If You're Not Making These Stew Recipes, You Should Be

Chicken and beef stew is old news; instead, try these recipes right now


The next time you’re in the mood for stew make this. 

Traditional stew recipes consist of chicken or beef, but you can do so much more with stew. The next time you’re in the mood for a hearty meal, try making stew with short ribs, sausage, and even lentils. You can experiment with different broths and you can even add wine. Keep reading to find amazing stew recipes you should be making right now. 

Guinness Stew

This hearty stew is filled with sausage, peppers, potatoes, carrots, and of course, Guinness.

For the Guinness Stew recipe, click here.

Japanese Short Rib Stew

This short rib stew is inspired by a traditional Japanese comfort food dish, nikujaga, a stew made with either pork or beef and potatoes. — Maya Noguchi

For the Japanese Short Rib Stew recipe, click here.

Mediterranean Fish Stew with Chard

This soulful stew with crisp bread slices makes an elegant meal that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes. If you prefer, you can substitute an additional cup of stock for the wine. — Whole Foods

For the Mediterranean Fish Stew with Chard recipe, click here.

Rosemary Lentil Stew

This soup is perfect for a cool evening and it's really easy to make. I loaded it with frozen veggies and lentils so it was quick to come together and cooked while I baked some fresh bread. — Sarena Shasteen

For the Rosemary Lentil Stew recipe, click here.