Wine Braised Shortribs
- 3 pounds English-cut shortribs
- Salt and freshly ground black pepper
- 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
- 2 cups red wine
- 3 tbsp tomato paste
- 1 large onion, diced
- 1 tbsp smoked paprika
- 1 1/2 pounds red potatoes, quartered but left unpeeled
- 2 tbsp olive oil, divided
- 1/4 cup beef broth
- 2 tbsp finely chopped rosemary
- Heat a 6-quart Dutch oven over medium high heat. Add oil and heat for one more minute.
- Season shortribs with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Add to Dutch oven and cook until deeply browned on all sides. Remove and keep warm.
- Add remaining oil and onion and sauté until lightly browned at the edges. Add potatoes, shortribs, and remaining ingredients except rosemary.
- Place in a cold oven then turn oven to 250° and bake for 5 1/2 hours.
- Remove and skim fat. Serve sprinkled with rosemary.