Total Time
2hrs 30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 2 hrs 20 mins

Beef Stew with Dumplings

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 160C/Gas 3. Spray a large, non-stick frying pan with oil and place over a medium heat. Add the meat and stir-fry until brown on all sides. Transfer to a medium casserole dish and add the garlic, onions, carrots, turnip, and stock. Season well, then add the dried herbs. Cover tightly and cook in the oven for 2 hours.
  2. Meanwhile, put the dumpling mix in a bowl, stir in the parsley, and add 2tbsp of cold water to make a soft dough. Season well and divide the dough into 8 equal pieces. Shape each one into a ball and set aside.
  3. Uncover the casserole and place the dumplings on top of the beef mixture. Cover and return to the oven for 20-25 minutes. Sprinkle the casserole with chopped parsley before serving.