Thursday, January 03, 2008

~Everyday Cassoulet~

Last night's dinner conversation:
Kevin: "Where did you get this recipe?"
Tammy: "From my Betty Crocker cookbook."
K: "Oh, I thought you were going to say 'from a blog'."
T: "No."
K: "Well, I bet it will be going on your blog then!"

Well, Kevin was right. *Smiles*

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Cassoulet is a French bean and meat stew.

1 pound Polish or smoked sausage, diagonaly cut into 1-inch pieces (I used beef sausage)
1 can (15 to 16 oz) great northern beans, rinsed and drained
1 can (15 to 16 oz) kidney beans, rinsed and drained
1 can (15 to 16 oz) black beans, rinsed and drained
1 can (15 oz) tomato sauce
3 medium carrots, thinly sliced (1 1/2 cups)
2 small onions, thinly sliced and separated into rings
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1/2 cup beef broth
2 TBS packed brown sugar
2 TBS chopped fresh or 1 1/2 teaspoons dried thyme leaves

1. Heat oven to 375*.
2. Mix all ingredients in ungreased 3-quart casserole. Cover and bake 50-60 minutes or until mixture is hot and bubbly and carrots are tender.

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This stew is delicious! Perfect for a cold-weather dinner! I served it with crusty bread and a fresh green salad.

8 comments:

Mrs. U said...

OH TAMMY!! This looks SO delicious!! And the directions are VERY simple!! This will definitely be on our family's dinner table SOON!!! Thank you very much for sharing it!

His,
Mrs. U

Mrs.B said...

This sounds very yummy! I think I'll be trying it soon. (o:

Blessings,
~Mrs.B

Mrs. Elliott said...

Mmmm.... looks yummy. I've always wanted to try and make some cassoulet, now I can. Thanks for the recipe!

Mishel said...

Thanks for sharing this recipe! It looks delicious!

A Note From Theresa said...

That sounds great! I'll have to try that.

Shannon said...

Thanks for sharing Tammy. I went and got the ingredients tonight and plan to make it! Sounds sooo good!

Arlene said...

LOL, sounds like a conversation between me and my husband -- I am always finding new recipes on blogs! I just bought two packages of kielbasa (had a coupon and there was a good deal), so I'll be adding this recipe to my menu. Thanks for sharing! :)

Charity said...

Thanks for the great recipe! I cooked mine in my crock pot. It worked great!I made it for our church pot luck Sunday and it was a hit... hardly any left!