*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                   SWEET-SOUR BEEF STEW (LAFAYETTE, LA.)
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Main dish                        Soups
                 Cajun
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2       lb           Chuck steak, cut 1 cubes
      1/2   c            Catsup
      1/4   c            Brown sugar, packed
    1       t            Salt
                         Celery, sliced (optional)
      1/4   c            Cooking oil
    1       c            Water
      1/4   c            Vinegar
    1       tb           Worcestershire sauce
    1       lg           Onion, sliced
    1       c            Carrots, drained
 
      Combine all ingredients, except meat and carrots.
   Simmer about 30 minutes.  Brown meat and remove from
   skillet.  Pour simmered sauce into pan drippings of
   skillet.  Place meat in baking dish.  Pour sauce over.
   Bake at 325 F. for abt. 30 min.  Add carrots and bake
   abt. 20 min. more. Garnish with chopped parsley or
   sprigs, pimento or make a rice ring of 3 cups cooked
   rice.
  
 
 
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