Irish Red Paprika Beef Stew

The seasons are changing fast, but there is still enough time to enjoy some hearty stews made with Lolo Peak Brewing beer. In this recipe, we create a kicked up beef stew that features the Irish Red Ale and paprika.

Irish Red Paprika Beef Stew

Ingredients

  • 1 lbs beef stew meat
  • 1 chopped yellow onion
  • 2 sliced carrots
  • 1 chopped green bell pepper
  • 2 cubed yukon gold potatoes
  • 1 cup of sliced mushrooms
  • 1 splash of Worcestershire Sauce
  • hot sauce to taste
  • 3 Tsp of tomato paste
  • 1 quart beef stock
  • 1 Tsp smoked paprika
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 tsp olive oil
  • 2 tsp butter
  • 12 oz. Irish Red Ale

Instructions

  1. Heat the olive oil and butter in a stock pot over medium heat.
  2. Add stew meat in 3 batches to brown
  3. Add onions, carrots, and green bell peppers, cook until softened
  4. Stir in tomato paste
  5. Add potatoes and simmer for 45 minutes
  6. Pour in the Irish Red Ale and beef stock
  7. Place the mushrooms and paprika, and simmer for 30 minutes

Irish Red Paprika Beef Stew Hardware
Irish Red Paprika Beef Stew Hardware
Onions, carrots, and bell peppers
Onions, carrots, and bell peppers

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Getting Happy, Happy
Getting Happy, Happy

The Finished Product – let the eating begin!

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