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Throw-Together Short Ribs

 Throw-Together Short Ribs
"This recipe takes no time to prepare and results in the most delicious, fall-off-the-bone short ribs," writes Lamya Asiff of Delburne, Alberta. "The longer you cook them, the better they get!" TIP: "Serve them on a bed of rice," Lamya suggests.
4-5 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Cook: 4-1/4 hours


  • 1/3 cup water
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon prepared mustard
  • 2 teaspoons seasoned salt
  • 2 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon beef bouillon granules
  • 2 pounds beef short ribs
  • 1 small tomato, chopped
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1 tablespoon cold water


  • In a 3-qt. slow cooker, combine the first eight ingredients. Add the
  • ribs, tomato and onion. Cover and cook on low for 4-5 hours or until
  • meat is tender.
  • In a small bowl, combine cornstarch and cold water until smooth;
  • gradually stir into cooking juices. Cover and cook on high for 15
  • minutes or until thickened. Yield: 4-5 servings.
Wine: Full-Bodied Red Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied red wine such as Cabernet Sauvignon,

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Wine (continued)
Merlot or Syrah.