Friday, January 8, 2010

It's gosh darn cold outside

Here's the proof.

If you want a good warm you up recipe here is Sarah's beef stew recipe.


Sweet potato stew

1 lb beef for stew cut inito 1-inch chunks
1 can beef broth
2 medium sweet potatoes cut into 2-inch chunks
1 large onion cut inot 1 1/2-inch chunks
2 slickes thick-cut bacon, diced
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 T. cornstarch
2 T. water

Coat crock-pot with pam. Combine all ingredients, except cornstarch and water in crock-pot. Mix well.

Cover, cook on low 7-8 hrs or on high 4-5 hours. Take out meat and veggies, mix cornstarch and water, stir in cooking liquid and cook 15 mins. Then mix it all back together.



4 comments:

Brandi said...

Brrrrr! YUM, that stew sounds delish! I ♥ sweet potatoes!

Betsy said...

You should submit your snow picture on the JC Convention and Visitors face page on facebook...they are having a contest!!!

soggibottom said...

Really great recipe. Thanks...
Have to omit the beef though....
Still looks good x x x stick to the bones and keeps you warm stuff.

StitchinByTheLake said...

I've never used sweet potatoes in beef stew but I think I'll try it - sounds good on this cold winter night. blessings, marlene