Main Meal Recipes > New England Boiled Dinner

How to make New England boiled dinner:
A traditional and simple way of making a full meal in one pot.


1 medium joint of beef
3 parsnips peeled and sliced
6 carrots peeled and sliced
3 turnips peeled and sliced
4 onions peeled and sliced
6 potatoes peeled and sliced
1 medium cabbage peeled and sliced
parsley chopped
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- Put the meat into a saucepan of salted water.
- Bring to the boil and then simmer for 3 hours.
- Add the vegetables except the cabbage.
- Cook for 45 minutes.
- Add the cabbage and parsley.
- Cook for a further 15 minutes.
- Serve with cooked beetroot.