Beef Broth and Stock

Beef broth or beef stock is easier to make than you might think. Whether low-fat or classic beef stock or beef broth, these easy recipes win the prize for flavor over most any canned variety.

See Popular Beef Broth and Stock Recipes

Simple French Dip Sandwiches

Better Homes and Gardens

Strip Steak With Rosemary Red Wine Sauce

Family Circle

Made from pan drippings, onions, and wine, the simple sauce is reduced over high heat to concentrate the rich meaty flavors. It's the ideal accompaniment to your perfectly cooked steak.

Dirty Rice

Family Circle

Beef Stroganoff Casserole

Better Homes and Gardens

Beef Daube

Family Circle

Daube is a French recipe with must have ingredients like beef, vegetables, and wine--all cooked slowly in the oven. This version uses boneless beef chuck steak, potatoes, mushrooms, pearl onions, and sherry.

Total: 50 mins

Kansas City Steak Soup

Midwest Living

Canned tomatoes and frozen vegetables make this ground beef soup fast and easy to make. Serve it for dinner with corn bread or crackers.

Meat-and-Mushroom Sauce Fusilli

Family Circle

While this pasta recipe calls for ground meat mix (usually pork and beef), you can use 1 pound of any ground meat you like--beef, pork, turkey, or even sausage.

Tex-Mex Beef Stew

Family Circle

Ancho chili powder provides the Southwest heat in this hearty stew.

Vegetable-Fava Bean Soup

Better Homes and Gardens

Fava beans are the standout in this Italian-style soup. The beans (also called broad beans) are large, brown, and flat ovals that have an assertive taste and firm texture.

Prairie-Style Bean Soup with Beef Ribs

Midwest Living

The ribs are simmered until tender then coated in barbecue sauce to make a hearty topper for the flavorful soup.

Classic French Onion Soup

Fine Cooking Magazine

This ultimate version of the bistro classic is made with homemade beef broth and caramelized onions. Aged Gruyere is key to getting the traditional bubbling crust of cheese; it's rich, smooth, and melts easily.

Total: 30 mins

Beef Goulash

Better Homes and Gardens

Depending on how much heat you like, choose sweet or hot Hungarian paprika to spice this goulash main-dish recipe.

Moroccan-Style Beef Short Ribs

Better Homes and Gardens

Beef and Bulgur Soup with Chickpeas

Midwest Living

This beef, bean, and vegetable soup is loaded with spices, including cumin, ginger, and garam masala. It makes a satisfying low-calorie meal.

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