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Share your best beef stew recipe

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BarchesterFlowers Sun 29-Jan-17 08:54:34

My butcher saved me the whole skirt this week and I fancy a change of recipe.

I quite like the look of this, not quite sure that everyone will like the walnuts though

Cooking for friends so would like something other than a bog standard stew.

Blu99 Mon 30-Jan-17 06:10:51

Completely different way to go but I found this recipe delicious

I cooked it with some jasmine rice and some chilli and ginger stir fry veg

BarchesterFlowers Mon 30-Jan-17 09:08:29

Thanks Blu, I have made that before!

In the end I just did my regular made up thing - wine, herbs, root veg, beef and Parmesan dumplings.

Sgtmajormummy Mon 30-Jan-17 09:13:38

I made one with Guinness and chunky onions a few years ago- dark thick and sticky. With this cold weather it would be very satisfying with dumplings on top.
I've got rid of most of my cookbooks and just Google what I want but I'll see if I can find a similar recipe... It had juniper berries in it too IIRC.

Sgtmajormummy Mon 30-Jan-17 09:22:22

Ah, I see you've already cooked it.
Well, for future

BarchesterFlowers Mon 30-Jan-17 20:40:28

Thank you! I froze half of the beef. Did you know that you only get about 2kg of skirt off one animal when it is butchered?

It is my favourite cut of beef, I prefer it to rib and everything else I buy and I always ask for the whole lot if possible.

Madbengalmum Mon 30-Jan-17 20:45:00

I love to make mary berrys beef stew with horseradish, warming and v tasty.

Mominatrix Mon 30-Jan-17 21:02:07

Boeuf bourgignon? Raymond Blanc's recipe is great.

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