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Corned Beef

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Ingredients
  Kosher salt 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Water 4 Quart
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Pickling spice 2 Tablespoon
  Kosher saltpeter 1⁄2 Ounce
  Bay leaves 8
  Beef brisket 5 Pound (First Cut)
  Garlic 8 Clove (40 gm)
  Onions 2
  Celery stalks 2
Directions

MAKING
1) Take a saucepan and combine together water, salt, sugar, saltpeter, pickling spice and bay leaves in it. Bring the mixture to a boil.
2) Reduce heat and cook for another 5 minutes. Let stand to cool completely.
3) Take a stone crock or non-metallic bowl and place beef in it.
4) Pour the cooled liquid over it and add garlic.
5) Weight down the meat and cover with the prepared liquid.
6) Cover with a piece of muslin cloth and tie securely.
7) Place the mixture in a cool place or in the refrigerator for about 12 days.

SERVING
8) Serve the Corned Beef alongside your favorite dishes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Side Dish
Interest: 
Holiday
Ingredient: 
Beef
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6039 Calories from Fat 3910

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 434 g667%

Saturated Fat 171.1 g855.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1542.1 mg514%

Sodium 137936.3 mg5747.3%

Total Carbohydrates 79 g26.2%

Dietary Fiber 16.9 g67.7%

Sugars 28.5 g

Protein 425 g849.1%

Vitamin A 17.3% Vitamin C 64.9%

Calcium 37% Iron 241.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Corned Beef Recipe