Mile-High Shredded Beef for a Crowd Recipe
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Mile-High Shredded Beef for a Crowd Recipe

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This tender beef has become a tasty tradition when I cook for our harvest crews and for neighboring ranchers who come to help us sort our cattle. Those hungry folks have been a good testing ground for recipes. They let me know if a new one I try is a keeper.—Betty Sitzman, Wray, Colorado
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 35 min. Cook: 3-4 hours
MAKES:12-15 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 35 min. Cook: 3-4 hours
MAKES: 12-15 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 boneless beef chuck roast (3 pounds)
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) beef broth
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 celery rib, chopped
  • 3/4 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 3 drops hot pepper sauce
  • 12 to 15 hoagie buns, split

Directions

  1. Place roast in a Dutch oven; add the broth, onion and celery. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 2-1/2 to 3 hours or until the meat is tender.
  2. Remove roast and cool slightly; shred meat with two forks. Strain vegetables and set aside. Skim fat from cooking liquid and reserve 1-1/2 cups. Return the meat, vegetables and reserved cooking liquid to the pan.
  3. Stir in the ketchup, brown sugar, vinegar, salt, mustard, Worcestershire sauce, garlic, bay leaf, garlic powder, paprika and hot pepper sauce. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 30 minutes. Discard bay leaf. Serve beef on buns. Yield: 12-15 servings.
Originally published as Mile-High Shredded Beef in Taste of Home Dining on a Dime 2008, p47

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