Tender beef and hearty chunks of vegetables all cooked together in a flavorful gravy. Yum! Yum!
1 (14-1/2 oz) can diced tomatoes, undrained
1 cup water
3 tablespoons quick-cooking tapioca
2 teaspoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1 envelope brown gravy mix
2 pounds lean beef stew meat, cut into 1-inch cubes
4 medium carrots, cut into 1-inch chunks
3 medium potatoes, peeled and quartered
2 celery ribs, cut into 3/4-inch chunks
1 medium onion, cut into eighths
1. In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, water, tapioca, sugar, salt, pepper, garlic powder and Worcestershire sauce. Add all the remaining ingredients and stir to blend well.
2. Pour into a greased 13×9-inch (3 quart) baking dish. Cover and bake at 375 degrees F for 2 hours or until the meat and vegetables are tender. Makes 6 servings.