Easy Crock Pot Beef Curry Stew

Beef Curry Stew
Diana Rattray
Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 9 hrs
Total: 9 hrs 10 mins
Servings: 4 to 6 servings
Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
413 Calories
19g Fat
23g Carbs
37g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 4 to 6
Amount per serving
Calories 413
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19g 24%
Saturated Fat 6g 29%
Cholesterol 101mg 34%
Sodium 405mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 23g 8%
Dietary Fiber 4g 15%
Protein 37g
Calcium 79mg 6%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

This beef curry is easy to prepare and cooks all day in the slow cooker. Curry powder and some Creole seasoning flavor the stew, and you probably have the ingredients on hand. Tomatoes small white onions make this beef stew a hearty, satisfying dinner.

Serve this tasty beef curry with rice or noodles and a tossed salad.


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil or vegetable oil
  • 1 1/2 pounds lean stew beef or other lean beef, cut into cubes
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon Creole or Cajun seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 medium onions, sliced
  • 1 can (14.5 ounces) diced tomatoes, drained
  • 3/4 cup beef broth
  • 4 teaspoons curry powder, or to taste
  • 1 jar (about 12 ounces) small white onions, drained, or frozen pearl onions

Steps to Make It

  1. Heat the vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium heat.

  2. In a food storage bag or shallow bowl, combine the flour, salt, Creole seasoning, and garlic powder; toss beef with the mixture.

  3. Add the coated beef to the skillet along with the sliced onions. Cook, stirring, for about 4 to 6 minutes, or until beef is browned and onions are tender.

  4. Transfer the beef and onions mixture to a 4- to 6-quart slow cooker. Pour beef broth into the skillet and scrape up any browned bits. Pour over the beef and onions in the slow cooker.

  5. Add tomatoes and stir in curry powder and small white onions.

  6. Cover and cook on low heat for 8 to 10 hours.

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