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Easy Cholent

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  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1 pound stew meat or flanken If using stew meat, add marrow bones for more flavor
  • 1/2 cup cholent mix beans If you don't have cholent mix, use 1/4 cup kidney beans and 1/4 cup navy beans
  • 1 cup pearled barley
  • 3 medium potatoes, cubed
  • 4-6 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon salt


In crock pot, place ingredients in the following order:
onion, meat, (bones), beans, barley, potatoes, spices, water
If you use stew meat, you can sprinkle some meat tenderizer on it so it softens the meat. Cover and cook on low for around 26 hours.