More Great Recipes: Beef | Misc. One Dish | Stew | Vegetable

Jules' Pooh Stew (AKA Beef Stew)

User Avatar
Member since 2009
No Video

Serves 6 Large Bowls | Prep Time 15-20 minutes | Cook Time 1 1/2 hours

Why I Love This Recipe

My friend Jules, sent me her recipe for Beef Stew, but since she is such a Pooh fan, and it is her nickname, her family changed the name to Pooh Stew.

Ingredients You'll Need

2 lbs stew meat
3 med onions, chopped thinly
8 med potatoes, diced a bit large
1 small bag baby carrots, cut in half
1 clutch celery, chopped thinly
1 C flour
5 Tbs veg oil
Garlic to taste
Salt and pepper to taste
Onion powder to taste
2 pinches thyme
8 C water
10 beef boullion cubes


Put oil in large skillet on med heat.

Flour stew meat and salt and pepper as you brown on ALL sides.

In large stock/stew pot, add water, boullion, and a dash of chefs bouquet and bring to a boil.

Add meat, onions, carrots, celery, and spices to taste.

Boil 5 minutes, then reduce to a simmer and cover for an hour, stirring occasionally.

After an hour the meat should be tender.

Add potatoes and cook, covered, until they are soft and taking on color of broth.

If needed add enough water/cornstarch mixture to thicken (should not need much).

Allow to simmer, uncovered, another 10 minutes.

Serves 6 large bowls.

Questions, Comments & Reviews

The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

7 Recipes

Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart