Corned Beef and Cabbage with Red Potatoes

Prep Time
25 min
Cook Time
55 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
Recipe Details
Ingredients
  • 16 oz uncooked lean beef round
  • 1/8 tsp table salt, or to taste
  • 1/8 tsp black pepper, or to taste
  • 1 Tbsp mustard seed
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp ground allspice
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp coriander seed(s)
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 2 leaf/leaves bay leaf
  • 8 small uncooked red potato(es), halved
  • 16 baby uncooked carrot(s)
  • 1 head(s) cooked green cabbage, coarsely shredded
Instructions
  1. Coat beef all over with salt and pepper and place in a large stockpot; pour enough water into pot to cover beef. Add seasonings and bay leaves and stir to coat meat; set pot over high heat. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to medium-low, cover and simmer 40 minutes.
  2. Add potatoes, carrots and cabbage and increase heat to medium-high; return to a boil. Partially cover pot and boil, until vegetables and beef are fork-tender, about 10 minutes more. Drain water from meat and vegetables, reserving 1 cup of liquid; discard bay leaves.
  3. Thinly slice meat against the grain and serve with vegetables. Pour some reserved cooking liquid over each serving. Yields about 3 ounces of meat, 1 1/2 cups of vegetables and 1/4 cup of cooking liquid per serving.

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