Slow-Cooker Pepper Steak

Flavors of ginger and soy sauce blend during slow cooking to make a delicious beef dinner.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 7 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 6

Ingredients

1 1/2
lb boneless beef round steak
2
medium onions, cut into 1/4-inch slices
1
clove garlic, finely chopped
1/2
teaspoon finely chopped gingerroot or 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
1
cup Progresso™ beef flavored broth (from 32-oz carton)
3
tablespoons soy sauce
2
tablespoons cornstarch
1/4
cup cold water
2
medium green bell peppers, cut into 3/4-inch strips
2
medium tomatoes, cut into eighths
6
cups hot cooked rice
  • 1 Remove fat from beef. Cut beef into 6 serving pieces. Spray 12-inch skillet with cooking spray; heat over medium-high heat. Cook beef in skillet about 8 minutes, turning once, until brown.
  • 2 In 3- to 4-quart slow cooker, layer beef, onions, garlic and gingerroot. In small bowl, mix broth and soy sauce; pour over beef.
  • 3 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 7 to 9 hours or until beef is tender.
  • 4 In small bowl, mix cornstarch and water; gradually stir into beef mixture. Stir in bell peppers. Increase heat setting to High. Cover; cook 10 to 12 minutes or until slightly thickened. Stir in tomatoes. Cover; cook about 3 minutes longer or just until tomatoes are thoroughly heated. Serve over rice.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    390
    (
    Calories from Fat
    40),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    4 1/2g
    4 1/2%
    (Saturated Fat
    1 1/2g,
    1 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    65mg
    65%;
    Sodium
    1270mg
    1270%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    55g
    55%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    4g
    4%
    ),
    Protein
    32g
    32%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    10%;
    Vitamin C
    35%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    25%;
    Exchanges:
    3 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 3 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    3 1/2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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