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Slow-cooker beef, mushroom and red wine stew

Rich, hearty and oh-so good.
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Slow-cooker beef, mushroom and red wine stew

6
10M
8H 5M
8H 15M

Warm, hearty and packed with mushrooms and bacon, this beef stew is slow-cooked in a fragrant red wine sauce to tender perfection.

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Ingredients

Method

1.

Trim green ends from onions, leaving about 8cm of stems attached; trim roots.

2.

Heat oil in a large frying pan; cook onions, mushrooms, bacon and garlic, stirring, until onion softens. Stir in wine, paste and sugar; bring to the boil, boil, uncovered, 2 minutes.

3.

Place beef, fennel and onion mixture in a 4.5-litre (18-cup) slow cooker. Cook, covered, on low, 8 hours.

4.

Before serving, stir in parsley; season to taste.

Chuck steak or any stewing steak can be used instead of gravy beef. This recipe is not suitable to freeze.

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