Season's Greetings | Holiday Comfort Stew
from eNewsletter 12/12/2018
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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS?
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SEASON'S GREETINGS FROM ALL OF US AT NUTRITIONAL CONCEPTS - May Your Holidays Be Full of Health, Happiness, and Giving - Our continued goal for you this holiday season and New year is to squeeze every ounce of quality and enjoyment from each day. We're honored that you've put your trust in us to help you achieve your wellness goals.
HOLIDAY COMFORT STEW Beef Stew with Root Vegetables
1/4 cup all-purpose flour (gluten-free if necessary) Coarse salt and pepper 2 pounds boneless beef chuck roast, cut into 1-inch pieces (grass-fed preferred) 3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided 3 shallots, diced 4 cloves garlic, chopped 1/4 cup tomato paste 2 pounds chopped vegetables (rutabaga, potato, celeriac, turnip etc) 1 tablespoon white vinegar Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, season flour with salt and pepper. Coat beef in flour, shaking off excess. In a large heavy ovenproof pot, heat 2 tablespoons oil over medium. In batches, brown beef on all sides, about 5 minutes per batch. Transfer to a plate. Add remaining tablespoon oil, shallot, garlic, and tomato paste and saute until fragrant, 2 minutes. Add 3 cups water and bring to a boil, scraping up browned bits. Add beef and any accumulated juices, root vegetables, 1 1/2 teaspoons salt, and 1/2 teaspoon pepper. Cover, transfer to oven, and cook until meat is fork-tender, 1 hour. Stir in vinegar and serve. Serves 4-6.