. Absolutely delicious! Will be a go to meal for the whole family from now on!


May 30, 2016

Made this last night, absolutely delicious, I added quarter of a cabbage an hour before it was finished cooking… Yum yum yum

Adam G

May 24, 2016

Made this today with the only exception was I put broccoli in very nice will make this again even the kids asked for seconds.

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