Doerksen Family Recipes: Dynamite Crockpot Pepper Steak


Our family loves to gather in the heart of the home to prepare and enjoy a home cooked meal together. Over the years, we’ve developed quite a collection of recipes. Since launching our line of grass fed beef, to help inspire our home cooks and devoted customers, we’ve decided to share our most popular family recipes.

Today’s Feature: Dynamite Crockpot Pepper Steak.

Back-to-school leaves families with hardly any time to prepare hearty, nutritious meals. This simple recipe is so easy to prepare. The crockpot does all of the hard work for you - set it and forget it! When you come home after a long day, a hot meal (without the fuss) will be waiting for you and the family to enjoy!


  • 1 ½- 2 lbs stew meat

  • 4 tomatoes or 1 can of diced tomatoes

  • 2 bell peppers

  • 1 tbsp cornstarch

  • 1 cup chopped onion


  • ¼ cup soya sauce

  • ½ tsp garlic

  • 1 tsp sugar

  • ½ tsp salt

  • ¼ tsp pepper

  • ¼ tsp ginger

  • 1 cup chopped onion


  • Mix sauce ingredients together

  • Add 1 ½- 2 lbs stew meat and chopped onions to the crockpot, pour sauce on top

  • Cook on low for 8 hours, or on high for 4 hours

  • Once meat is tender, add:

    • 4 chopped tomatoes (or 1 can diced tomatoes)

    • 2 green peppers, cut into strips

  • Combine: ½ cup water with 1 tbsp cornstarch, stir into meat and veggie mixture and cook on high until sauce is thickened (approx ½ hour).

  • Serve over rice or mashed potatoes.

 Order our delicious Stew Meat online, available in our Beef Staples Box. Call 587-225-2477 or email  

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