Beef Stew With Winter Root Vegetables

Recipe by bmxmama
READY IN: 5hrs 30mins




  • Cook bacon in medium pot over medium high heat until brown and crisp, about 6 or so minutes.
  • Remove bacon using a slotted spoon to a paper towel, to drain.
  • Pour off all but 1/4 cup of the drippings from the pot and remove from heat.
  • Place beef in large bowl.
  • Sprinkle with flour, salt and pepper.
  • Toss to coat.
  • Heat reserved drippings in pot over high heat.
  • Working in batches, add beef and brown well.
  • Adding oil by tablespoon as needed.
  • Transfer beef to crock pot after each batch until finished.
  • Heat 4 tablespoons oil in the same pot over high heat.
  • Add onions and garlic: saute 5 minutes.
  • Add vinegar and sugar; stir for 2 minutes.
  • Add broth; bring to a boil, scraping up browned bits.
  • Add broth mixture to crock pot.
  • Add bacon and remaining ingredients to crock pot.
  • Set crock pot for 5-6 hours and let it cook!
  • Season with salt and pepper before serving.