Stay in Bed Stew

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Total Time
5hrs 15mins
15 mins
5 hrs

This is a perfect stew to make when you just want to crawl back in bed for the day. I do not remember where I got this recipe but have had it a long time. You can also make this in your slow cooker!

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  • 2 12 lbs beef stew meat
  • 2 onions, chopped
  • 3 carrots, peeled and sliced
  • 2 large potatoes, peeled and sliced
  • 1 (16 ounce) can peas, drained (optional)
  • 1 (10 1/2 ounce) can tomato soup or 1 (10 1/2 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup or 1 (10 1/2 ounce) can celery soup
  • 12 cup water
  • salt and pepper


  1. Mix all ingredients in a casserole dish or roaster pan that has a TIGHT FITTING LID. Place in oven at 275 degrees for 5 hours or until meat very tender and sauce thick and bubbly.