• 500 g lean beef chuck steak
  • 2 onions, peeled and cut into 2cm dice
  • 1 Tbsp paprika
  • 400 g can Wattie's Whole Peeled Tomatoes in Juice
  • ½ cup Wattie's Tomato Puree
  • 425 g can Craig's Mexican-Style Chilli Beans Medium Hot
  • 12 mushrooms, diced
  • ½ cup beef stock

1. Dice the beef chuck steak into large 3cm pieces.

2. Heat a dash of oil in a frying pan and brown the meat in two batches over a moderate to high heat and then transfer to a casserole.

3. Add the onion to the pan and cook 2-3 minutes. Sprinkle over the paprika and cook for half a minute before stirring in the Wattie’s Whole Peeled Tomatoes in juice, Wattie's Tomato Puree, Craig’s Mexican Style Chilli Beans, mushrooms and beef stock.

4. Bring to the boil and then pour over the beef. Cover and cook at 160°C for 1 1/4 hours until the meat is tender.

Serve hot with your favourite green vegetable and some mashed potato.

Crockpot/Slow Cooker Instructions:

For best results, follow steps 1-3 and place all ingredients in slow cooker, except beef stock. Cook on LOW for approx 8 hours (refer to your user manual). Serve as above.

Made With

Whole Peeled Tomatoes in Juice

Plump, juicy, sun-ripened Italian tomatoes left on the vine to soak up the sunshine and reach their full, rich flavour.

Tomato Purée

Smooth puréed tomato that can be used as a base to make sauces, casseroles & soups.

Chilli Beans Hot

Nourishing kidney beans are added to a thick and rich blend of tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, onions and chilli powder. The delicious hot flavour is suitable for those looking for something hot and spicy!

Rate and Review

9 Ratings

Reviews (9)

Sandra's Review | Rating

Very hearty, tasty winter fare, nice with garlic mash and fresh steamed greens.

Lorna's Review | Rating

This was very nice aswell as easy to prepare. I replaced the Mexican Beans with Watties Mild Chilli beans so it wasn t so spicey on those sensitive tongues.

Eileen's Rating
Sharon's Review | Rating

Loved it. Lots of flavour and texture. The best crock pot recipe I've come across to date.

jade's Review | Rating

I make this often. It's tasty and fast to prepare.

Kelly McQuinn's Review | Rating

Delicious, hearty, goes far. Make it every week.

Marama Kingi's Review | Rating

Awesome recipe, Simple and delicious.

Teal's Review | Rating

Made this for dinner last night in the slow cooker it was delicious and the kids loved it. We had it with mashed kumara and broccoli.

Rochelle Fatai's Review | Rating

This was yum, perfectly matched with creamy mash. Texture great and so easy.