Slow Cooker Superb Beef Stew
Adapted from Allrecipes.com
beef stew meat
cut into 1 inch cubes
ground black pepper
pkg brown gravy mix
Heat olive oil in skillet over medium heat.
In a ziploc bag mix together the flour, salt, and pepper.
Add meat and shake to coat each piece well (you may need to do in batches).
Add floured pieces to skillet and brown meat on all sides.
Place browned meat in crockpot.
Add chopped onions and garlic to skillet.
Cook for 3-4 minutes until translucent.
Add to crockpot.
Stir in the garlic, bay leaf, paprika, Worcestershire sauce, onion, beef broth, potatoes, carrots, celery, packet of brown gravy mix and water.
Cover and cook on Low setting for 8 to 10 hours or on High setting for 4 to 6 hours.
If you need to thicken up your beef stew, mix 2 tbsp cornstarch with ½ cup water well and stir into crockpot.
Turn crockpot on High and continue cooking for 30 minutes.
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