Creole Flavored Beef Soup (Low Salt)

READY IN: 3hrs
Recipe by celestial_star03

This is a hearty beef soup with lots of veggies, low salt and not a lot of fat. It goes great with cooked rice.

Top Review by Marzy

Very good. I had to make some changes though. Had only a smaller can of diced tomatoes, so added a small can of V-8 juice. Had no cabbage, so added 6 potatoes instead (cut up). No bell pepper, nor lemon juice, nor peas. Added oregano, basil, thyme, & parsley, bay leaf. I cooked it on the stovetop, and we all loved it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine everything except the cabbage, bell pepper, and lemon juice in a crock pot or dutch oven.
  2. Cover tightly and simmer for 2 hours stirring occasionally.
  3. Remove shanks, cut the beef from the bone and chop into small pieces.
  4. Return the beef to the stew, add in cabbage, and bell pepper.
  5. Cover and simmer 30 minutes or until beef and vegetables are tender.
  6. Stir in the lemon juice and serve.

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