• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 3 hr
  • total: 3 hr 15 min
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  • Summary

    Tender fall apart chunks of beef simmered in a rich red wine gravy makes Julia Child's Beef Bourguignon an incredible family dinner. Slow Cooker, Instant Pot/Pressure Cooker, Stove Top and the traditional Oven method included! Easy to make, every step is worth it.

    Ingredients

    • 1 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 6 ounces (170g) bacon, roughly chopped
    • 3 pounds (1 1/2 kg) beef brisket, trimmed of fat (chuck steak or stewing beef) cut into 2-inch chunks
    • 1 large carrot sliced 1/2-inch thick
    • 1 large white onion, diced
    • 6 cloves garlic, minced (divided)
    • 1 pinch coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 2 tablespoons flour
    • 12 small pearl onions (optional)
    • 3 cups red wine like Merlot, Pinot Noir, or a Chianti -- for a milder sauce, use only 2 cups of wine
    • 2-3 cups beef stock (if using 2 cups of wine, use 3 cups beef stock)
    • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
    • 1 beef bullion cube, crushed
    • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme, finely chopped
    • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped (divided)
    • 2 bay leaves
    • 2 tablespoons butter
    • 1 pound fresh small white or brown mushrooms, quartered

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 700 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 38 g 58.97%
    • Saturated Fat: 17 g 82.57%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 122 mg 40.82%
    • Sodium: 1768 mg 73.65%
    • Calcium: 108 mg 10.82%
    • Potassium: 901 mg 25.74%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 16.31%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 29 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 20.14%
    • Sugar: 6 g
    • Protein: 36 g
    • Alcohol: 12 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 8.55%
    • Vitamin C 6.77%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit1
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat5
    • Exchange - Alcohol1
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total5 oz-eq

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