Braised Beef with Tomatoes and Herbs
Pressure Cooker 86
beef chuck steak
cut into 1-in. cubes
Trim the meat of all fat and cut into 1½-in. cubes.
Heat the oil in a pressure cooker until almost smoking. Add the beef cubes and cook over high heat, stirring often, until lightly browned all over.
Add the garlic, onion and mushrooms and stir. Sprinkle with the flour and stir to coat the pieces evenly.
Add the wine, tomatoes, olives, thyme, bay leaf, cayenne and saffron.
Bring to a boil, stirring well.
Cover and add the pressure regulator. 4. Reduce the heat and cook according to the manufacturer's instructions, 20 to 25 min.
Uncover as directed. Pour the beef into a serving dish and sprinkle with the chopped parsley.