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Beef Burgundy

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Beef Burgundy is a mouth watering side dish. An easy to prepare beef recipe wont let you forget its taste forever. So, give it a try and squander its taste!
  White onions 16 Small, peeled (About 1 Pound)
  Lean bacon strip 6 , diced
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (1/8 Pound)
  Beef chuck 4 Pound, cut into 1.5" cubes
  Brandy 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Burgundy wine/Other dry red wine 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Whole garlic clove 2 , peeled
  Small mushrooms 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Whole Or Sliced)
  Water 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Parsley sprigs 2
  Celery 1
  Carrot 1 , quartered
  Bay leaf 1
  Thyme sprig/1 teaspoon. dried thyme 1
  Flour 6 Tablespoon
  Cold water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Brown onions with bacon and butter in a Dutch oven; remove onions and bacon with a slotted spoon and set aside.
Add meat to pan and brown well on all sides.
If desired, pour brandy over beef and set aflame, tilting pan to keep flame going as long as possible.
Sprinkle meat with salt and pepper.
Add burgundy, garlic, mushrooms, the 1 1/2 cups water, onions and bacon.
Make a bouquet garni by tying together in a piece of cheese cloth the parsley, celery top, carrot, bay leaf, and thyme (use a long string so the bouquet can easily be removed from pan).
Add bouquet garni.
Cover and simmer for about 1 1/2 hours, or until meat is tender.
Lift beef, mushrooms and onions out of the pan with a slotted spoon; arrange in a covered 3 quart casserole or baking dish.
Strain the liquid through a sieve, discarding bouquet garni, garlic and bacon.
Mix flour to a smooth paste with the 1/2 cup cold water; stir into meat stock and cook, stirring, until gravy is thick and smooth.
Pour the gravy over meat and serve immediately, or refrigerate and reheat, covered, in a moderate oven, 350 degrees, for about 35 min. until hot and bubbly.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 676 Calories from Fat 340

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 38 g58.1%

Saturated Fat 16.2 g80.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 135.7 mg45.2%

Sodium 468.5 mg19.5%

Total Carbohydrates 31 g10.3%

Dietary Fiber 4.5 g18%

Sugars 10 g

Protein 40 g80.5%

Vitamin A 24.4% Vitamin C 30.1%

Calcium 9.2% Iron 23.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Beef Burgundy Recipe