My hubby always requests me to make him this dish, so I like to call this dish “Husband’s Happiness”

Get ready to satisfy your taste buds with a beloved and effortless-to-make dish: the Slow Cooker Swiss Steak. This exquisite meal showcases succulent beef immersed in a delectable mushroom sauce, meticulously prepared to achieve a flawlessly soft texture that effortlessly dissolves in the tongue.

On a leisurely Sunday, the captivating scent of Swiss Steak permeated my kitchen, creating a sense of excitement for the upcoming meal. Upon being served, my family’s eyes gleamed with anticipation. The initial taste was truly heavenly; the meat was soft and full of flavor, while the sauce was indulgently rich and gratifying. This was a moment characterized by mutual elation and is still nostalgically remembered.

Why should you try this recipe? Not only is it about the tasty food, but also about the warm, special times it brings together. This recipe for Slow Cooker Swiss Steak will make your taste buds happy and bring your family together. Let’s look at this really tasty meal.

Slow Cooker Swiss Steak Recipe


6 average-sized beef blade steaks

1 average-sized onion, sliced

8 ounces fresh mushrooms, thinly sliced

3/4 cup chicken broth

1/2 cup cream

1/4 cup dry sherry

1/4 cup all-purpose flour

4 tablespoons oil

Salt and pepper, for seasoning

1 tablespoon minced fresh thyme

1 1/2 teaspoons mild paprika

2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley


Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Season beef steaks with salt and pepper and brown on both sides. Transfer to the slow cooker.

In the same skillet, add the remaining oil and sauté mushrooms and onions until tender. Add thyme and paprika, cooking for an additional minute.

Transfer the mushroom and onion mix to the slow cooker over the steaks.

Whisk chicken stock, dry sherry, and flour in a bowl until smooth. Pour over the beef and mushrooms in the slow cooker.

Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours (or high for 4-5 hours), until beef is tender.

Remove steaks and stir parsley and cream into the sauce in the slow cooker. Return the steaks, coating them in the sauce.

Cook on low for an additional 10 minutes.

Serve the Swiss steak with rice, mashed potatoes, or your favorite sides and relish this delightful meal!

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