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Favorite Recipes: Hearty Beef Brisket

Recipe Author

Name: Mary B. (TangoBrat)
Total Recipes: 100



Hearty Beef Brisket

Dish: One-dish Meals
Dish Type: Beef
Difficulty: 2 / 10
Prep Time:
Cook Time: 2-3 hrs

  • 1 16oz can - stewed tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 8oz can - sauerkraut
  • 1 cup - applesauce
  • 2 Tbsp - brown sugar, packed
  • 3 1/2 lb - beef brisket
  • 2 Tbsp - cold water
  • 2 Tbsp - cornstarch

Combine tomatoes, sauerkraut, applesauce and brown sugar in a Dutch oven.  Bring to a boil; then reduce heat.  Add brisket, spooning tomato mixture over top; cover and simmer on low for 2 to 3 hours or until meat is tender.  When brisket is thoroughly cooked, remove from Dutch oven and set aside.  In a small bowl, combine cold water and cornstarch, whisking well.  Blend into tomato mixture in Dutch oven.  Cook until mixture thickens; continue to cook for 2 additional minutes. Spread sauce over top of brisket, reserving some as gravy.


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