Recipes like Moms* Used to
Mom usually uses stew meat or chuck roast, cut up.
3 cups water
10 oz package frozen mixed vegetables
1 1/2 LBS beef shank
1/2 cup shredded cabbage
1 medium onion, diced
1 TBLS dried basil
2 carrots, diced
1 clove garlic, minced
2 stalks celery w/ tops, sliced
16 oz can garbanzo beans
14 oz can tomatoes
1 tsp oregano
2 tsp salt
1 zucchini, sliced
Place all ingredients in crock pot except zucchini. Stir to mix thoroughly.
Cover and cook on Low for 10-16 hours (High 4 - 6 hours).
During last hour remove meat & bones. Cut up and return meat to soup with zucchini.
Turn on HIGH and cook one hour.