Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

This is the kind of recipe that you need in your back pocket when you’re hosting a party: delicious and flavorful as if you’ve put in a lot of effort, but – really and truly – ridiculously easy.

This is a favorite in my husband’s family, where any reason is a good reason to collect a mob of people and celebrate. It’s easy to scale up or down, based on your crowd. Enjoy!

~Katie

What you need:

barbecue beef igredients

barbecue beef ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c. water
  • 1 1/4 c. ketchup
  • 3/4 c. chopped onion
  • 1/2 c. firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 c. chopped celery
  • 1/4 c. lemon juice
  • 2 t. chili powder
  • 1 t. salt
  • 1/2 t. pepper
  • 1/4 t. hot sauce
  • 4 lbs. beef stew cubes
  • hamburger buns (store-bought or homemade)

Equipment

  • Dutch oven
  • 2 table forks

Time: 5 minutes prep + 3 hours baking.

Freezeable: Yes.

Serves: About a dozen.

Multiplying the recipe: Yes. This is a great recipe for a party because it’s so easy to make and it serves a crowd!

Barbecue Beef Sandwiches:

Preheat the oven to 350F. In a Dutch oven, combine all the ingredients except the meat. Mix well. Add the meat. On high heat, bring the mixture to a boil. Cover and bake for 3 hours, or until tender. Break meat into small pieces using table forks. Serve on hamburger buns.

barbecue beef

barbecue beef

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About Cooking for the Fam

Katie and Theresa are sisters-in-law who are passionate about food, passionate about family, and passionate about making and sharing food with their families. The Fam needs to eat. Make it good!
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