Main Dishes

Home Cured Corned Beef

You can make your own corned beef instead of buying that stuff in the stores with all the chemicals. This is just like my Mom would buy from our local Jewish grocer.

12
6 1/2 cups water
1 bottle Guinness stout
1 cup kosher salt
1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
1 cinnamon stick, broken in pieces
1 tsp. mustard seeds
1 tsp black peppercorns
8 whole cloves
8 whole allspice berries
2 bay leaves, crumbled
1/2 tsp. ground ginger
1 (4 to 5 lb.) beef brisket, trimmed
Place water in a large stockpot along with the salt, sugar, cinnamon stick, mustard seeds, peppercorns, cloves, allspice, bay leaves and ginger. Cook over high heat until the salt and sugar are dissolved....
See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
561

Sodium
9831mg
409% DV

Fat
33g
51% DV

Protein
38g
76% DV

Carbs
35g
11% DV

Fiber
5g
22% DV