Slow-Cooker Short Rib Ragu - This meaty sauce cooks itself while you're away, and gives you more than one option for an easy dinner. The dish is better when made ahead, giving you time to decide how you want to enjoy it.
Beef simmered with garlic and peppers in a thick tomato sauce makes for a warm and satisfying dinner. A slow cooker turns a less expensive cut of meat into a flavorful stew. Serve it in flour tortillas or spoon over rice.
ONE POT MEALS - Use your slow cooker or a Dutch oven to simmer sliced beef chuck with onion and mushrooms. Just before you're ready to serve the stroganoff, thicken the sauce with cornstarch and stir in sour cream and Dijon mustard.