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Super Easy Ground Beef Stew


Spicy, slow-simmered ground beef dinner is old-fashioned but still a very popular dish. Stews have been popular for centuries. Long ago, they literally saved poor people from hunger. There was no need to cook it for a long time. All the housewives needed to do was to chop all the ingredients and leave them to simmer for several hours. Sometimes they cooked several pots of the meat meat - very good recipes of meat learn more... stew at the same time to leave one of them overnight and eat the next day.

  A modern variation of this classical dish is called Hamburger stew. This is one of the easiest ground beef recipes that may be cooked almost without your participation in the process of preparation.

Ingredients for
сals/100 gr
Ground beef
4 cups
280 cals
3 pcs
70 cals
1 pcs
70 cals
Red bell pepper
1 pcs
45 cals
1 clove
70 cals
1 tsp
1 tsp
Olive oil
to taste
135 cals
to taste
Total calories in the prepared dish
670 cals
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  1. Peel the potatoes and wash it carefully. Cut each potato into small cubes.
  2. Fill the pot with the water and add potato into it. Salt everything to taste. Bring the bouillon to boil. Wait until the potato is half-ready.
  3. In the meantime, slice the onion. Cut the pepper into thin half-rings.
  4. If you use frozen ground beef in this recipe, don’t forget to defrost it beforehand. The best way to do so is to leave the meat overnight in the fridge. You can also cook ground beef at home. Traditionally, to cook such a dish, chefs use tough pieces of meat. We recommend you to follow this time-tested advice so that your stew will have more flavor. Grind them carefully. If you like, you can add a small piece of lard or a cut of lamb.
  5. Now put the beef on the plate and add salt and pepper. Mix everything with your hands. Set the plate with the meat aside.
  6. Now put the big stew pot on the oven. Add oil and minced garlic. Wait until the oil becomes fragrant. Now you can take the garlic out.
  7. Add ground beef into the pot, stirring it constantly. Sauté the meal in the pot until the meat is half-ready. And now again, take this ingredient out of the pot as well.
  8. Ground beef meals always taste better when cooked with a large amount of vegetables. So, fill the pot with the leftovers of the oil and juice with the sliced onion and peppers. Add minced garlic as well. Sauté these ingredients for several minutes. Pour water into the pot. Heat and leave to simmer for 5-7 minutes. Keep in mind that the liquid shouldn’t boil. It’s very important!
  9. Add the half-boiled potatoes into the pan as well. Pour more water if needed. Simmer for three minutes and add meat. Now reduce the heat and continue cooking until all the ingredients are soft and very tender.

Hamburger stew is one of those dishes that are able to warm you up this autumn. So, if you are wondering what to do with ground beef, follow this recipe and enjoy the result.

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Chef Andrew
My name is Andrew. I am the chef of the site "Very Tasty". This is a real creative kitchen!
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