Crockpot beef tips & noodles

Here’s a cozy and comforting recipe for Crockpot Beef Tips & Noodles, perfect for those days when you want a hearty meal with minimal effort. This dish combines tender stew meat with savory flavors of onion soup, brown gravy, and mushrooms, all simmered to perfection in a crockpot.

The beauty of this recipe lies in its simplicity – just a few ingredients and a crockpot do all the work. Serve it over egg noodles for a complete meal that’s sure to be a hit with the whole family. Remember, while this recipe uses 1 lb of stew meat, you can easily double the meat for a heartier version without altering the other ingredients.

Why This Recipe Works

This dish is the epitome of ‘set it and forget it’ cooking. With minimal preparation and a crockpot, you can transform simple ingredients into a mouth-watering meal that feels like a hug in a bowl. It’s perfect for those who love rich, meaty flavors and the simplicity of one-pot cooking.

Crockpot Beef Tips & Noodles Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 lb stew meat (increase to 2 lbs if preferred, keeping other measurements the same)
  • 1 pack of Lipton onion soup mix
  • 1 pack of brown gravy mix
  • 1 can of cream of mushroom (10.5 oz can)
  • 1 small can of mushrooms
  • Beef broth (equal to one can, use the cream of mushroom can for measurement)
  • Egg noodles (cook as per package instructions)

Instructions:

  1. Preparation: Open all the packs and cans needed for the recipe. Measure the beef broth using the empty cream of mushroom can for accuracy.
  2. Combine Ingredients in Crockpot: In your crockpot, add the stew meat, onion soup mix, brown gravy mix, cream of mushroom, and mushrooms. Pour in the measured beef broth.
  3. Mix Well: Stir all the ingredients together in the crockpot until they are well combined.
  4. Cook on Low: Set your crockpot to cook on low heat for approximately 8 hours. This slow cooking process allows the beef to become tender and the flavors to meld together beautifully.
  5. Cook the Egg Noodles: Towards the end of the cooking time, prepare the egg noodles according to the package instructions.
  6. Serve: Once the beef mixture is cooked and the noodles are ready, serve the beef tips over the cooked egg noodles.
  7. Enjoy: Sit back, relax, and enjoy your delicious and effortless Crockpot Beef Tips & Noodles!