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Swiss Steak Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Virginia Hollenshead Devoll
Added: Saturday, April 25, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 lb. boneless beef round steaks, about 3/4" thick
3 T. all-purpose flour
1 tsp. ground mustard
1/2 tsp. salt
2 T. vegetable oil
1 (14 1/2-oz.) can whole tomatoes, undrained
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1 c. water
1 (lg.) onion, sliced
1 (lg.) green bell pepper, sliced

Directions:
Directions:
Cut beef into 6 serving pieces. Mix flour, mustard and salt. Sprinkle half of the flour mixture over 1 side of beef; pound in with meat mallet. Turn beef; pound in remaining flour mixture. Heat oil in 10" skillet over med. heat. Cook beef in oil about 15 min., turning once, until brown.

Add tomatoes and garlic, breaking up tomatoes with a fork or snipping with kitchen scissors. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Cover & simmer about 1 1/4 hr, spooning sauce occasionally over beef, until tender. Add water, onion and bell pepper. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Cover & simmer 5 - 8 min. or until veggies are tender.

Slow Cooker Directions: Omit water. Cut beef into 6 pieces. Mix flour, mustard and salt; coat beef (do not pound in). Heat oil in 10" skillet over med. heat. Cook beef in oil until brown on both sides. Place beef in 3 1/2- to 6-qt. slow cooker. Top with onion and bell pepper. Mix tomatoes and garlic; pour over beef and vegetables. Cover & cook on low heat setting 7 to 9 hr. or until beef is tender.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 min.
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Virginia is the wife of Casey Devoll & the daughter of Jerry & Barbara (Chandler) Hollenshead & the granddaughter of Virginia (Rogers) Hollenshead & the late John Hollenshead.

 

 

 

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