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Slow Cooker Oxtail

Prep Time
20 mins

Cook Time
6 - 7 hrs




  • 500 – 600 gr Oxtail pieces.
  • 3 chopped onions.
  • 3 med sized red chilies chopped(optional).
  • 250 ml veggie stock
  • Optional half a cup of red wine.(can use white)
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste.(3 Table spoons tomato ketchup)
  • 1 tablespoons Mrs Balls Chutney (1Tsp apricot jam/jelly).
  • 250 gr button mushrooms
  • 2 bay leafs
  • 3 large cloves garlic crushed (you cannot imagine how good garlic s for you).
  • 6 carrots diced and sliced
  • 10-12 whole pickling onions skin removed refer
  • 6-8 baby potatoes washed with skins on refer (banting dieters can add sweet potato)
  • Right,  to get it going is easy, you put your oxtail plus all other the ingredient into the slow cooker.
  • Pour the stock over everything and cover with the lid.
  • Cook on high for 1 hour and when leaving to go to work turn heat down to low for 6 to 7 hours.
  • And that's how easy it is to prepare cook this great meal.


There are so many different ways for one to plate this delicious oxtail meal, and here we give you a few ideas

  • Traditional brown or white rice. 
  •  Basmati rice
  • Creamy mash potatoes.
  • It tastes just as delicious with any pasta.
  • In certain parts of Africa, especially, the oxtail is served with  mielie pap.
  • And can even be served with a loaf of fresh bread or some fresh rolls or a French loaf.

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Oven Temperatures

  • 325° F
  • 350° F
  • 375° F
  • 400°F
  • 165° C
  • 177° C
  • 190° C
  • 200° C
  • Slow
  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Moderately Hot

This article was printed from Home-Cooking-Haven.com.com

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