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Oxtail Stew

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This oxtail stew is a vegetable and meat stew. Prepared with added raisins and olives, the oxtail stew is spiced with chili powder and flavored with orange juice and worcestershire sauce. Savory and peppy, it can be served in bowls or over rice.
  Orange juice 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Ripe olives 1 Cup (16 tbs), coarsely chopped
  Pimientos 4 Ounce, cut into strips (1 Jar)
  Seedless raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Oxtails 2 , cut into pieces
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Shortening/Salad oil 2 Tablespoon
  Chili powder 2 Teaspoon
  Cornstarch 2 Teaspoon
  Dry mustard 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Celery stalks 3 , thinly sliced
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Dash

Heat shortening or oil in a Dutch oven or heavy kettle, add meat, and brown on all sides.
Make a smooth paste of the chili powder, mustard, corn starch, salt, fruit juices, and Worcestershire sauce.
Add this mixture and the raisins to the meat and cook to the boiling point.
Reduce heat, cover tightly, and simmer for 2 1/2 hours.
Then add pimientos, olives, and celery.
Continue cooking for 30 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4005 Calories from Fat 1908

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 215 g330.6%

Saturated Fat 73.4 g366.8%

Trans Fat 3.9 g

Cholesterol 1199.3 mg399.8%

Sodium 8287.6 mg345.3%

Total Carbohydrates 149 g49.6%

Dietary Fiber 17.7 g70.7%

Sugars 91.2 g

Protein 360 g720.3%

Vitamin A 159.8% Vitamin C 516.7%

Calcium 33.7% Iron 68.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Oxtail Stew Recipe