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Shazans Beef Stew

Shazans Beef Stew


  • 600g Shazans Diced Beef
  • ¼ cup Plain Flour
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 3 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 cup Onion, diced
  • 2 cloves Garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp Chilli Flakes
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 3 whole Cloves
  • 2 Bay Leaves
  • 1 tsp fresh Thyme, chopped
  • 1 tsp fresh Rosemary, chopped
  • 2 medium size Carrot, chopped
  • 2 cups Baby Potatoes, peeled
  • 1 cup Celery, chopped
  • 3 cups of Water or Beef Stock
  • ¼ cups frozen Peas
  • 1 tbsp Parsley, chopped
  • Salt & Pepper to taste


1. Mix flour, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Add 600g Shazans Diced Beef and toss with the seasoned flour until well coated. Set aside.
2. Add a splash of olive oil to a large pot and place it over medium heat. When it’s hot, add the coated beef and cook for 5 minutes, or until the meat is browned all over. Transfer to a plate and leave to one side.
3. Add a little more olive oil to the same pot and saute the chopped onions until translucent and brown. Add the minced garlic, paprika and chilli flakes. Cook for 1 or 2 minutes.
4. Add the bay leaves, whole cloves, thyme and rosemary. Also, add the potatoes, carrots, celery and tomatoes.
5. Then deglaze the pot with the warm water/beef stock. Bring to a simmer.
6. Add back the cooked diced beef into the pot. Add salt and pepper to taste.
7. Cover with a tight lid and allow it to simmer together for 1 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally.
8. Remove the bay leaves.
9. Add the peas and chopped parsley and give the stew a good stir. Adjust seasonings to your taste. Cover with the lid for a few minutes.
10. Serve the homemade beef stew with your favourite bread, mashed potatoes or rice and sprinkled with the fresh parsley.
11. This delicious beef stew serves 3-4 people.

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