Grass Fed Meat Stew with Sweet Potatoes

Ottawa Athletic Club Recipe of the Week

March 6th, 2019

A flavourful, healthy and hearty dish that’ll help get you through that last stretch of winter. The aromas, ingredients and outstanding taste are sure to leave you warm and satisfied.

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Grass Fed Meat Stew with Sweet Potatoes

 Cook Time: 1 1/2 Hrs       Prep Time: 15 Mins      Total Time: 1 Hr 45 Mins


  • 1 1⁄2 to 2 pounds boneless grass beef stewing beef
  • 2 tbs extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 cups chicken stock or broth
  • 1⁄4 cup red wine vinegar or left over red wine
  • 1 large red onion chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 tbs rosemary
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • 2 peeled sweet potatoes, cut into 1 inch chunks


  1. Heat a large pot to medium high heat.
  2. Add 2 tbs of olive oil then add the onions, garlic and the rosemary and cook until onions are translucent.
  3. Add the stewing beef chunks and cook for a few minutes.
  4. Pour the stock/broth into the pot then add red wine vinegar.
  5. Cover and cook on medium low for 1 hour. Taste small pieces of the meat towards the end of cooking time to see if it has softened a bit.
  6. Add the sweet potato at the hour mar and cook for another 15-20 minutes or until sweet potatoes are soft.

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