"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

New Year's Red-Cooked Beef Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for New Year's Red-Cooked Beef, by , is from St. Clairsville Red Devil Marching Band Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Deborah Habursky
Added: Thursday, August 9, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 tbsp soy sauce, divided
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tsp sugar
2 lbs. stewing beef, cut into 1 inch cubes
1 tbsp vegetable oil
1 envelope Lipton onion-mushroom recipe soup mix
3/4 tsp fennel seed, crushed
1/4 tsp ground ginger
1/4 tsp ground cloves
1/4 tsp back pepper
6 medium carrots, cut into 1 inch lengths
6 green onions,cut into 1 inch lengths, separating whites from tops
3 tbsp cornstarch

Directions:
Directions:
Combine 2 tbsp soy sauce with garlic and sugar; stir in beef until coated. Brown beef on all sides in hot oil in Dutch oven or large skillet over high heat. Meanwhile, combine next 5 ingredients with remaining soy sauce and 2 1/2 cups water; pour over beef. Cover and bring to boil; reduce heat and simmer 40 minutes. Stir in carrots and simmer covered 25 minutes. Add white parts of green onions and simmer, covered 10 minutes longer. Combine cornstarch with 1/3 cup water; stir into pan with green onion tops. Cook and stir until mixture boils and thickens about 1 minute. Serve over hot noodles.
Makes 8 servings.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

147W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!