Bacon stew

Bacon stew


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About this recipe: A tasty stew, lovely for cold winter days, with potatoes, carrots and bacon. Serve with thick slices of crusty bread.

Lettie County Down, Northern Ireland, UK

Serves: 4 

  • 3 or 4 slices bacon
  • 450g potatoes
  • 3 carrots
  • 1 large onion
  • 600ml (1 pint) chicken stock

Prep:20min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Ready in:50min 

  1. Slice bacon into strips or chunks, fry off, drain and leave to cool.
  2. Peel potatoes, cut into medium size chunks and put in large pot or saucepan. Cut carrots into chunks and add to pot. Cut onions and add to pot.
  3. Pour stock over. Add the bacon. Bring to the boil, then turn to medium heat and simmer for 30 minutes or until potatoes are soft.

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Easy and delicious bacon stew! I added a pinch of salt and freshly ground black pepper. Thanks for sharing! - 24 Mar 2012

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