Caldo de Res – Mexican Beef Soup Recipe

Stove Top – Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions Caldo de Res is a traditional Mexican and Guatemalen beef and vegetable soup.  Caldo de Res translates to “Beef … Continued

Beef Stock (Beef Bone Broth)

Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Beef Stock (Beef Bone Broth) Recipe

  Learn how to make beef stock (beef bone broth) in the Instant Pot Pressure Cooker.  Making homemade beef stock adds an incredible flavor to soups and stews.  It can elevate a … Continued

Portuguese Braised Beef Shanks Recipe

  Portuguese Braised Beef Shanks are a wonderful dish with warming spices and a little twist of Mexican chile peppers thrown in.  Creamy, buttered mashed potatoes also go well with … Continued

Ropa Vieja

Ropa Vieja Recipe

Ropa Vieja is an easy-to-make recipe.  Ropa Vieja literally means “old clothes” in Spanish.  The name describes the shreds of meat (usually beef shanks) and vegetables which resemble colorful strips … Continued

Borscht Soup

Ukrainian Borscht Soup History and Recipe

Stove Top and Slow Cooker Methods Several years ago my daughter Brenda’s dear friend Lena Hennegan, from Russia, hosted a dinner party and served everyone borscht soup as one of … Continued