Slow Cook: Short Rib Ragu

July 18, 2019
- Beef,

Serves 4

Active Time: 10 minutes

Total Cook Time: 13.5 hours

Short ribs are one of the most versatile cuts of beef. They can be seared, glazed, braised, roasted, grilled, the list goes on and on. There are two reasons for this versatility: first, short ribs have lots of delicious beefy fat, and fat means flavor. Second, short ribs have a really fine texture, so when you braise them they get very tender and melt in your mouth. This is all a..

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My Cook: Beef Bulgogi

July 16, 2019
- Beef,

 

Serves 4

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Total Cook Time: 2 hours

Bulgogi is one of Korea’s most popular dishes and it’s now one of ours. It translates to “fire meat” which references its traditional cooking method using a grill over open flames, but can also describe its “oo, that has a kick” flavor. The minced fruit added to the marinade gives the beef a juicy sweetness which playfully contrasts with kimchi’s fermented tang and spice. The other heat..

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Slow Cook: Pastelón de Plátano Maduro

June 27, 2019
- Beef,

Serves 4-6

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Cook Time: 3 hours and 15 minutes

Pastelón de plátano maduro is a popular dish in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic and is composed of layers of sweet, mashed plantains and savory beef. Some people liken pastelon de platano maduro to Caribbean lasagna where the plantains take the place of the pasta. The finishing touch for all the delicious layers is a sprinkling of gooey, melted cheese. The..

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My Cook: Meatballs with Marinara and Garlic Bread

May 7, 2019
- Beef,

 

Serves 4

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Cook Time: 4 hours, 30 minutes

We’re making dinnertime quick and easy with this classic meal. Our simple meatball recipe comes together in a flash thanks to meatloaf mix (a blend of pork and beef), which is convenient and flavorful. Garlic and parmesan cheese add depth of flavor to the meatballs, while egg and panko breadcrumbs act as binders to hold all that deliciousness together. The meatballs are..

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My Cook: Steak au Poivre with Smashed Potatoes

May 1, 2019
- Beef,

 

Serves 2

Active Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 2 hours

Steak au Poivre is a luxurious staple of French restaurants all over the world. A juicy medallion of beef (traditionally the prized fillet mignon cut) is crusted in a layer of coarsely ground peppercorns and seared to perfection in a hot skillet. The pan sauce that accompanies the steak is prepared in a dramatic flourish tableside as the cognac is flambeed to cook off the alcohol and then..

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My Cook: Texas Chili and Cornbread

April 10, 2019
- Beef,

Serves 4

Active Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 7.5 hours

Texas chili is distinguished from other chilis by two things. Number one, it must be made with whole pieces of beef, no ground meat here. Second, it must not have beans. Our Texas chili recipe features smoky and spicy chipotle peppers, as well as the bitter addition of unsweetened cocoa powder. Chocolate is an influence from south of the border where it is prominently used in molé, a..

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My Cook: Short Rib Mac and Cheese

March 8, 2019
- Beef,

Active Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 13 hours

Mac and cheese gets an adult upgrade in this recipe, but kids of all ages will love this dish. Beef short rib braised in red wine and aromatics is the perfect accompaniment to creamy, Gruyere-laced, breadcrumb-topped mac and cheese. Short ribs are well-marbled cuts of beef taken from the bottom ends of the ribs. The marbling means a good amount of fat helps to keep the meat moist during the long..

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My Cook: Mississippi Pot Roast

February 21, 2019
- Beef,

This recipe comes to us from Kickstarter backer Shaneh Woods, who told us that this was her favorite slow cooker recipe, so we had to try our hand at adapting it for her Suvie! There are few ingredients, but combined they provide a punch of flavor. Here we use chuck roast, a classic cut for slow cooking, tangy and spicy pepperoncini peppers, butter, and a combination of dry ranch dressing and au jus gravy mix. The ranch and the au jus mix are..

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My Cook: Spinach Lasagna and Meat Lasagna

February 11, 2019
- Pork,
- Beef,

In busy households with many different dietary preferences and proclivities it’s nice to be able to provide some dinner choices. No need to decide between meat lasagna and spinach lasagna here, because Suvie lets you have both. In this recipe we utilize the same cheesy ricotta mixture for the base of each lasagna, use the same marinara, and divide the same melty cheese on top of each lasagna, but swap out meat for spinach in one of the pans...

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My Cook: Strip Steak with Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Sweet Potato Fries

January 21, 2019
- Beef,

Strip Steaks are prized by steakhouses and butchers for their balance of lean but tender meat. The muscle is located close to the back of the cow so it is not used very much, and therefore has a fine muscle texture. Sous vide cooking is a great way to bring out even more of that tenderness, and amp up the beefy flavor. Sweet potato fries are a cinch to make since Suvie will parboil the potatoes before they get crisped up under the broiler...

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