food, grilling, recipes

Slow Cooker Osso Bucco

So had an opportunity to try some amazing Ossco Bucco from @porteroad, which I braised and finished in my slow cooker and cooked to tender perfection and served with some homemade mashed potatoes. Must say my family was in awe of this dish. It was definitely some good ole comfort food.

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3 lbs Beef Shanks
4 chopped Romano Tomatoes
1 tbs Italian seasoning
1 cup Beef Broth
1 cup Red Wine (Cabernet or Shiraz)
2 cloves of minced Garlic
1/2 white onion sliced
1/2 cup Celery chopped
1/2 cup Carrot chopped
1/2 cup Mushrooms chopped
3 Tbsp Vegetable Oil
1/2 tsp Salt
1 tbs Pepper

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DIRECTIONS
Heat a large skillet over medium high heat. Add 2 tbsp. of vegetable oil to pan. Season the shanks with pinch of salt and pepper and add to pan. Cook until browned on each side. Once browned, remove the shanks from the skilet and set aside.
Add 1 tbsp. of olive oil to pan and add onion, celery, carrot and garlic to the pan. Cook until the vegetables are soft.
Add red wine and beef broth to the skillet and whisk the drippings into the liquid. Add mushrooms and cook for about 2 minutes.
Pour the liquid mixture into your slow cooker and then place the beef shanks into the mixture. Pour the Italian seasoned tomatoes on top.
Cook for 8 hours on low or 4 hours on high.
Spoon on top of mashed potatoes and garnish with fresh herbs like parsley.

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