Tag archive for beef

Simple Stovetop Boeuf Bourguignon

There are a few French classics I love and make all the time, such as Ratatouille Provençale, and others I rarely attempt, such as Boeuf Bourguignon.

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Vietnamese Beef Salad

When I got into a cooking rut last year, making the same meals every week, I turned to the Kitchen Revolution for help. I faithfully followed their weekly shopping and recipe plans for a few weeks and learned a few innovative ways to use up…

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Serendipity Soup (or ‘From Tragedy, Triumph’)

Serendipity is one of my favourite words. Such a happy concept – it’s almost a motto. Which is why I was perversely delighted when I made a total mangle of last night’s dinner. I had been trying to make what we in our family call…

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Beef ‘n Beer Stew

So, almost two weeks on from St. Patrick’s Day, I finally decided to make the previously-abandoned Irish stew. The problem I had was that the last time I made Jamie’s recipe, we all found it to be a little bitter. That was undoubtedly the Guinness….

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