Friday, 19 June 2009

Recipe share

hi all i was stuck in what to make for tea yesterday my Gary decided he wanted a lobby (A lobby is another name for a stew) My Gary is from stoke and thats what stoke ppl call a stew lol
so here it is
1lb stewing steak
1lb mince beef
1 large onion
3 carrots
3 parsnips
1 swede
and any other veg that you have that needs to be used up....
Add diced meat & mince in a large pot and cover with water boil then simmer for an hour.
in the meen time prep all veg and wash.
After meat has been simmering for the hour transfer both meet and water to your slow cooker
then add all your prepaired veg to it, T this stage boil the kettle and add more water if neaded
to cover the contents put on the lid and cook it slowly over night.
after it has cooked over night add 3 oxo cubes and 2 tablespoons of plain flour mixed with a little water to the contents and cook slowly again til ready to serve.
Dont forget the dumplings if you have them cook in ste 20 mins before serving
Most of all enjoy we did and it was bootifull.....


  1. thought you was after loosing a few surplus pounds...this stew seems to be a FAT MAGNET.
    Sounds gorgeous but sooooh naughty.

  2. LoL yes you are right but hey ive been eating cup a soups,Ryvitas and slimfast shakes and i aint lost hardly anything up to yet :-(
    So i had this for a little comfort lol i only had small bowl...