Homemade Taste in Minutes
1 Package of Texas Beef Stew Mix
1 to 2 lbs of ground beef or stew meat*
6 cups water
1 cam (15.25 oz) diced tomatoes
4 cups of your favorite farmers market vegetables
2 medium size potatoes diced
Brown ground beef, and drain. Add soup mix, remaining ingredients. Stir and bring to boil, then simmer for one hour.
*Stew Meat: combine all ingredients in crock pot and cook for 8 hours on low.
Variations: Add bacon bits, sausage, ot Spice it Up with Green Chiles or Jalapenos.
Garnish with oyster crackers & bacon bits
Yield: About 10, one cup servings