French Influenced Braised Beef Short Ribs

READY IN: 3hrs 30mins




  • Season ribs with salt and pepper.
  • Heat 2 tbs.oil in large dutch oven or braiser over medium high heat, add short ribs and brown as evenly as possible. Do in batches.
  • Remove ribs and set aside. Reduce heat to medium and add onions, carrots, celery, garlic and cook until tender.
  • Add tomato paste, beef broth, red wine and cook, stirring, until incorporated, add ribs and bay leaves, reduce to a simmer, cover and cook over low heat for 3 - 3 1/2 hours or until meat easily falls off the bone.
  • Remove from heat and let sit for about 15 minutes for fat to rise to the top, skim off any fat with a ladle. If sauce isn't thick enough remove ribs and add water/cornstarch mixture and bring to a boil, stir to thicken.
  • Serve ribs over egg noodles and top with sauce.
  • Garnish with scallions. (optional).