Beef, chuck, blade, lean
(boneless, trimmed, cut into 1-inch cubes)
1 bottle (341ml)
Beer, Guinness Stout
1 1/2 cup sliced
Parsley, Italian, fresh
1 1/2 cup
Raisins, seedless (sultana)
Tomato paste, canned
(1/2-inch thick cubes)
Heat 1 1/2 tablespoons oil in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Place flour in a shallow dish. Sprinkle beef with 1/2 teaspoon salt; dredge beef in flour. Add half of beef to pan; cook 5 minutes, turning to brown on all sides. Remove beef from pan with a slotted spoon. Repeat procedure with remaining 1 1/2 tablespoons oil and beef.
Add onion to pan; cook 5 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in tomato paste; cook 1 minute, stirring frequently. Stir in broth and beer, scraping pan to loosen browned bits. Return meat to pan. Stir in remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt, raisins, caraway seeds, and pepper; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 1 hour, stirring occasionally.
Uncover and bring to a boil. Cook 50 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add carrot, parsnip, and turnip. Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Uncover and bring to a boil; cook 10 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Sprinkle with parsley.