Beef Recipes

Nothing beats beef for a delicious, hearty meal the whole family will love. Whether you’re looking for a beef stew recipe, casserole, steak recipe, or beef ribs and roasts, try our recipes for all your favorite cuts of beef.

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Rating: 3.67 stars
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Follow our foolproof recipe for a restaurant-quality pan-fried steak in under 10 minutes. Serve with a simple steak sauce and a classic side like roasted potatoes. From the book Mad Hungry, by Lucinda Scala Quinn (Artisan Books).

Pot Roast

Rating: 3.27 stars
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Perfect for pot roast recipes, inexpensive chuck is one of the most flavorful cuts of beef. Simmering it slowly and gently in the oven results in a wonderfully tender pot roast. Vegetables like onions and potatoes give the pot roast recipe even more comforting flavors.

Flank Steak and Arugula Salad

Rating: 3.38 stars
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For a tasty salad dressing without oil, we mixed salsa with some vinegar. You can use any prepared salsa: hot or mild, red or green, plain or fruity.

Classic Meatloaf

Rating: 3.29 stars
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Good meatloaf is about as comforting as comfort food gets. Thankfully, meatloaf doesn't have to be complex to be good. It just needs to be tender (from breadcrumbs soaked in milk and gentle handling) and flavorful (from onion, garlic, and ketchup).

Basic Empanadas

Rating: 3.39 stars
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These tasty and convenient Latin-American-style turnovers can be frozen for up to three months, individually wrapped in plastic and placed in resealable plastic bags. There's no need to thaw before baking, they can go right from the freezer to the oven.

Slow-Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

Rating: 3.23 stars
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This St. Patrick's Day favorite couldn't be simpler to make. By making your corned beef and cabbage in a slow cooker, all of the hard work is done for you.

Classic Meatloaf

Rating: 3.44 stars
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Not your average blue-plate special, this meatloaf recipe brings three ground meats together with a sweet-and-sour glaze to form a tender and moist mealtime favorite.

Pan-Seared Steak

Rating: 3.09 stars
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With the right steak, a good cast-iron or other ovenproof skillet, your kitchen can be the best steakhouse in town.

Shepherd's Pie

Rating: 3.32 stars
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You'll like the convenience of this comforting dish. Unlike other shepherd's pie recipes, this one calls for frozen vegetables instead of fresh and can be made the day before. Shepherd's pie has never been so easy—or so tasty!

Slow-Cooker Pot Roast

Rating: 3.18 stars
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Get a head start on dinner with this fresh take on a slow-simmered, all-in-one meal that makes clean-up a breeze.

Lasagna with Meat Sauce

Ground beef and sweet Italian sausage enrich the sauce for this beloved baked pasta, while no-boil lasagna noodles speed up the process. Check out our step-by-step guide.
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Inspiration and Ideas

12 Beef Casserole Recipes That Make for Comforting Dinners

Chicken is okay. Pork is perfectly fine. But there's something about beef casserole recipes that make the meal hearty and comforting. Try it in the form of cottage pies, lasagna, and more.

Steak Menus

Explore some of our favorite steak recipes and the drinks, sides, salads, and desserts that pair well for a cohesive, anytime menu.

Cowboy Rib-Eye Steak

Rating: 3.74 stars
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The sugar and sweet paprika in this rub are an ideal balance for developing a delicious seared crust on this showcase steak.