Tag: stew

Beef Bourguignon: A Classic French Comfort Food

Beef Bourguignon: A Classic French Comfort Food

Beef Bourguignon is a classic French dish that will forever remind me of culinary school. French for “Burgundy beef,” this is a rich well-known, French meat stew.  A simple food in many ways, the dish is flavored with garlic, onions, carrots and herbs.  There is […]

Ropa Vieja, An Easy Make-Ahead Family Dinner

Ropa Vieja, An Easy Make-Ahead Family Dinner

Ropa vieja is considered comfort food.  I can totally see why.  I first had ropa vieja on the Upper West Side of Manhattan at La Caridad.  This traditional Spanish dish, which translates to “old clothes,” is so named because the shredded meat looks torn, like […]