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beef stew help

I have only one pund of the beef stew meat and everything I have calls for 2 pounds. Is it ok to use ground beef chuck for the other pound? Or will that ruin the stew?

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meghan925

Asked by meghan925 at 1:02 PM on Oct. 30, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • sorry-pound. im typing this on my phone.
    meghan925

    Answer by meghan925 at 1:03 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • never did it that way, sounds gross, you may have to go back to the store for that other pound
    Shyma

    Answer by Shyma at 1:25 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • I would'nt even worry about adding any meat. Cut any of the recipes you have in half. Or nearly so. Lots of veggies and potatos should help compensate for some of the missing meat.
    tat2edmommyof2

    Answer by tat2edmommyof2 at 1:25 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • Or just do a half a recipe. That is if you have a small family.
    Amberoz

    Answer by Amberoz at 1:32 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • I only ever add 1 pound of meat to my stew.
    pagirl71

    Answer by pagirl71 at 2:32 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • tat2ed is right just sub extra veggiesand make it the same
    drfink

    Answer by drfink at 3:26 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

  • I only use one pound in my stew and add a lot of veggies to it.
    SophiaofLight

    Answer by SophiaofLight at 6:34 PM on Oct. 30, 2009

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