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“On one of my many cookbook /recipe searches , I found a cookbook called Americana Cookery. I liked the name , but I loved some of the recipes in it even more. Thought I might place some of them here for safe keeping and to share”
13hrs 48mins
1 sauerbraten

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wipe beef with a damp clothe.
  2. Place in a deep 10 inch container.
  3. Add vinegar and seasoning to beef, add enough water to cover.
  4. Place in refrigerator , covered, for 12-18 hours.
  5. Drain beef, reserving 1 cup of liquid.
  6. Mix flour with salt, sprinkle over beef.
  7. Heat shortening in heavy kettle or skillet.
  8. Add beef, cook until lightly browned on all sides.
  9. Turning, place rack under beef, add 1/2 cup of reserved liquid.
  10. Cover, cook over low heat for 3 hours or until tender.
  11. Add additional liquid if necessary.
  12. Prepare gravy, adding sugar to addltional flour.

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