Healthy Beef Stroganoff
Whether you are pregnant for the first time or have other children, you want easy-to-prepare recipes so that following a healthy pregnancy eating plan is simple and you can make dinner for the whole family without having to prepare separate meals.
Healthy Beef Stroganoff Recipe
This is a Beef Stroganoff recipe that’s perfect for dinner during pregnancy and ideal for the whole family. The lean beef will give you iron, a nutrient important for a healthy pregnancy.
Recipe thanks to Nikki Boswell, Nutritionist.
|Prep Time||10 minutes|
|Cook Time||20 minutes|
- 500g beef rump cut into thin strips
- 1 large Onion
- 500g small mushrooms sliced
- 2/3 cup cup water
- 1 teaspoon beef stock (salt reduced)
- 2 tablespoons tomato paste (no added salt)
- 300ml Greek yoghurt
- 1 teaspoon lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon Worcestershire Sauce optional
- Over a medium-high heat, spray a large fry pan lightly with oil. Add beef strips to the pan and cook until medium rare. Remove beef from pan and set aside on a clean plate.
- Reduce heat and add diced onion and sliced mushrooms to the pan and sauté until tender. Add water, stock and tomato paste. Return beef to the pan and stir through.
- Combine lemon juice with Greek yoghurt and add to the pan. Allow to simmer for a further 5 minutes until well combined. Season with salt and pepper if desired.
- Serve with a selection of steamed vegetables and mashed potato.
250 calories per serve.
What is stroganoff?
Stroganoff usually consists of a dish with cream gravy made with beef broth and some type of cream, like sour cream or in this case Greek yoghurt.
It’s a Russian dish that became popular in the 19th century and is named after the Stroganov family.
What other meats can I use instead of beef in stroganoff?
You don’t have to use beef; you could try lamb or even chicken for stroganoff if you prefer.
What can I serve my stroganoff with?
If you don’t fancy mash with your stroganoff, you can try noodles, rice, roasted potatoes, garlic bread, sweet potato, roasted veggies or even salad.
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